FOLK SONGS – S.Ichii with Y.Nakazawa

Release date: 2001.11.29

Catalog nr: PKCP-5002
Label: Piccolo Town

First press: no


«Folk Songs» is a cover album of famous Japanese folk songs, released by Yuko Nakazawa and Sayaka Ichii. Some of the songs features other singers (Jiro Sugita, Takao Horiuchi and Akira Inaba), as they are duets between a man and a woman. The chorus for the songs are sung by Kaori Iida, Natsumi Abe, Kei Yasuda, Mari Yaguchi and Maki Goto.

Ichii had graduated from Morning Musume and Hello! Project in May of 2000, but returned for the release of this album.

The album sold 78.830 copies, and charted at #9 on the Oricon charts.

A concert video (released on VHS and DVD), entitled FOLK DAYS~市井紗耶香with中澤裕子~, was also released on February 28th, 2002. It had performances of most of the songs from this album as well as additional folk songs and Nakazawa’s latest release (at the time): «Futarigurashi». Nakazawa and Ichii were supported by Takao Horiuchi and Hirofumi Banba.

Promo Poster

Promo Poster


TRACK LIST


CD
01. この広い野原いっぱい (Kono Hiroi Nohira Ippai; Abundance in this Wide Field)
02. .恋人もいないのに (Koibito mo Inai no ni; Even Without a Lover)
03. 秋でもないのに (Aki Demo Nai no ni; Even Though it is Not Autumn Yet)
04. あの日にかえりたい (Ano Hi ni Kaeritai; I Want to Go Back in Time)
05. 待つわ (Matsu wa; I’ll Wait for You)
06. 花と小父さん (Hana to Oji-san; A Flower and a Man)
07. ふるさと (Furusato; Hometown)
08. かもめはかもめ (Kamome wa Kamome; Seagulls Will Be Seagulls)
09. 在る日突然 (Aru Hi Totsuzen; Suddenly Once Upon a Time)
10. 秋止符 (Shuushifu; End of Love in Autumn)
11. なごり雪 (Nagoriyuki; Lingering Affection in Snow)
12. 時には母のない子のように (Toki ni wa Haha no Nai Ko no You ni; Sometimes, Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child)
13. あーよかった (Aa Yokatta; Oh, Thank Goodness)
14. 白い色は恋人の色 (Shiroi Iro wa Koibito no iro; White is a Color for Lovers)
15. サルビアの花 (Salvia no Hana; Flower of Scarlet Sage)
16. 翼をください (Tsubasa wo Kudasai; May I Have a Pair of Wings)

DVD / VHS

01. この広い野原いっぱい (Kono Hiroi Nohira Ippai) by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa
02. .恋人もいないのに (Koibito mo Inai no ni) by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa
03. 待つわ (Matsu wa) by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa
04. あ~よかった (Aa Yokatta) by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa
05. かもめはかもめ (Kamome wa Kamome) by Yuko Nakazawa
06. 二人暮し (Futarigurashi) by Yuko Nakazawa [Note: Nakazawa’s 6th single]
07. サルビアの花 (Salvia no Hana) by Sayaka Ichii
08. なごり雪 (Nagoriyuki) by Sayaka Ichii
09. ルージュの伝言 (Rouge no Dengon) by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa
10. 木綿のハンカチーフ (Momen no Handkerchief) by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa [Note: Later found on Folk Songs 2]
11. 在る日突然 (Aru Hi Totsuzen) by Sayaka Ichii, Yuko Nakazawa and Hirofumi Banba
12. 秋止符 (Shuushifu) by Sayaka Ichii, Yuko Nakazawa, Takao Horiuchi and Hirofumi Banba
13. 君のひとみは10000ボルト (Kimi no Hitomi wa 10.000 Volt) by Sayaka Ichii, Yuko Nakazawa, Takao Horiuchi and Hirofumi Banba
14. 夢の中へ (Yume no Naka e) by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa
15. 白い色は恋人の色 (Shiroi-iro wa Koibito no Iro) by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa
16. ふるさと (Furusato) by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa
17. 翼をください (Tsubasa wo Kudasai) by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa
18. 恋人がサンタクロース (Koibito ga Santa Claus) by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa


Ichii, Nakazawa and Taisei (the album’s producer)

Ichii, Nakazawa and Taisei (the album’s producer)

CREDITS


この広い野原いっぱい (Kono Hiroi Nohira Ippai)

Lyrics: Keiko Osonoe | Music: Ryouko Moriyama | Arrangement: Norio Maeda

«Kono Hiroi Nohira Ippai» is sung by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa. It was first released in 1967 by Ryouko Moriyama. 

