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Taeko Returns to JAZZ at KITANO 🗓 🗺

Taeko Returns to JAZZ at KITANO Thursday, February 8 at 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. The Kitano Hotel – 66 Park Avenue at 38th Street Admission: $17 Internationally acclaimed New York-based Japanese jazz singer Taeko returns to the Kitano for two sets on February 8. She’ll be joined by Noah Haidu on piano, Marcus McLaurine on bass, and Mark Whitfield Jr. on drums. Growing up … Continue reading Taeko Returns to JAZZ at KITANO 🗓 🗺
Erika Matsuo, jazz, Jazz at Kitano, NYC, Japan, music

Erika Matsuo Sextet CD Release and Birthday Bash at Jazz at Kitano 🗓 🗺

Erika Matsuo Sextet Jazz CD Release and Birthday Bash Wednesday, January 24 at 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. Jazz at Kitano – 66 Park Avenue (between 37th and 38th Streets) Admission: $17 music cover + $20 minimum food and drink order Jazz at Kitano hosts the CD release and birthday bash of New York-based Japanese jazz singer Erika Matsuo. The Fukuoka native, who studied music … Continue reading Erika Matsuo Sextet CD Release and Birthday Bash at Jazz at Kitano 🗓 🗺

Hatsune Miku RETURNS to the US this Summer! 🗓 🗺

Hatsune Miku Expo 2018 Concert at Hammerstein Ballroom Saturday, July 14 at 8:00 p.m. Manhattan Center Hammerstein Ballroom – 311 W 34th Street You may ask – What is Hatsune Miku? Hatsune Miku is a Japanese music sensation, a 16-year-old blue-haired girl with a unique voice and prodigious energy. What makes her special is that she is not a human singer, but a virtual persona … Continue reading Hatsune Miku RETURNS to the US this Summer! 🗓 🗺
Brooklyn, Brooklyn Japanese American Family Association, NYC, Japan, New Year, Oshogatsu, Samurai Sword Soul, Kaoru Watanabe Taiko Center, Taisan Tanaka, calligraphy, taiko, mochitsuki, mochi, swordfighting, folk dancing, Minbuza, Roulette

Japanese New Year Festival in Brooklyn 🗓

Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival Saturday, January 13 from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. ROULETTE – 509 Atlantic Avenue (corner of Atlantic and 3rd Avenues), Brooklyn Admission: $15/$8 children (in advance), $18/$10 children (at the door)/Free children two and under Ring in the Year of the Dog, Japanese style in Downtown Brooklyn! The Brooklyn Japanese American Family Association presents a special New Year celebration that’s … Continue reading Japanese New Year Festival in Brooklyn 🗓
Yoko Reikano Kimura, CRS, NYC, Japan, Mar Creation, koto, shamisen, traditional Japanese music, tea ceremony, matcha, Souheki Mori, Setsugekka, mochiRin, Japanese sweets

Four Seasons in New York – Gems of Japanese Music – Vol.10  🗓 🗺

Four Seasons in New York – Gems of Japanese Music – Vol.10 Friday, January 19th at 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. CRS (Center for Remembering and Sharing) 3FL White Room – 123 4th Avenue Admission: $40 (includes matcha and Japanese confectionary) CRS and Mar Creation, Inc. continue their seasonal concert series, Four Seasons in New York — Gems of Japanese Music. The January 19th performance marks … Continue reading Four Seasons in New York – Gems of Japanese Music – Vol.10  🗓 🗺