花も- Hanamo | NCM2 CHOIR

ロサンゼルスを拠点に活動する日系ゴスペルコーラスグループ、NCM2 CHOIR の新譜CDが完パケとなりました。このアルバムは2013年5月5日(日)にiTunes (U.S./EU) で先行発売され、5月半ばにCDがリリースされます。

CDジャットのカバーアートはノブ・ホサナ画伯の描き下ろし、GINTE2(銀河鉄道)の、ダバシュー・本田氏もアコギで友情参加。そして、長澤祐一さんの激レア!ギブソン・レスポールが唸ってます〜(笑)。

このアルバムはNCM2の世代交代CD第一弾!でもあり、若手の新メンバー、イ・ジュンソク (Junseok Lee)のヴォーカルと、新鋭の作・編曲家、CoroHanaさんを編曲とキーボードをフィーチャーした POPなアルバムに仕上がりました。

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NEW RELEASE!!

新メンバー、イ・ジュンソク (Junseok Lee)を
フィーチャーした NCM2 CHOIR のニューアルバム!

NCM2 CHOIR

“花も- Hanamo”(MP-10342)

2013年5月5日(日)iTunes (U.S.A.) 先行リリース!

“Hanamo – 花も” | NCM2 CHOIR“
Acclaimed Japanese-American gospel choir NCM2 is back with Hanamo, their latest studio album which features the soulful talents of new member and lead vocalist Junseok Lee. From an inspired cover of the hit “You Raise Me Up” to the J-pop master piece “Nada Sousou,” this album offers a novel yet nostalgic twist on some of the most beloved pop and gospel songs of the decade.

iTunes (US)
https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/hanamo-ep/id643095435
iTunes (Japan)
https://itunes.apple.com/jp/album/hanamo-ep/id643095435
Amazon.com
http://www.amazon.com/

発売元:MMP., DBA Maki Music Production, Inc.

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【収録曲】

1. 花も – Hanamo
Music and Lyrics by MEBIG
© MEBIG

2. You Raise Me Up
Music by Rolf Løvland Lyrics by Brendan Graham
© Universal Music Publishing

3. 涙そうそう – Nada Sousou
Lyrics by Ryoko Moriyama Music by Begin
© Amuse Inc.

4. あなたと会うたびに – Anatato Autabini
Music and Lyrics by Michiko Hill
© Timo Music Publishing/ASCAP

5. 小さな体 – Chiisana Karada
Lyrics by Akiko M. Wood Music by Yoshio J. Maki
© Timo Music Publishing/ASCAP

6. 花も – Hanamo (Alternative Version)
Music and Lyrics by MEBIG
© MEBIG

NCM2 CHOIR

Michiko Hill: Soprano, Steinway 9-ft. “D” Piano and Hammond B3 Organ
Junseok Lee: Lead Vocal on Track # 1, #2, #3 and #6
Yoshio J. Maki (a.k.a. Taicho): Lead Vocal on Track #4 and #5 and Acoustic Guitar on Track #4 and Tenor
Yuri Matsuo (a.k.a. Madam): Soprano and Alto
Naomi Taniguchi: Soprano and Alto
Akiko Y. Watanabe (a.k.a. Tamamama): Soprano and Alto

【参加ミュージシャン】

CoroHana: Electric Keyboards on Track #2, #3 #4 and #6 and Background Chorus & Lilting on Track #2
Peewee Hill: Electric Bass
Davashu Honda: Acoustic Guitar on Track #2
Yuichi Nagasawa: Electric Guitar on Track #3
Tom Strahle: Electric Guitar on Track #5
Walter Rodriguez: Drums on Track #5
Song #2 and #6 arranged by CoroHana, and Song #1, #3, #4 and #5 arranged by Michiko Hill
Song chorus arranged by Michiko Hill, except Song #2 chorus arranged by CoroHana

【スタッフ】

Tracks recorded by Peewee Hill and Yoshio J. Maki at Master’s Crib, Pasadena, California
Vocal tracks recorded by Yoshio J. Maki at MMP Studio, Winnetka, California
Electric Keyboards on tracks #2, #3, #4 and #6 recorded by CoroHana at CoroHana Studio, Tokyo, Japan
Lead vocal track #3 recorded by Ahn min jung at Ahn Studio, Seoul, South Korea
Tracks #1, #3, #4 and #5 mixed by Peewee Hill at Master’s Crib, Pasadena, California
Tracks #2 and #6 mixed by Jim Scheffler at Mix Place, Canyon Country, California
Mastered by Jim Scheffler at Mix Place, Canyon Country, California
Cover Art by Nobu Hosana
Photo by Kakuzo Kudo
Cover design & title lettering by Tadakazu Mogi at Green House, Tokyo, Japan

Produced by Yoshio J. Maki

Copyright ℗ 2013 MMP., DBA Maki Music Production, Inc. All Rights Reserved.