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Music by Akira Saito
Akira Saito

Akira Saito
Yokohama, Japan
  

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Honolulu
How Do You Do
6-string Guyatone tuned to Am (high ECAECA low) played in the style of late Buckie Shirakata, a great steel guitar player in Japan, the leader of Aloha Hawaiians. Backing with BAIB (bass and guitar) + self played Uku on 4-track MTR
Carefree The same steel tuned to B11 (high EC#AF#D#B low). Same backing
Sand Ditto
Song of Seashore Ditto for Japanese song "Hamabe no uta"
Blue Hawaiian
Moonlight
Ditto
All the Things You Are 10-string 3-Pedal 1-Knee Lever Fender student model, custom tuned
Naleo Hawaii Ditto
Unforgettable Fender stringmater D8 Front B11, Back C6+7
Waikiki Ditto
When Your Lei
Floats By
Ditto
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