Nobuo Hara and His Sharps & Flats LP – Big Band Congress (1976)
This LP contains big band versions of American Jazz classics. The legendary Nobuo Hara and His Sharps & Flats formation is a 17-member big band formed in 1951. It helped to make jazz popular in Japan after World War II.
The LP “Big Band Congress” was recorded in 1969 and 1970, this is the 1976 reissue of the Master Sonic Columbia Series. It’s worth mentioning arrangements by Masahiko Satoh and Oliver Nelson.
EX record. VG+ to EX sleeve (5cm bottom split seam). Comes with obi and insert.