Hiromi Uehara Start of New York Blue Note Performance, First Japanese ever to do so for 9 Years in a Row
With her newly released album “MOVE”, Hiromi Uehara, who has been touring along with Anthony Jackson (b), Simon Phillips (ds), has started a one week performance at Blue Note, a New York jazz club, from April 16th. It is her 9th year to do a one week performance in Blue Note. That is an unprecedented record as a Japanese.
There was a long line in front of the club before the doors were even opened, and by the time of the performance the club was full. Hiromi, dressed in a red outfit and red shoes passionately performed mostly new songs and said, “I am really happy to be able to return to this club again this year. Please enjoy,” to her audiences.
Performance at Blue Note is held till April 21st. After that there will be an Europe Tour from the 25th till the end of July.
Official Website: http://www.hiromiuehara.com/