"Go Go!" released in 2020.
OTARUNAY RECORDS ENGLISH
Japanese ragtime guitarist
Here is the web page of HAMADA
Japanese classic ragtime guitarist, singer, poet, editor
of "the Ainu Times".
Feel free to contact me.
Tomioka-cho 1-32-136 Otaru City, Hokkaido, Japan
page has been
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You have a wonderful touch and the choice of
material is very interesting. You are a special
- Woody Mann, country blues
Wonderful, historical contemporary ragtime
guitarist, who should be equal to David
- Tokio Uchida, country blues
guitarist, and president of TAB Guitar School in
Mr. Hamada is a talented guitarist."
- Jazz by Mail -
He is regarded as a leading expert of ragtime
guitar in Japan. He has much originality, and his
stance to the ragtime arrangement for solo guitar
is very serious."
- (Japanese) Acoustic Guitar Magazine
19, 2004 -
Does he have 7 fingers of right hand?"
- (Japanese) Acoustic Guitar Book 17,
There are so many beautiful compositions on the
CD ["Orion"], but 'I'll
Remember You' stands out especially for me
- David Thomas Roberts, composer,
pianist, Neo-Romantic artist -
You did a very good job on 'Alaskan Rag' and
'Ragtime Bobolink'. We also enjoyed your
compositions. They are very nice."
- Patricia Lamb Conn, a daughter of
Joseph F. Lamb -
You have really catched the Ragtime sound,
intricated, sophisticated, dancing and powerful,
it's amazing! "
- Antoine Payen, ragtime blues guitarist