Yoko Miwa

Premiere DateMar 7, 2021
Categories Jazz Music
00:00 The Jazz Hole with Linus
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03:31 Ma’of Roni Ben-Hur
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09:27 La Serena Roni Ben-Hur, Magos Herrera
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14:25 If You’re Blue Yoko Miwa Trio
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20:57 The Jazz Hole with Linus
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23:22 Interview with Yoko Miwa, Part I
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33:39 Largo Desolato Yoko Miwa Trio
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40:18 Interview with Yoko Miwa, Part II
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45:33 Lickety Split Yoko Miwa Trio
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54:59 The Jazz Hole with Linus
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56:08 But I Had To Say Goodbye Roni Ben-Hur
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61:50 Finish
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Linus welcomes interview guest Yoko Miwa on today’s episode of The Jazz Hole. Originally from Kobe, Japan, pianist, composer and educator Yoko Miwa is a long-time resident of Boston, MA. With her Yoko Miwa Trio, she just released album number nine: “Songs of Joy” (via Ubuntu Music). Tune in to find out how recording this beacon of optimism came about during dark times. Plus, three wonderful selections from guitarist, composer and educator Roni Ben-Hur’s brand new album “Stories” featuring an all-star lineup.


Roni Ben-Hur – Ma’of
Album: Stories
Roni Ben-Hur (g, composer), George Cables (p), Ingrid Jensen (tp), Harvie S (b) and Victor Lewis (d)

Roni Ben-Hur – La Serena
Album: Stories
Roni Ben-Hur (g), George Cables (p), Ingrid Jensen (tp), Harvie S (b), Victor Lewis (d) and Magos Herrera (voc)

Roni Ben-Hur – But I Had To Say Goodbye
Album: Stories
Roni Ben-Hur (g, composer), George Cables (p), Harvie S (b) and Victor Lewis (d)

Yoko Miwa Trio – If You’re Blue
Album: Keep Talkin’
Yoko Miwa (p, composer), Will Slater (b) and Scott Goulding (d)

Yoko Miwa Trio – Largo Desolato
Album: Songs of Joy
Yoko Miwa (p, composer), Will Slater (b) and Scott Goulding (d)

Yoko Miwa Trio – Lickety Split
Album: Pathways
Yoko Miwa (p, composer), Will Slater (b) and Scott Goulding (d)

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