Spotlight: Kazuhisa Uchihashi

Kazuhisa Uchihashi is one of the foremost guitar improvisers to come out of Japan. In addition to guitar he plays the daxophone, an instrument devised by Hans Reichel. You can get some of Uchihashi’s early history here.  As you will see from these videos, his wide range of influences, mastery of the E-H 16 Second Delay looper, and passionate proficiency make for an artistic world that transcends the sometimes self-limited boundaries of improvised music.

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