 

恋人もいないのに (Koibito mo Inai no ni)

Lyrics: Takeshi Ochiai Music: Takashi Nishioka | Arrangement: Yuichi Takahashi

«Koibito mo Inai no ni» is sung by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa. It was first released in 1971 by Simmons. 

 

秋でもないのに (Aki Demo Nai no ni)

Lyrics: Atsuko Hosono | Music: Norikazu Ebato | Arrangement: Yuichi Takahashi

This track is sung by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa. It was first released in 1971 by Rutsuko Honda. 

 

あの日にかえりたい (Ano Hi ni Kaeritai)

Lyrics & Music: Yumi Arai | Arrangement: Taisei

This track is sung by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa. It was first released in 1975 by Yuming (Yumi Matsytoya). 

 

待つわ (Matsu wa)

Lyrics & Music: Takako Okamura | Arrangement: Taisei

This track is sung by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa. It was first released in 1982 by Aming. 

 

花と小父さん (Hana to Oji-san)

Lyrics & Music: Kuranosuke Hamaguchi | Arrangement: Taisei

This track is sung by Sayaka Ichii and Jiro Sugita. It was first released in 1967 by Kiyoko Itou. 

 

ふるさと (Furusato)

Lyrics & Music: Tsunku | Arrangement: Takao Konishi

This track is sung by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa, and is a cover of Morning Musume's 6th single. The version on this album has different arrangements from the single.

 

かもめはかもめ (Kamome wa Kamome)

Lyrics & Music: Miyuki Nakajima | Arrangement: Yuichi Takahashi

This track is sung by Yuko Nakazawa. It was first released in 1978 by Naoko Ken. 

 

在る日突然 (Aru Hi Totsuzen)

Lyrics: Michio Yamagama | Music: Kunihiko Murai | Arrangement: Taisei

This track is sung by Sayaka Ichii and Hirofumi Banba. It was first released in 1969 by Toi et Moi

 

秋止符 (Shuushifu)

Lyrics: Shinji Tanimura | Music: Takao Horiuchi | Arrangement: Taisei

This track is sung by Sayaka Ichii, Yuko Nakazawa and Takao Horiuchi. It was first released in 1979 by Alice. 

 

なごり雪 (Nagoriyuki)

Lyrics & Music: Shouzou Ise | Arrangement: Taisei, Yuichi Takahashi

This track is sung by Sayaka Ichii. It was first released in 1975 by Iruka.

 

時には母のない子のように (Toki ni wa Haha no Nai Ko no you ni)

Lyrics: Shuuji Terayama | Music: Michi Tanaka | Arrangement: Taisei

«Kono Hiroi Nohira Ippai» is sung by Yuko Nakazawa. It was first released in 1969 by Carmen Maki. 

 

あーよかった (Aa Yokatta)

Lyrics & Music: Izumi Kojima | Arrangement: Yuichi Takahashi

This track is sung by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa.It was first released by Hana*Hana. 

 

白い色は恋人の色 (Shiroi Iro wa Koibito no iro)

Lyrics: Osamu Kitayama | Music: Kazuhiko Katou | Arrangement: Taisei

This track is sung by Sayaka Ichii and Yuko Nakazawa. It was first released in 1969 by Betsy & Chris. 

 

サルビアの花 (Salvia no Hana)

Lyrics: Yasuko Aizawa | Music: Yoshio Hayakawa | Arrangement: Yuichi Takahashi

This track is sung by Sayaka Ichii. It was first released by Motomaro.

 

翼をください (Tsubasa wo Kudasai)

Lyrics: Michio Yamagami | Music: Kunihiko Murai | Arrangement: Taisei

This track is sung by Yuko Nakazawa. It was first released in 1971 by Akai Tori.


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