Rie plays koto (harp-like instrument of ancient origin with silk strings, shamisen (Japanese guitar) as well as singing. She is based in London, teaches and composes. Clive Bell plays the shakuhachi (bamboo flute).
Kurokami (Black Hair)
Traditional songs and serenades as well as compositions from the 1920s and 30s. Sung and played on koto, shakuhachi,shamisen and flute.