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Ryo 2011 in Beirut Lebanon

Albums as band leader

  •  Level 8 (2017 CD)  70th Jubilee Special!

  •  Selected Works 1979 to 1983 by Ryo Kawasaki (2016 Vinyl EP)

  •  Little One (2016 Vinyl EP)

  •  Spain/Plays Solo Guitar (2012 CD)

  •  Live in Beirut 2011 (2011 CD)

  •  Tribute to Keith Jarret/Live in Concert (2010 CD)

  •  Late Night Willie (2009 CD)

  •  Agana (2007 CD)

  •   E (2002 CD)

  •   Reval (2001 CD)

  •   Cosmic Rhythm (1999 CD)

  •   Sweet Life (1996 CD)

  •   Remixes, remixes Vol.1. (1995 CD)

  •   Love Within the Universe (1994 CD)

  •   My Reverie (1993 CD)

  •   Here, There and Everywhere (1992 CD)

  •   Images (1987 CD)

  • Discography     

    CD reissues are shown by released year of CD format.


    Ryo 1981 in New York City

    12 inch dance vinyl EPs

  • Electric World (1987)
  • One Kiss (1988)
  • No Expectations (1988)
  • Say Baby I Love You (1988)
  • Wildest Dreams (1989)
  • Life Is the Rhythm (1989)
  • Pleasure Garden (1990)
  • Recordings with others including Compilation/Omnibus releases

  •  Head-Rock / Jiro Inagaki & Soul Media (1970)

     Sound of Sound Limited / Takeshi Inomata (1970)

  •  トワモア "愛の泉" (1970)

  •  熱狂の対決 / ドラムと和太鼓 / 猪俣猛とサウンドリミテッド (1971)

  •  Something / Jiro Inagaki & Soul Media Feat.Steve Marcus (1971)

  •  Bridge Over Troubled Water 明日に架ける橋 / Masahiko Sato & Big Soul Media 佐藤允彦とビッグソウルメディア (1971)

  •  Rock Guitar Battle '71 / Various artists (1971)

  •  Guitar Workshop / Various artists (1971)

  •  戦争を知らない子供たち (1972)

  •  Chigaihoken / Ushio Sakai (1973)

  •  Plays The Music Of Jimi Hendrix / Gil Evans (1974)

  •  Mobius / Cedar Walton (1975)

  •  There Comes a Time / Gil Evans (1976)

  •  Tarika Blue vol.1 / Tarika Blue (1976)

  •  What Would It Be Without You / Joe Lee Wilson (1976)

  •  Tokyo Concert / Gil Evans (1976)

  •  Tarika Blue vol.2 / Tarika Blue (1977)

  •  Main Force / Elvin Jones (1977)

  •  Time Capsule / Elvin Jones (1977)

  •  Aft / JoAnne Brackeen (1978)

  •  'round About Midnight / Ted Curson (1978)

  •  Trinkets and Things / JoAnne Brackeen (1979)

  •  Pleasure / Shigeharu Mukai (1979)

  •  The New Orchestra / Joe Gallivan (1979)

  •  Inside the plane of the elliptic / Clint Houston (1979)

  •  All-In All-Out / Masahiko Sato - 佐藤允彦 (1979)

  •  I Heard Mingus / Ted Curson (1980)

  •  Manhattan Skyline / Hiroki Miyano (1980)

  •  Canciones del Mar y de la Tierra / Earthsong-Oceansong / Suni Paz (1981)

  •  Impressions of Charles Mingus / Teo Macero (1983)

  •  Crystalization (夕日とハドソン) / 高野基長 (1986)

  •  Christmas Songs / Carolling Carollers (1988)

  •  New York String Quartet vol.1 / New York String Quartet (1988)

  •  New York String Quartet vol. 2 / New York String Quartet (1989)

  •  Seoul 2 Soul / Jang Yeon Jin (1992)

  •  Wave / Camila Benson (1995)

  •  Classic Jazz Funk, Vol. 6: The Definitive Jap-Jazz Mastercuts / Various artists (1995)

  •  Jazziz on Disc / Various artists (1995)

  •  Dusty Fingers Volume 1 / Various artists (1995)

  •  Memories / Camila Benson (1996)

  •  Trinkets and Things / Cosmic Village (1997)

  •  Desafinado / Camila Benson (1997)

  •  I Will / John Clark (1997)

  •  RCA Victor 80th Anniversary, Vol. 6: 1970-1979 / Various artists (1997)

  •  Battle of the Bands: Evans Vs. Mingus / Various artists (1998)

  •  Super Guitarists / Various artists (1999)

  •  Jazz Spectrum: Real Jazz for Real People, Vol. 2 / Various artists (1999)

  •  Three Flutes Up / Chip Shelton (1999)

  •  花時計PINK ROSE (2000)

  •  More What Flutes 4 / Chip Shelton (2001)

  •  Different Dreams 2 / Various artists - Estonian Jazz (2001)

  •  Impressions of Miles Davis / Teo Macero (2001)

  •  BEAMS Presents SUPER FLAVORS (2003)

  •  Sweet Roses / Jaanika Ventsel (2016)

    Sample/Song Licensing

  •  A View From the Underground / Diamond D (1992)

  •  It's a Shame - Butcher Mix / 4, 5, 6 / Kool G Rap (1995)

  •  Intro / It's a Beautiful Thing / Keith Murray (1999)

  •  I Hear Voices / Forever / Puff Daddy(パフダディ) (1999)

  •  Queen of The Ghetto / Truth Hurts (2002)

  •  Grand Theft Auto IV / Raisns / Grand Theft Auto IV soundtrack (2008)

  •  Ventilation /Mood Muzik3 / Joe Budden (2008)

  •  Trinkets and Things / My Sun / Sofia Rubina (2008)

    Film Sound track

  •   空の筏< / IMAX FILM ( 国際花と緑の博覧会 出展作品) (1990)

    Ballet Music

  •  Still Point (9 segments)/Estonian National Opera Theater (2001)

    Software

  • Kawasaki Synthesizer (1984)
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  • Kawasaki Rhythm Rocker (1984)
  • Kawasaki Magical Musicquill (1985)
  • Kawasaki Midi Workstation (1986)
  • Video and film Appearances

  • Different Drummer with Elvin Jones (1979)
  • Jazz in Exile Documentary (1982)
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    Ryo 1970 in Tokyo Japan

    Albums as band leader

  •  Easy Listening Jazz Guitar (1970 LP / 2007 CD)

  •   Gut's the Guitar (1970 LP)

  •   Prism (1975 LP / 2003 CD)

  •   Eight Mile Road (1976 LP / 2003 CD)

  •   Juice (1976 LP / 2004 CD)

  •   Ring Toss (1977 LP / 2010 CD)

  •   Nature's Revenge (1978 LP)

  •   Mirror of My Mind (1979 LP / 1997 CD)

  •   Little Tree (1980 LP / 1997 CD )

  •   Live (1980 LP / 1997 CD )

  •   Sapporo (1980 LP / 2011 CD)

  •   Ryo (1982 LP)

  •   Lucky Lady (1983 LP)