R.I.P. Ryojiro Furusawa

 

Umezu Kazutoki reports that Japanese drummer Ryojiro Furusawa died last night. He had played with Yosuke Yamashita, Sadao Watanabe, Shigeharu Mukai and many others  He was 65 years old and highly regarded by everyone who follows Japanese jazz. [Note: There are two drummers on this clip. Furusawa is the older man with the gray goatee.]

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