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Island of Bows


Download links and information about Island of Bows by R. Carlos Nakai, Oki. This album was released in 1994 and it belongs to New Age, Jazz, World Music genres. It contains 7 tracks with total duration of 48:01 minutes.

Artist: R. Carlos Nakai, Oki
Release date: 1994
Genre: New Age, Jazz, World Music
Tracks: 7
Duration: 48:01
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No. Title Length
1. Sunrise 8:48
2. Island of Bows 7:55
3. Kamui 3:49
4. Sunrise II 3:49
5. Cloud Temple 8:15
6. Night Forest 6:14
7. Red Wind 9:11



Island of Bows is a stunning mixed cultural work by Native American flutist R. Carlos Nakai with the world acoustic sound of Wind Travelin' Band and featuring Shonsuke Ohkura and Oki Karo. Nakai's flute never sounded better. It is the tie that binds a world's difference in music and ultimately provides a common definition of music. His playing is fluid. He can bend notes where needed to match the Oriental scale. Wind Travelin' Band offers extraordinary direction with their traditional acoustic instruments and penchant for non-Western folk music. Ohkura is featured on an otsuzumi drum and Karo on the rare Japanese instrument, the Ainu tribe's tonkori.