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Toshiko Akiyoshi

First Name: 
Toshiko
Last Name: 
Akiyoshi
Skills/Instrument: 
Gender: 
f
Date of Birth: 
December 12, 1929
Birthplace: 
Dairen, China
Ethnicity:
Asian

Comments

Race/ethnicity categories

Should TA be listed as Japanese "Region of Origin"? Or East Asia, to be consistent with others from Japan? I chose the latter, then put Japanese under Ethnicity. -T Shull

Activities

sessions

Toshiko Akiyoshi November 13-14, 1953 - Session
11/13/1953 - 11/14/1953
Toshiko Akiyoshi July, 1956 - Session
07/01/1956 - 07/31/1956
Toshiko Akiyoshi July 5, 1957 - Session
07/05/1957
Toshiko Akiyoshi June 13, 1958 - Session
06/13/1958
Toshiko Akiyoshi April 2, 1960 - Session
04/02/1960
Toshiko Akiyoshi December 5, 1960 - Session
12/05/1960
Toshiko Akiyoshi February 1961 - Session
02/01/1961 - 02/28/1961
Toshiko Akiyoshi March 7-8 & 27, 1961 - Session
03/07/1961 - 03/27/1961
Toshiko Akiyoshi October 7, 1961 - Session
10/07/1961
Charles Mingus March 24, 1962 - Session
03/24/1962
Charles Mingus March 31, 1962 - Session
03/31/1962
Charles Mingus May 12, 1962 - Session
05/12/1962
Charles Mingus October 12, 1962 - Session
10/12/1962
Toshiko Akiyoshi spring 1963 - Session
03/20/1963 - 06/19/1963
Toshiko Akiyoshi spring 1963 - Session
03/20/1963 - 06/19/1963
Toshiko Akiyoshi March 30, 1963 - Session
03/30/1963
Toshiko Akiyoshi July 16-17, 1964 - Session
07/16/1964 - 07/17/1964
Toshiko Akiyoshi February 4-5, 1965 - Session
02/04/1965 - 02/05/1965
Toshiko Akiyoshi July 30, 1968 - Session
07/30/1968
Toshiko Akiyoshi August 18-19, 1970 - Session
08/18/1970 - 08/19/1970
Toshiko Akiyoshi February 5, 1971 - Session
02/05/1971
Toshiko Akiyoshi February 23 & 26, 1971 - Session
02/23/1971 - 02/26/1971
Toshiko Akiyoshi March 4, 1971 - Session
03/04/1971
Toshiko Akiyoshi March 27 & April 4, 1971 - Session
03/27/1971 - 04/04/1971
Toshiko Akiyoshi April 3-4, 1974 - Session
04/03/1974 - 04/04/1974
Toshiko Akiyoshi December 1-3, 1975 - Session
12/01/1975 - 12/03/1975
Toshiko Akiyoshi January 30, 1976 & February 7-8, 1976 - Session
01/30/1976 - 02/08/1976
Toshiko Akiyoshi June 22-24, 1976 - Session
06/22/1976 - 06/24/1976
Toshiko Akiyoshi July 19-21, 1976 - Session
07/19/1976 - 07/21/1976
Toshiko Akiyoshi January 10-11, 1977 - Session
01/10/1977 - 01/11/1977
Toshiko Akiyoshi April 25-27, 1977 - Session
04/25/1977 - 04/27/1977
Toshiko Akiyoshi June 29, 1977 - Session
06/29/1977
Toshiko Akiyoshi April 3-5, 1978 - Session
04/03/1978 - 04/05/1978
Toshiko Akiyoshi May 8, 1978 - Session
05/08/1978
Toshiko Akiyoshi November 15-16, 1978 - Session
11/15/1978 - 11/16/1978
Toshiko Akiyoshi December 5-6, 1978 - Session
12/05/1978 - 12/06/1978
