Momo Sakura

Music

Love is here

by Momo Sakura

Released 12/02/2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 12/02/2017
Zen Kimono Music
My brand-new album.
NOTES
Pure, intimate, sincerity, uplifting and one and only.

Flute Oboe

by Momo Sakura & Miyata Masayo

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
A cheerful sound of flute and a mild sound of oboe make a superb and unique combination on this album. When the two players meet, miracles happen. Enjoy the miracle!
NOTES
Momo Sakura and Masayo Miyata have been playing together for 20 years.

I Am the Journey

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
At the end of this journey, your will meet who you are. And then realised that everything you encounter is a simple reflection of yourself.

Flute Concerto: The Tale of Genji

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Music inspired by the Tale of Genji, the 11th century classic Japanese novel written by Murasaki Shikibu. It is a stunningly beautiful love story.

Flute Concerto "Zen Moments"

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Zen is a state of mind which is relaxed and not worrying about things that you cannot change. Let the music flow through you. Let it be.
NOTES
Each movement has its own wisdom of Zen. Feel it deeply.

Cityscape

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
In the city that never sleeps, people come and go and seems they don't care who you are. What are you feeling in the concrete jungle? Inspired by the city of Tokyo, written for flute, bassoon and piano.

Kimono Flute

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Beautiful Japanese music by kimono flautist Momo Sakura.

My Favorite Fairy Tales

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Would you like to travel to the magical world? These five fascinating pieces of music were written for flute, oboe, clarinet, french horn, bassoon and piano. Magical sounds of woodwinds take you on a fantastic journey.
NOTES
This woodwind quintet music were inspired by these famous fairy tales. “The Elves and the Shoemaker” , “The Little Mermaid” , “Tom Tit Tot” , “Rapunzel" , and “Peter Pan”. Enjoy!

Blue Legend

by Momo Sakura

Released 2002
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2002
Zen Kimono Music
Trust yourself and your own instinct. This is the message from "Blue legend". Listen and find your own legends behind the music.
NOTES
Thousands of legend still exist all over the world, most of them have survived for a long period of time. They always fascinate her with their energy and stillness.

These nine legends were "found" by Zen composer Momo Sakura.

Awakening

by Momo Sakura & Simon Rovis-Hermann

Released 2001
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2001
Zen Kimono Music
This is Momo Sakura's first original album, recorded with Western Australian luthier, Simon Rovis-Hermann. These music capture the pure emotion of love for her second home Perth.
NOTES
In September 2000, Momo suddenly started to write music. Never expected that would happen to her. The great love of music must be overflowing through her. 

All pieces in this album were written in the first month, all inspired by beautiful sceneries of Perth, Western Australia.

Silver Flute Melodies of Japan

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Relaxing, soothing melodies of traditional Japanese music by kimono flautist, Momo Sakura.
NOTES
Japan is blessed with four seasons. We celebrate them with beautiful nursery songs, which having been passed along from generation to generation.

Flute Concerto: Sakura

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
In Japan, cherry blossoms are symbol of transience of life. They bloom so strong, powerful and glorious, but tragically short-lived. Enjoy the beauty while they are coming out.

Silver Flute Healing

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Just relax and unwind with gentle silver flute sound.

After the Quake

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
In 2011,devastatingly the Great East Japan Earthquake struck Japan. Momo began performing her music on the street. She felt the love from people, also was touched by the great power of music. These three pieces were written right after the experience.

Ten Colours of Girls

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Inspired by the culture of the Meiji Period(1868-1912), which was a time of incredible transformation in Japanese society. Interesting mixture of authentic Japanese and brand new Western culture.

Ka Cho Fu Getsu

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Ka cho fu getsu means beauties of nature, the traditional themes of natural beauty in Japanese aesthetics. This work consists of four movements. Flower, bird, wind and moon. Enjoy!

Pilgrim

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Inspired by the extraordinary novel, The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho. They journey teaches us about the essential wisdom of listening to our hearts. Enjoy!

Kids Time!

by Momo Sakura

Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Released 2017
Zen Kimono Music
Happy, cheerful and playful music written for woodwind quintet (flute, oboe, clarinet, french horn and bassoon).
NOTES
Have fun and be in the present moment like kids!

Kimono Flute Meditation

by Momochiyo

Released 2012
Miyako Records
Released 2012
Miyako Records
"Kojo no tsuki" was written in 1901, by Rentaro Taki. It really has "strength" "strictness" and "kindness" etc, all sorts of feelings which based on Samurai spirits.
It has power to free yourself.
NOTES
Momo has been playing "Kojo no tsuki" since 2005. Her youtube video made 77000 hits (March 2012) and attracted many comments from all over the world.

From her performer's experience, she has certainly learned what "strength" "strictness" "kindness" "healing" really mean. And she does believe that we, every single person needs to feel the power and energy.

Just 5 minutes a day, listen to this for conditioning yourself. It will definitely bring you a lot of potential, energy and …
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ISE ~Heart of the Isuzu River / 伊勢・五十鈴川のこころ

by Momochiyo / 桃千代

Released 2010
MIYAKO RECORDS
Released 2010
MIYAKO RECORDS
Ise Jingu is the most sacred shrine in Japan, with great spiritual and historical significance. The Japanese "kimono" flautist, momochiyo plays her flute along the sacred Isuzu river in Ise Jingu. It surely invites you to the ancient Japanese dreams.
NOTES
We sometimes need to be from from our busy life. We just can't help putting "things" from flood of information (TV, Internet etc) someone's influence, opinions, bad moods and so on. We are always FULL!!
If you are full, you don't have "space" to invite your inspiration coming in. Let this music help you to purify.

Just sit, think nothing, be in the flow.