Askua Koto, koto, music, fashion, calligraphy, Kaede Kimonos, NYC, Japan, exhibition, performance

Setsuhi ‘eri’ Shiraishi – Caligraphy à la mode Opening Reception 🗓 🗺

Setsuhi ‘eri’ Shiraishi – Caligraphy à la mode Opening Reception Friday, June 28 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Kaede Kimonos – 246 W. 38th Street, #1102 (between 7th and 8th Avenues) Admission: Free Japanese calligrapher Setsuhi ‘eri’ Shiraishi will have an exhibition of her work at Kaede Kimonos. The opening reception on June 28 is presented by Kaede Kimonos and MarCreation and sponsored by … Continue reading Setsuhi ‘eri’ Shiraishi – Caligraphy à la mode Opening Reception 🗓 🗺
Saco Yasuma, CRS (Center for Remembering & Sharing), New Year, celebration, CD release party, music, performance, NYC, Japan

Saco Yasuma New Year “Celebration!” and CD Release Concert at CRS 🗓 🗺

Saco Yasuma New Year “Celebration!” and CD Release Concert Sunday, January 27 from 2:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. CRS (Center for Remembering & Sharing) – 123 4th Ave (between 12th and 13th Streets) Admission: $15 in advance/$20 at the door Pianist and singer/songwriter Saco Yasuma will have a concert at CRS (Center for Remembering & Sharing) to celebrate the New Year and the release of … Continue reading Saco Yasuma New Year “Celebration!” and CD Release Concert at CRS 🗓 🗺
Kaoru Watanabe, Sameer Gupta, Parul Shah, The Rubin Museum, The Rubin Museum of Art, Nature/Love/War, Indian music, Japanese music, taiko, shinobue, NYC, Japan, concert, performance, world music, collaboration

Kaoru Watanabe, Sameer Gupta, and Parul Shah at the Rubin Museum 🗓 🗺

Kaoru Watanabe and Sameer Gupta’s NATURE/WAR/LOVE Featuring Parul Shah Presented with Brooklyn Raga Massive Friday, January 25 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Rubin Museum of Art – 150 W. 17th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues) Admission: $30/$24 Rubin Museum members Known for “preserving the past while blurring genres in an inventive spirit” (The New York Times), Brooklyn Raga Massive presents a musical and … Continue reading Kaoru Watanabe, Sameer Gupta, and Parul Shah at the Rubin Museum 🗓 🗺
Falling Out, Phantom Limb Company, BAM, Butoh, 3.11, 3/11, earthquake, tsunami, nuclear disaster, Fukushima,Tohoku, Great East Japan Earthquake, dance, performance

Butoh and Puppetry in “Falling Out” at BAM 🗓 🗺

Falling Out Wednesday, November 7 through Saturday, November 10 at 7:30 p.m. BAM Harvey Theater – 651 Fulton Street, Brooklyn Admission: $30 – $70 For the past 10 years, relentlessly inquisitive theater artists Jessica Grindstaff and Erik Sanko of the Phantom Limb Company have created onstage magic as a means to address current events and timeless mythologies. Their latest, the third installment of a trilogy that … Continue reading Butoh and Puppetry in “Falling Out” at BAM 🗓 🗺
Coppé, electronica, jazz, music, performance, clubs, NYC, Japan, Nubulu Classic, Silvano, Ideal Glass, Marc Urselli, MJ12, J-Music Ensemble

Coppé, “Godmother of Japanese Electronica,” to Perform in NYC 🗓

Coppé 23rpm Tour: NYC 2018 Saturday, July 7 from 10:00 p.m. until 1:00 a.m. Nublu Classic – 62 Avenue C (between 4th and 5th Streets) Admission: $10 Cover Monday, July 9 from 9:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. Silvana – 300 W. 116th Street (at Frederick Douglass Boulevard) Admission: Free Tuesday, July 10 from 8:00 p.m. until 11:30 p.m. Ideal Glass – 22 E. 2nd Street … Continue reading Coppé, “Godmother of Japanese Electronica,” to Perform in NYC 🗓