Spirits from Ainu, New Release from Discovery Sound.

Japan – Discovery Music is going to release a new set of samples titled Spirits from Ainu on May 31st,
2004. The new library of sounds produced in Hokkaido contain the music and voices of Ms. Umeko Ando, who
is a Mukkuri player represented Ainu musicians. It consists of her slow and
meditative Upopo (songs) and the sounds of mukkuri
(jew’s harp) plus the sounds from one of Ainu representative traditional
instruments Tonkori (stringed instrument).For additional information, go to http://www.discoverysound.com/en/title-j/0000112.php.