CLUB NISEIExotica Meets
1940’s Big Band Arranging With
A Japanese-Pacific Isle Melodic Twist
(Click covers for more information & hear samples)
||Club Nisei - Encord
of our Cord International's most popular CDs.
We experienced an unprecedented phenomenon of record
buying hysteria when Club Nisei was first released.
We could not keep them in stock!
Hawaii’s Japanese music performed circa 1947 - 1950’s. These talented
performers are second generation Japanese Americans. They call
themselves CLUB NISEI. The sons & daughters of migrant workers…Americans
of Japanese ancestry… born & raised in Hawaii. The Nisei changed the
course of Hawaii’s politics & economy forever…
they, in effect were the “bridge over troubled waters”.
Click the covers to read more about these historic albums.