Otomo Yoshihide has been appointed as guest director for Sapporo International Art Festival 2017
Otomo Yoshihide plays a guitar once owned by Masayuki Takayanagi, plus 8mm film footage of Takayanagi live screened
The Japanese omni-musician continues our online tribute to Ornette Coleman
Resonance Projects present a rare performance by the influential Japanese musician at Cafe Oto in Dalston, North East London. Yoshihide will be appearing with luminaries Steve Beresford, John Edwards, Eddie Prevost, Benedict Drew, Louisa Martin, Tomas Korber, Xentos "Fray" Bentos, and DJ Sniff. Monday November 24, 7PM at Cafe Oto, 18-22 Ashwin Street, London, E8 3DL, Tickets: £10, £5 concessions
A record which captures Otomo's exuberant, open hearted love of music. This review originally appeared in The Wire 220 (June 2002).