Masaru Imada – Songs on my Mind 1982

Masaru Imada – Songs on my Mind 1982

Imada was born in Tokyo on 21 March 1932.[1] He had classical piano lessons.[1] He played jazz in student bands while a student at Meiji University, after which he worked in business for a year.[1] He then decided to pursue music professionally.[1] From 1953 he was part of clarinetist Eiji Kitamura‘s band.[1]

Imada had his own trio from 1964.[1] He formed Now’in, a fusion band, in 1984.[1] He played internationally at jazz festivals from the 1970s.[1]

Tracks 00:00 01. Black Orpheus 06:03 02. Georgia On My Mind 12:42 03. Everything Happens To Me 21:34 04. On Green Dolphin Street 26:41 05. I Remember Clifford 35:06 06. It Could Happen To You