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Glories of the Japanese Traditional Music Heritage – Concert I

Thursday, December 16, 2010 @ 6:00 pm

Organized and Presented by the Institute for Medieval Japanese Studies

Program (Program Notes Available Here)

“Winds and Strings of Change”
A concert of Traditional and Innovative Works in honor of Tōru Takemitsu (Columbia University Honorary Doctorate, 1996) performed by eminent masters:

  • Yoko Nishi, koto (multiple-stringed zither)
  • Kifu Mitsuhashi, shakuhachi (end-blown bamboo flute)
  • Yukio Tanaka, biwa (short-necked lute)
  • James Nyoraku Schlefer, shakuhachi (end-blown bamboo flute)

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Date:
Thursday, December 16, 2010
Time:
6:00 pm
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Venue

Low Memorial Library Rotunda
116th Street and Broadway
New York, NY United States
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