Toshiko Akiyoshi February 2-3, 1979 - Session
02/02/1979 - 02/03/1979
Toshiko Akiyoshi January 10-11, 1980 - Session
01/10/1980 - 01/11/1980
Toshiko Akiyoshi March 24-25, 1980 - Session
03/24/1980 - 03/25/1980
Toshiko Akiyoshi June 1980 - Session
06/01/1980 - 06/30/1980
Toshiko Akiyoshi June 13, 1980 - Session
06/13/1980
Toshiko Akiyoshi March 24-25 & April 20, 1981 - Session
03/24/1981 - 04/20/1981
Toshiko Akiyoshi September 21-22, 1982 - Session
09/21/1982 - 09/22/1982
Toshiko Akiyoshi May 27, 1983 - Session
05/27/1983
Toshiko Akiyoshi May 24-25, 1984 - Session
05/24/1984 - 05/25/2984
Toshiko Akiyoshi July 23-24, 1984 - Session
07/23/1984 - 07/24/1984
Toshiko Akiyoshi July 21-22, 1986 - Session
07/21/1986 - 07/22/1986
Toshiko Akiyoshi February 1987 - Session
02/01/1987 - 02/28/1987
Toshiko Akiyoshi July 2-3, 1990 - Session
07/02/1990 - 07/03/1990
Toshiko Akiyoshi July 31-August 1, 1990 - Session
07/31/1990 - 08/01/1990
Toshiko Akiyoshi November 15-16, 1991 - Session
11/15/1991 - 11/16/1991
Toshiko Akiyoshi March 22-24, 1993 - Session
03/22/1993 - 03/24/1993
Toshiko Akiyoshi December 1-3, 1993 - Session
12/01/1993 - 12/03/1993
Toshiko Akiyoshi June 19-20 & 23-24, 1994 - Session
06/19/1994 - 06/24/1994
Toshiko Akiyoshi July 10, 1994 - Session
07/10/1994
Toshiko Akiyoshi August 2-3, 1995 - Session
08/02/1995 - 08/03/1995
Toshiko Akiyoshi July 1-2, 1996 - Session
07/01/1996 - 07/02/1996
Toshiko Akiyoshi October 15-16, 1996 - Session
10/15/1996 - 10/16/1996
Toshiko Akiyoshi September 22-24, 1997 - Session
09/22/1997 - 09/24/1997
Toshiko Akiyoshi June 23-25, 1998 - Session
06/23/1998 - 06/25/1998
Toshiko Akiyoshi October 3-4, 1999 - Session
10/03/1999 - 10/04/1999
Toshiko Akiyoshi April 1, 2000 - Session
04/01/2000
Toshiko Akiyoshi August 6, 2001 - Session
08/06/2001
Toshiko Akiyoshi August 11-12, 2003 - Session
08/11/2003 - 08/12/2003
Toshiko Akiyoshi November 28-29, 2003 - Session
11/28/2003 - 11/29/2003
Toshiko Akiyoshi April 24, 2004 - Session
04/24/2004
Toshiko Akiyoshi December 16-19, 2005 - Session
12/16/2005 - 12/19/2005
Lew Tabackin - Session
03/06/2006
Toshiko Akiyoshi March 6, 2006 - Session
03/06/2006
Toshiko Akiyoshi October, 2006 - Session
10/01/2006 - 10/31/2006
Toshiko Akiyoshi May 9-12, 2007 - Session
05/09/2007 - 05/12/2007
Toshiko Akiyoshi June 18, 2008 - Session
06/18/2008 - 06/28/2008
Toshiko Akiyoshi May 30-31 & June 27, 2010 - Session
05/30/2010 - 06/27/2010
Toshiko Akiyoshi October 17, 2010 - Session
10/17/2010
Toshiko Akiyoshi January 6-7, 2015 - Session
01/06/2015 - 01/07/2015
Toshiko Akiyoshi June 20-21, 2015 & January 4, 2016 - Session
06/20/2015 - 01/04/2016

tracks (personnel variances from session for individual track)

