TAKASHI YOSHIMATSU (b. 1953)
   
  premiere recordings  
   
 The Age of Birds, Op. 25 (1986) 19:52  
  for Orchestra  
  Dedicated to and commissioned by the Japan Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra  
1 I Sky 7:47
2 II Trees 5:03
3 III The Sun 7:01
   
 Cello Concerto, Op. 91 'Centaurus Unit' (2003)* 32:45  
  To Mr Peter Dixon  
4 I Moderato - Allegro - Andante - Allegro molto - 15:07
5 II Adagio - Andante - Moderato - Andante - Coda 9:43
6 III Finale/Rondo. Allegro molto - Moderato - 7:53
   
 Chikap, Op. 14a (1981/2003) 12:41  
  for Orchestra  
7 Part I. Andante - Poco piĆ¹ mosso - 5:40
8 Part II. Meno mosso - 1:44
9 Part III. Moderato - Tempo I 5:16
 Peter Dixon cello*
 Sachio Fujioka
  4 & 5 November 2003