Mika Shinno with Senri Oe: Enka Bash
Tuesday, August 1 from 7:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. (Doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Smalls Jazz Club – 183 W. 10th Street (between W. 4th Street and 7th Avenue South), Basement Level
Enka is a Japanese ballad with downer topics ranging from lost love and loneliness to falling on hard times. But the songs are sung in dramatic fashion. Listen to Shinno belt out an enka song here.
For more information, visit Smalls Jazz Club’s website.