Sadao Watanabe - California Shower
Label: ProJazz ‎– PCJ 692
Type: Cassette, Album, Dolby HX
Country: US
Date of released: 1986
Category: Jazz
Style: Free Jazz, Fusion, Jazz-Funk
Genre: Jazz
Musician: Sadao Watanabe
Album's name: California Shower
ZIP archive size: 1630

Sadao Watanabe - California Shower


A1 California Shower 5:33
A2 Duo-Creatics 6:54
A3 Desert Ride 5:22
B1 Seventh High 5:15
B2 Turning Pages Of Wind 3:53
B3 Ngoma Party 4:48
B4 My Country 4:54


  • Bass – Chuck Rainey
  • Drums – Harvey Mason
  • Flute – Sadao Watanabe
  • Guitar – Lee Ritenour
  • Percussion – Paulinho Da Costa
  • Piano [Acoustic], Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Dave Grusin
  • Saxophone [Alto] – Sadao Watanabe
  • Saxophone [Tenor] – Ernie Watts
  • Trombone – George Bohanon
  • Trumpet – Oscar Brashear


Recorded in March 1978 at Record Plant and West Lake Audio, Los Angeles, California with full string section. Erno Neufeld: Concert Master.

Tan/Cream shell.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 15095069245

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
VIJ-6012 Sadao Watanabe California Shower ‎(LP, Album) Flying Disk VIJ-6012 Japan 1978
C60 16729-30 Оркестр Садао Ватанабэ* Оркестр Садао Ватанабэ ‎(LP, Album, RE) Мелодия C60 16729-30 USSR 1981
VICJ-23011 Sadao Watanabe California Shower ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) JVC VICJ-23011 Japan 1990
MLP 3005 Sadao Watanabe California Shower ‎(LP, Album) Miracle Records MLP 3005 UK 1978
VDP-5008 Sadao Watanabe California Shower ‎(CD, Album, RE) Flying Disk VDP-5008 Japan 1986