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Saturday, March 26, 2016

EMAJIN Initiative 11th Season of Glories of the Japanese Music Heritage

Saturday, March 26, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Miller Theatre, Columbia University, 2960 Broadway
New York, NY 10027 United States
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ANCIENT SOUNDSCAPE REBORN: Poetry & Paintings in Concert Part I: Classical Repertoire Hyōjō no netori & Etenraku Kashin Hyōjō no chōshi & Goshōraku no jo, Goshōraku no kyū Part II: Contemporary Works Yuka Takechi, Waxwing (2003) for sangen & shō Hiroya Miura, Gossamer Lattice (2007) for shō, hichiriki & ryūteki Fuyuhiko Sasaki, Bridge to the Heavens (2015) for harp, kugo, viola & shō Featuring Mayumi Miyata (shō), Hitomi Nakamura (hichiriki), Takeshi Sasamoto (ryūteki), Hidejiro Honjo (sangen), Fuyuhiko Sasaki (harp & kugo), Benjamin Preneta (viola), Columbia Gagaku Instrumental Ensemble.

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Wednesday, December 2, 2015

EMAJIN Initiative Fall 2015 Semester-End Concert

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
St. Paul’s Chapel, Columbia University, 1160 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10027 United States
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No reservations required. You can just pop in and out.

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Monday, November 9, 2015

CHANEL Pygmalion Days Special Concert Series “Rinpa Resonates”

Monday, November 9, 2015 @ 6:30 pm
Chanel Nexus Hall (Tokyo), Ginza, 3 Chome−5−3 シャネル銀座ビルディング4階
Chuo City, Tokyo 104-0061 Japan
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和楽器との共演 「琳派を聴く」

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Friday, June 12, 2015

Workshop: “Comparing & Contrasting Tones, Timbres and the Technology of Koto Instrumental Types”

Friday, June 12, 2015
Tokyo University of the Arts, 12-8 Uenokoen
Taito City, Tokyo 110-8714 Japan
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箏聴き比べ:新福山箏・ネオ箏・二つ折れ箏

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Comparing & Contrasting Tones, Timbres and the Technology of Koto Instrumental Types”

Friday, June 12, 2015
Prentis Hall, 632 W. 125th Street
New York, NY 10027 United States
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箏聴き比べ:新福山箏・ネオ箏・二つ折れ箏

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Wednesday, April 29, 2015

EMAJIN Initiative Spring 2015 Semester-End Concert

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
St. Paul’s Chapel, Columbia University, 1160 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Sunday, March 29, 2015

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

Sunday, March 29, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Miller Theatre, Columbia University, 2960 Broadway
New York, NY 10027 United States
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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…

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Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Fall 2014 Semester-End Concert

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
St. Paul’s Chapel, Columbia University, 1160 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Make Music Monthly with Hiroya Miura: A conversation about Gagaku Japanese Court music

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Cornelia Street Cafe, NYC, 29 Cornelia St
New York, NY 10014 United States
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Make Music Monthly with Hiroya Miura: A conversation about Gagaku Japanese Court music (includes a demonstration fo the instruments by the memver of Columbia Universit Gagaku Instrumental Ensemble)

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Annual Nabunken Lectures with Prof. Takayuki Seino and Prof. Yasuharu Hoshino

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
200 Buell

Annual Nabunken Lectures Prof. Takayuki Seino, "Ideal Management of Historical Parks: From the Past to the Present to the Future" Prof. Yasuharu Hoshino, "A Review of the Application of Dendrochronology to Japanese Cultural Heritage"

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Monday, June 16, 2014

CHANEL Pygmalion Days Special Concert Series

Monday, June 16, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
Chanel Nexus Hall (Tokyo), Ginza, 3 Chome−5−3 シャネル銀座ビルディング4階
Chuo City, Tokyo 104-0061 Japan
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21世紀における「クラシック音楽」の行方

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2nd Summit on the Future of the Japanese Music Heritage

Sunday, June 15, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
International House of Japan (Tokyo), 5 Chome-11-16 Roppongi
Minato City, Tokyo 106-0032 Japan
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第2回サミット「21世紀における和楽器の行方」 

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EMAJIN Initiative (in Tokyo) Wagakki Workshop

Saturday, June 14, 2014 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Kioi Hall, Small Hall, 6-番5号 Kioicho
Chiyoda City, Tokyo 102-0094 Japan
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和楽器ワークショップ「古代・中世の名手を現代に」

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Semester-End Concert of Japanese Sacred and Salon Music

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 @ 7:15 pm
St. Paul’s Chapel, Columbia University, 1160 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Sunday, March 30, 2014

EMAJIN Initiative: 9th Season of Glories of the Japanese Music Heritage

Sunday, March 30, 2014 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Miller Theatre, Columbia University, 2960 Broadway
New York, NY 10027 United States
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ANCIENT SOUNDSCAPES REBORN Japanese Sacred Court Music (Gagaku) and Secular Art Music (Hōgaku) Program Notes Available Here Read the pre-concert remarks by Prof. Barbara Ruch. Free and open to the public. No reservation is required. All seats are on a first-come-first-served basis. The door will open 30 minutes before the performance. Featuring: Remi Miura (sho), Hitomi Nakamura (hichiriki), Takeshi Sasamoto (ryuteki), Masayo Ishigure (koto), James Nyoraku Schlefer (shakuhachi) and Columbia Gagaku and Hōgaku Ensembles. Part I: Sacred Gagaku Music Hyōjō no netori (Prelude Mode Centering on the note of E) & Etenraku (Music of the Divine Heavens) Kashin (Glorious Days)…

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