After Mr. Teng - Track
Air - Track
Amapola - Track
Bewitched - Track
Broadway - Track
But Beautiful - Track
Celia - Track
Civilized Folk - Track
Donna Lee - Track
Endless Journey - Track
Feast in Milano - Track
Going Home - Track
Hope - Track
Interlude - Track
Interlude - Track
Israel - Track
Israel - Track
Jane - Track
Kelo - Track
Kisarazu Jinku - Track
Kogun - Track
Kogun - Track
La Mer - Track
Lady Liberty - Track
Lament - Track
Land of Peace - Track
Memory - Track
Memory - Track
No Due Blues - Track
No Moon at All - Track
Oblivion - Track
Old Pals - Track
One Note Samba - Track
Opus No. Zero - Track
Prayer - Track
Quebec - Track
Rain Check - Track
Reets And I - Track
Remembering Bud - Track
Saikai - Track
Santa Barbara - Track
So What - Track
Strive for Jive - Track
Studio J - Track
Sukiyaki - Track
Sumie - Track
Sweet Lorraine - Track
Tempus Fugit - Track
The First Night - Track
The First Night - Track
The Shout - Track
Thou Swell - Track
Time Stream - Track
Travelin' - Track
Two Bass Hit - Track
United Nations - Track
Village - Track
Walkin' - Track

Issue Leader

1980 in Rikuzentakata - issue-leader
Carnegie Hall Concert - issue-leader
Chic Lady - issue-leader
Classic Encounters - issue-leader
Dedications - issue-leader
Dedications II - issue-leader
Desert Lady/Fantasy - issue-leader
Dig - issue-leader
East and West - issue-leader
European Memoirs - issue-leader
Farewell - issue-leader
Finesse - issue-leader
Four Seasons - issue-leader
From Toshiko with Love - issue-leader
Her Trio, Her Quartet - issue-leader
Hope - issue-leader
In Shanghai - issue-leader
Insights - issue-leader
Interlude - issue-leader
Jazz Conversations - issue-leader
Just Be-Bop - issue-leader
Kogun - issue-leader
Let Freedom Swing - issue-leader
Live at Newport '77 - issue-leader
Live at Newport '77 II - issue-leader
Live at Studio F - issue-leader
Long Yellow Road - issue-leader
Lullabies - issue-leader
Lullabies for You - issue-leader
March of the Tadpoles - issue-leader
Meditation - issue-leader
Miwaku No Jazz - issue-leader
Monopoly Game - issue-leader
New York Sketch Book - issue-leader
Night and Dream - issue-leader
Road Time - issue-leader
Salted Gingko Nuts - issue-leader
Sketches of Japan - issue-leader
Solo Piano - issue-leader
Sumi-e - issue-leader
Ten Gallon Shuffle - issue-leader
The Many Sides of Toshiko - issue-leader
The Toshiko Trio - issue-leader
Time Stream - issue-leader
Toshiko Akiyoshi in Japan - issue-leader
Toshiko Akiyoshi Recital - issue-leader
Toshiko Akiyoshi Trio - issue-leader
Toshiko and Modern Jazz - issue-leader
Toshiko Mariano Quartet - issue-leader
Toshiko's Piano - issue-leader
Toshiko-Mariano Quartet - issue-leader
Tribute to Duke Ellington - issue-leader
Tuttie Flutie - issue-leader
United Notions - issue-leader
Wishing Peace - issue-leader

Lyrics and/or Music

A-10-205932 - Song
Autumn Sea - Song
Blue Dream - Song
Chic Lady - Song
Elusive Dream - Song
Eulogy - Song
Euphoria - Song
Fading Beauty - Song
Fantasy - Song
First Night - Song
Glass Ceiling - Song
Hangin' Loose - Song
Happy Hoofer - Song
Homework - Song
Hope - Song
Interlude - Song
Kogun - Song
Kyoto Paradox - Song
Lady Liberty - Song
Lazy Day - Song
Lazy Days - Song
MC-Talk - Song
Memory - Song
Mobile - Song
Monopoly Game - Song
My Elegy - Song
Nancy - Song
Night Waltz - Song
Norito - Song
Old Pals - Song
Opus No. Zero - Song
Pollination - Song
Prosperity - Song
Repose - Song
Retro Zone - Song
Since Perry - Song
Solidado - Song
Soliloquy - Song
Studio J - Song
Sumie - Song
Ten Ten - Song
The Village - Song
Time Stream - Song
Transience - Song
Tuning Up - Song
Tuttie Flutie - Song
Uptown Stroll - Song
Village - Song
Wishing Peace - Song