CRS & Mar Creation, Inc. invite you to discover traditional Japanese music by the acclaimed koto and shamisen player Yoko Reikano Kimura, offered together with an exclusive taste of beautiful Japanese seasonal sweets prepared by Rin NYC.
This season’s program will include one song for shamisen (TBA) and two for koto:
Sekiheki no Fu – Prose-poem on the Red Cliff – (Kin’ichi Nakanoshima) koto
Mittsu no Dansho – Three Fragments – (Kin’ichi Nakanoshima) koto
“…Yoko Reikano Kimura, playing the shamisen and singing, is superb….” — New York Times
“…Kimura’s performance on the solo shamisen was quite stunning. An elegant refined presence perfectly poised, she played with precision, beauty and the utmost confidence….” — San Francisco Examiner
After many centuries, the brilliance of traditional Japanese music is still being passed on to the present day. Come and experience the sounds of koto and shamisen and enjoy the taste of the four seasons here in New York. This concert series will feature each season’s representative traditional works along with the colorful and delicate Japanese style confectionaries.
This will be the third concert of Volume 3 of this seasonal series of music concerts called Four Seasons in New York — Gems of Japanese Music. The final concert in this season is planned for August 12 at 4 pm.
April 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm EDT
More Info: https://crsny.org