Umezu Kazutoki & Tom Cora

Tuesday, October 13, 1987. 9:00 pm

 

Umezu Kazutoki & Tom Cora at Roulette 1987

Umezu Kazutoki & Tom Cora

Tuesday, October 13, 1987. 9:00 pm

Svelte and smokey Tokyo sax and hot-wired cello.


Kazutoki Umezu (梅津和時 Umezu Kazutoki, born October 17, 1949 in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture) is a Japanese jazz saxophonist. He has performed with Tom Cora, Samm Bennett, Ruins, Michiyo Yagi and Susumu Hirasawa.

Thomas Henry Corra (September 14, 1953 – April 9, 1998), better known as Tom Cora, was an American cellist and composer, best known for his improvisational performances in the field of experimental jazz and rock. He recorded with John Zorn, Butch Morris, and The Ex, and was a member of Curlew, Third Person and Skeleton Crew.