Interview with Ken Ikeda 

Source: 15 questions.

I’m not a typical free jazz soloist, I’m always looking to create a different space and ambiance. If you compare performing to a movie, I think the typical soloist is like the main actor in the spotlight. But maybe I’m rather like a kind of a stage designer or the cameraman. Space, landscape, ambiance, and atmosphere are more important than harmony or melody lines for me.