Four Seasons in New York: Gems of Japanese Music – vol.12
Sunday, August 12 from 4:00 p.m. until 5:15 p.m.
CRS (Center for Remembering and Sharing) 3FL White Room – 123 4th Avenue
Admission: $25 in advance (includes Japanese confectionary)
CRS and Mar Creation, Inc. continue their seasonal concert series Four Seasons in New York — Gems of Japanese Music, where guests discover traditional Japanese music by acclaimed koto and shamisen player Yoko Reikano Kimura, whose wide-ranging repertoire features classical music and improvisational pieces.
Since her last concert in this series in April, Kimura has traveled and performed in Virginia, Japan, and the UK. For this summer concert, Kimura has chosen three pieces that she performed during the first half of 2018.
Chidori no Kyoku (“Songs of Plover”) by Yoshizawa Kengyo
Shin Sarashi by Fukakusa Kengyo and arranged by Kin’ichi Nakanoshima)
Mittsu no Dansho (“Three Fragments”) by Kin’ichi Nakanoshima
In addition to Kimura’s music, mochi Rin will serve handmade Japanese confectionary.
Seating is limited, so purchase your tickets in advance at CRS’s website, by phone at 212-677-8621, or in person at CRS.
Featured photo by Yoji Morita