Arlen, Takemitsu, Dylla: A Winning Combination for “Rainbow”

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To celebrate what would have been the 85th birthday of the great composer and arranger Toru Takemitsu on October 8, we’re sharing this splendid version of Marcin Dylla performing Takemitsu’s beautiful arrangement of Harold Arlen’s immortal “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” on a 1999 Fleta guitar.