Kyo-Shin-An Arts, recital, shakuhachi, James Nyoraku Schlefer, music, Japanese traditional music, honkyoku, Zen monks, komuso, NYC, Japan, Tenri Cultural Institute, Arts at Tenri

Kyo Shin An Shakuhachi Recital at Tenri Cultural Institute

Kyo Shin An Shakuhachi Recital Sunday, July 7 from noon until 3:00 p.m. Tenri Cultural Institute – 43A W. 13th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues) Suggested Donation: $10 at the door Students of Kyo Shin An Shakuhachi Dojo will perform solo honkyoku, the classic music developed by Buddhist monks as a practice towards inner reflection and enlightenment. Their instructor is Shakuhachi Grand Master James … Continue reading Kyo Shin An Shakuhachi Recital at Tenri Cultural Institute
Snowdrop Moment, Kyo-Shin-An Arts, NYC, Japan, Tenri Cultural Institute, James Nyoraku Schlefer, Tomoko Sugawara, kugo, harp, shakuhachi, concert, traditional Japanese music

Kyo-Shin-An Arts Presents “Snowdrop Moment” for Kugo, Harp, and Shakuhachi

Snowdrop Moment Sunday, February 10 at 4:00 p.m. Tenri Cultural Institute – 43A West 13 Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues) Admission: $25/$15 seniors and students Kyo-Shin-An Arts, an award-winning, contemporary music organization that brings Japanese and Western classical music together, is celebrating its tenth anniversary season. Its upcoming concert, Snowdrop Moment, is a program of solos and duos for kugo, harp, and shakuhachi performed … Continue reading Kyo-Shin-An Arts Presents “Snowdrop Moment” for Kugo, Harp, and Shakuhachi
IMJS, Gagaku, Japanese Cultural Heritage Initiatives, traditional Japanese music, Columbia University, NYC, Japan, concert, sho, shakuhachi, koto, ryuteki, cello, bass clarinet, Columbia Gagaku Instrumental Ensemble of New York

Annual Concert of IMJS: Japanese Cultural Heritage Initiatives

Glories of the Japanese Music Heritage XIII Saturday, March 31 from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Miller Theatre – 2960 Broadway at 116th Street Admission: Free IMJS: Japanese Cultural Heritage Initiatives at Columbia University is holding its annual concert of Japanese sacred Gagaku court music and contemporary music for traditional Japanese instruments. Glories of the Japanese Music Heritage XIII celebrates the 50th anniversary of the … Continue reading Annual Concert of IMJS: Japanese Cultural Heritage Initiatives
KAMMERRAKU FROST, Kyo-Shin-An Arts, James Nyoraku Schlefer, Yoko Reikano Kimura, Voxare String Quartet, string quartet, shakuhachi, shamisen, concert, Tenri Cultural Institute, Arts at Tenri, NYC, Japan, music

Concert for Shakuhachi, Shamisen, and String Quartet at Tenri Cultural Institute

KAMMERRAKU FROST: Concert for Shakuhachi, Shamisen, and String Quartet Sunday, February 25 at 4:00 p.m. Tenri Cultural Institute, 43A W. 13th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues) Admission: $25/$15 seniors and students Voxare String Quartet and Yoko Reikano Kimura join shakuhachi Grand Master James Nyoraku Schlefer for KAMMERRAKU FROST, a dynamic program of contemporary music for shakuhachi, shamisen and string quartet that blends Japanese and … Continue reading Concert for Shakuhachi, Shamisen, and String Quartet at Tenri Cultural Institute
Aizuri Quartet, MetLiveArts, string quartet, The Met, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC, Japan, music, concert, Kojiro Umezaki, shakuhachi, Japanese musicians, Japanese composers

Aizuri Quartet to Perform Japan Across the World Program at The Met

Japan Across the World by the Aizuri Quartet Friday, February 23 at 7:00 p.m. Astor Court at The Metropolitan Museum of Art – 1000 Fifth Avenue Admission: $65 The Aizuri Quartet, the 2017-2018 MetLiveArts String Quartet-in-Residence at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, is presenting five unique programs throughout the season, which The New York Times has called “genuinely exciting” and “imaginative.” For the upcoming concert on … Continue reading Aizuri Quartet to Perform Japan Across the World Program at The Met