Tokyo to New York, Bargemusic, Here and Now, NYC, Brooklyn, Japan, hichiriki, clarinet, classical music, Japanese composers, Thomas Piercy, NYC composers, music, concert

Bargemusic’s “Here and Now Series” to Feature “Tokyo to New York” 🗓 🗺

Tokyo to New York at Bargemusic: Here and Now Series Friday, September 14 at 8:00 p.m. Bargemusic – 1 Water Street, Brooklyn Admission: $40/$35 seniors/$20 students The latest “Tokyo to New York” concert on Bargemusic‘s “Here and Now Series” features new music by composers from Tokyo and New York City. They range in age from 25 to 94 years of age and come from all … Continue reading Bargemusic’s “Here and Now Series” to Feature “Tokyo to New York” 🗓 🗺
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Sebastian Masuda Brings “Fur East Far Tokyo” Exhibition to Special Special 🗓 🗺

Sebastian Masuda: “Fur East Far Tokyo” Friday, September 7 through Wednesday, October 31 Opening Reception – Friday, September 7 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Special Special – 44 East 1st Street, Storefront West (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: Free Sebastian Masuda is bringing his work back to New York! Join the gallery Special Special on Friday, September 7 as they present “Fur East … Continue reading Sebastian Masuda Brings “Fur East Far Tokyo” Exhibition to Special Special 🗓 🗺
JAPAN Fes., summer matsuri, festival, street fair, Japanese street food, yukata, Calpico, East Village, nagashi somen

JAPAN Fes. Second Annual Summer Matsuri 🗓 🗺

JAPAN Fes. Second Annual Summer Matsuri Sunday, August 26 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. The East Village on 4th Avenue between 9th and 10th Streets Admission: Free (bring cash to purchase merchandise and food at the booths) After the overwhelming response to last year’s debut event, JAPAN Fes. presents its Second Annual Summer Matsuri! Head to the East Village for an all-out summer celebration … Continue reading JAPAN Fes. Second Annual Summer Matsuri 🗓 🗺
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Japanese Community to Hold Flood Relief Fundraiser at OKA

Japan Flood Relief Benefit Hosted by JACC Thursday, August 23 from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. OKA – 439 3rd Avenue (between 30th and 31st Streets) Admission: $80 from August 17 through August 22 / $85 at the door The Japanese American Community Coalition, a consortium of New York-based Japanese American service organizations, is hosting a special fundraiser for flood relief efforts in Western Japan, which … Continue reading Japanese Community to Hold Flood Relief Fundraiser at OKA
A Whale of a Tale, The Cove, documentary, whaling, whaling industry, dolphins, Taiji, Japan, NYC, Asia Society, Japan Society, Quad Cinema, Kickstarter, Megumi Sasaki

Kickstarter Campaign for “A Whale of a Tale” Enters Final Days, Film Opens August 17 at Quad Cinema 🗺

There are a few days remaining in the Kickstarter campaign for A Whale of a Tale, a documentary film by New York-based Japanese filmmaker Megumi Sasaki (Herb & Dorothy). A Whale of a Tale is about the sleepy fishing town of Taiji, Japan, which suddenly found itself in the worldwide media spotlight after The Cove, a documentary denouncing the town’s longstanding whale- and dolphin-hunting traditions, … Continue reading Kickstarter Campaign for “A Whale of a Tale” Enters Final Days, Film Opens August 17 at Quad Cinema 🗺