Starting from the song of winter by Ken'ichi Itoi "Snow on the Lidge", next to it and spring-summer and autum ,now assenbled the pieces released all through a year,In 2022 ryoondo-tea presents as an album "Musics for seasons and gardens".featuring traditional SAHARI ORIN by Nanjo kohbo, Ken'ichi Itoi ,OTOGRAPH,Junya Yanagihira (ironomi) and Yukihiko Yotsukura (from Coupie) gather in their respective songs.
Yukihiko Yotsukura is a musician based in Ishinomaki City, Miyagi Prefecture. His work is created in pursuit of the concept of "Hare to Ke” ̶ a traditional Japanese world-view of unique occurrences with common everyday ones and their interrelationships with space and time. Simultaneously, as an active member of some of the fascinating local folk entertainment groups that emerged after the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake, he continues to study the expressions brought up by the people of the land and their daily lives. He gave a spirited and rousing Taiko drumming performance at the 2015 Milan International Exposition.
Born in Nagano,1984. Started lesson of piano at 7 yeas old, From 2004 He started composition piano pieces, He wrote and play with various artists for pictures, movies, short film, contemporary dance. ――The picture of music, flexible and delicate sound texture like plants The background music of the human memory start to move the freezing time---
Merging visuals with sound, Oto-graph are Takashi Iura and Sachiyo Oshima, a very talented duo from Kyoto. The group builds elaborate layers of harmonious and compelling audio that when blended with visuals, transform space into an ultimate sensory experience. The duo first called themselves Oto-graph in July of 2004. Their debut show came only a month later when they were selected to perform the Ryoondo-Tea Electronic Evening at the Kyoto Honen-in Temple.
As known as "PsysEx",Ken'ichi Itoi has released his works and his theme is polyrhythm.As known as released from Haruomi Hosono's Daisyworlddiscs(AVEX) , colaborate works with ATOMTM,ALVANOTO,OVAL.And he co-starring live act on Kyoto with various label for example CLUSTER,APHEXTWIN,RICHIEHAWTIN,SKETCH SHOW, mille-plateaux,raster-noton12k .....And he play live act in famous temple like Enryakuji,Chion-in,and Honen-in,Daikakuji temple. and replesentative of ryoondo-tea with KenIchiro Hoshi,His conception is spred to Musics for new space,and mixture with the local tradition of Japanese country side.