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Pageant was a Japanese symphonic prog band of the 80s featuring keyboard player and vocalist Hiroko Nagai along with flutist Kazuhiro Miyatake (also of Mugen, Ie Rai Shan, and Mr Sirius).
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Various Artists — Un Voyage en Progressif Vol. 4 Various Artists — Un Voyage en Progressif Vol. 4
(Musea FGBG 4352.AR, 2000, CD)
Pageant — Abysmal Masquerade Pageant — Abysmal Masquerade
(Musea FGBG 4311.AR, 1987/1994, CD)
Pageant — La Mosäique de la Rêverie Pageant — La Mosäique de la Rêverie
(Musea FGBG 4181.AR, 1986/1996, CD)
Various Artists — 70's West Japanese Rock Scene Various Artists — 70's West Japanese Rock Scene
(Belle Antique 9461, 1979/1994, CD)

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