Monday Michiru, Joe's Pub, NYC, Japan, jazz, concert, music

Monday Michiru Birthday Live at Joe’s Pub

Monday Michiru Birthday Live at Joe’s Pub Friday, August 30 at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:00 p.m.) Joe’s Pub – 425 Lafayette Street Admission: $18 Monday Michiru, so named to reflect both her Japanese and American-Italian heritages, started her music endeavors by studying classical flute. Later, she expanded to singing and songwriting. She is the daughter of famed jazz musicians Toshiko Akiyoshi and Charlie … Continue reading Monday Michiru Birthday Live at Joe’s Pub
Erika Matsuo, Jazz at Kitano, jazz, The Kitano Hotel, Japan, NYC, music, concert

ERIKA MATSUO Quintet at Jazz at Kitano

ERIKA MATSUO Quintet Thursday, August 29 at 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. Jazz at Kitano – 66 Park Avenue (at E. 38th Street) Cover: $18 with a $20 minimum for food and beverage Jazz at Kitano hosts New York-based Japanese jazz singer Erika Matsuo for two sets. Matsuo burst onto the international jazz scene in 2010 with her self-produced album Obsession, a sensual sojourn through … Continue reading ERIKA MATSUO Quintet at Jazz at Kitano
Taka Kigawa, Beethoven, piano sonatas, (le) Poisson Rouge, NYC, Japan, concert, recital, music, classical music

Taka Kigawa to Play Beethoven’s Late Piano Sonatas at (le) Poisson Rouge

Taka Kigawa Plays Beethoven—Late Piano Sonatas Monday, August 26 at 7:00 p.m. (Doors open at 6:00 p.m.) (le) Poisson Rouge – 158 Bleecker Street (between Thompson and Sullivan Streets) Admission: Table seating $25 in advance/$30 day of show; Standing room $20 in advance/$25 day of show Critically acclaimed concert pianist Taka Kigawa will present a solo recital at (le) Poisson Rouge, performing the late piano … Continue reading Taka Kigawa to Play Beethoven’s Late Piano Sonatas at (le) Poisson Rouge
Miyavi, Sony Hall, NYC, Japan, concert, visual kei, rock

MIYAVI at Sony Hall

MIYAVI at Sony Hall Monday, August 19 at 8:00 p.m. (Doors open at 6:00 p.m.) Sony Hall – 235 W. 46th Street (between 7th and 8th Avenues) Admission: $35 in advance/$40 day of show Sony Hall, New York City’s new premiere music venue that uses state-of-the-art technology to present world-renowned performing artists across all musical genres, hosts Japanese singer, songwriter, guitarist MIYAVI in concert. Known … Continue reading MIYAVI at Sony Hall
Tomomi Tada, Satsuma Biwa, Kaede Kimonos, Mar Creation, NYC, Japan, kimono, biwa, music, concert, yukata

An Evening with Tomomi Tada—Sound of Satsuma Biwa

An Evening with Tomomi Tada—Sound of Satsuma Biwa Friday, August 9 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Kaede Kimonos – 246 W. 38th Street, #1102 (between 7th and 8th Avenues) Admission: Free. Suggested Donation: $10 (Payable at the door) Start your weekend with the sound of the Satsuma Biwa in this concert presented by Mar Creation and Kaede Kimonos. Tomomi Tada is a voice actress … Continue reading An Evening with Tomomi Tada—Sound of Satsuma Biwa