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The Best of Yoshikazu Mera

Works for counter-tenor, piano and orchestra

Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor), Kikuko Ogura (piano), Natsuko Uchiyama (piano)

Bach Collegium Japan, Japan Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra, Karen Orchestra, Ghibli Orchestra, Masaaki Suzuki, Shigeo Genda

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Contents:

Jouzuru Hisaishi: Mononoke

1:27
  • Ghibli Orchestra
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor)

 Excerpt  Rachmaninov: Songs (14), Op. 34

3:39
  • Japan Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
  • Shiego Genda
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor)

Vocalise, Op.34 No.14

3:39

 Excerpt  Handel: Rinaldo

3:49
  • Japan Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
  • Shiego Genda
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor)

Rinaldo, HWV 7: Lascia ch´io pianga (Let me Lament)

3:49

 Excerpt  Handel: Messiah

4:28
  • Bach Collegium Japan
  • Masaaki Suzuki
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor)

Messiah, HWV 56: But who may abide

4:28

 Excerpt  Bach, J S: St John Passion, BWV245

4:35
  • Bach Collegium Japan
  • Masaaki Suzuki
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor)

St. John Passion, BWV 245: Von den Stricken meiner Sunden (From the Fetters of my Sins)

4:35

 Excerpt  Bach, J S: Christmas Oratorio, BWV248

5:08
  • Bach Collegium Japan
  • Masaaki Suzuki
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor)

Christmas Oratorio, BWVv248: Bereite dich, Zion... (Prepare Yourself, Zion...)

5:08

 Excerpt  Handel: Serse

3:02
  • Japan Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
  • Shiego Genda
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor)

Serse (Xerxes), HWV 40: Ombra mai fu (Largo)

3:02

 Excerpt  Dvorak: Gypsy Melodies (7), Op. 55 (B104)

2:07
  • Japan Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
  • Shiego Genda
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor)

Zigeuner lieder (Gypsy Melodies), Op. 55: IV. Songs My Mother Taught Me

2:07

Koscak Yamada: Higanbana (Amaryllises)

3:46
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor), Kikuko Ogura (piano)

Dan: Komoriuta (Lullaby)

4:26
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor), Natsuko Uchiyama (piano)
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Nakada: Yomise no uta (Song of the Market Stalls)

2:18
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor), Natsuko Uchiyama (piano)

Corelli: Sonata da chiesa a tre, Op. 1 No. 11 in D minor

2:19
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor), Natsuko Uchiyama (piano)

Akatonbo (The Red Dragonfly)

2:19

Humiwo Hayasaka: Uguisu (Nightingale)

4:25
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor), Kikuko Ogura (piano)

Nakayama: Kachuusha no uta (Katjusha´s Song)

5:23
  • Karen Orchestra
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor)

Takagi: Mizuiro no Warutsu (Light Blue Waltz)

3:49
  • Karen Orchestra
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor)

Koga: Kage wo shitaite (I Long for a Shadow)

5:51
  • Karen Orchestra
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor)

Goldstein, R: Music of the Spheres

5:37
  • Yoshikazu Mera (counter-tenor), Jiro Yoshida (guitar), Gil Goldstein (piano), Ben Wittman (cymbals), Eijiro Nakagawa (trombone)

Mononoke

4:01
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