Senri Oe, Senri Oe Trio, Birdland Jazz, jazz, music, concert, NYC, Japan

Senri Oe Trio at Birdland Jazz 🗓 🗺

Senri Oe Trio with Art Hoenig and Matt Clohesy Sunday, September 8 at 7:00 p.m. (Doors open at 5:30 p.m.) Birdland Jazz Club – 315 W. 44th Street (between 8th and 9th Avenues) Admission: $30 tale seating/$20 bar seating Brooklyn-based Japanese jazz pianist Senri Oe will premiere the Senri Oe Trio at Birdland Jazz. The trio, featurug drummer Ari Hoenig and bassist Matt Clohesy, will … Continue reading Senri Oe Trio at Birdland Jazz 🗓 🗺
Yoko Reikano Kimura, Marty Regan, Bargemusic, shamisen, music, concert, traditional Japanese instruments, Brooklyn

Shamisen Virtuoso Yoko Reikano Kimura to Perform at Bargemusic’s Here and Now Labor Day Festival 🗓 🗺

Yoko Reikano Kimura at Here and Now Labor Day Festival Friday, August 30 at 7:00 p.m. Saturday, August 31 at 6:00 p.m. Sunday, September 1 at 4:00 p.m. Bargemusic – 1 Water Street, Brooklyn Admission: $35/$30 Seniors/$20 Students and Children under 16 Acclaimed koto and shamisen player Yoko Reikano Kimura will be among several musicians performing at Bargemusic during the holiday weekend. For this concert, Kimura … Continue reading Shamisen Virtuoso Yoko Reikano Kimura to Perform at Bargemusic’s Here and Now Labor Day Festival 🗓 🗺
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 🗓 🗺