This is a first album of E.D.F. recorded in 2001.
The drops of the thier sound which does not fade even if it passes through a time, but permeates increase and the heart, and crowds and dies brightness further. Here is old but new music, nostalgic although it is fresh.
Takeshi SHIMIZU (piano, compose), Youichi TANAKA (trumpet), Tsutomu TAKEI (saxes), Satoshi NISHIKAWA (bass), Baker Doi (drums)
Takeshi SHIMIZU piano, composer
When he was a junior high school student, he heard benny goodman (Cl) with radio, and met with jazz.
He studied the piano under Mr. Yasunobu Matsuo of composer and keyboard player of "mar-pa" on the 2nd year of the junior high school student's Christmas Eve. Since he entered the high school, he studied under Mr. Sadayasu Fujii, jazz pianist.
And he performs live activity as a jazz pianist from the time of college admission in Kansai, Kanto, Shikoku, etc. Japan.
He formed the band "E.D.F." to be performed focusing on his original music in 1992.
He announced long-awaited CD album "E.D.F." with Mr. Seitaro Kuroda's jacket picture in 2001.
Moreover, second album of E.D.F. "SALVATION BY FAITH / E.D.F." was put on the market in April, 2008.
The live recording "Live at Kozagawa" of E.D.F. was put on the market in May, 2010.
And He released a solo piano album "Takeshi plays Takeshi" and a DUO album "TAKE TAKE" (with saxophonist Tsutomu TAKEI).
The album "Sea Of Clouds" which commemorated formation 20 years of E.D.F. was put on the market in October, 2012.