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EMAJIN Initiative – Annual Gagaku/Hōgaku Concert (10th Anniversary)

Sunday, March 29, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Program (Program Notes Available Here)

Part I: Classical Repertoire of Gagaku
Hyōjō no netori & Etenraku
Kashin
Rōkunshi
Ichikotsuchō no netori & Karyōbin no kyū

Part II: Contemporary Pieces for Japanese Heritage Instruments
John Kaizan Neptune, Five and Thirteen are Prime Numbers (1983) (koto & shakuhachi)
John Cage, Ryoanji (1983) (three hichiriki & percussion)
Takeshi Sasamoto, Yaha (2014) (Shōsōin shakuhachi solo)
Toshi Ichiyanagi, Transfiguration of the Moon (1988) (shō & violin)

Featuring Mayumi Miyata (shō), Hitomi Nakamura (hichiriki), Takeshi Sasamoto (ryūteki; Shōsōin shakuhachi), James Nyoraku Schlefer (shakuhachi), Masayo Ishigure (koto), Thomas Piercy (hichiriki), Joshua Mailman (hichiriki), Sean Statser (percussion), Bronwen Kar Cheung Chan (violin), Columbia Gagaku Instrumental Ensemble.

Details

Date:
Sunday, March 29, 2015
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Venue

Miller Theatre, Columbia University
2960 Broadway
New York, NY 10027 United States
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