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Spring 2015 Calendar of Events

EMAJIN Initiative
Annual Gagaku/Hōgaku Concert (10th Anniversary)
Sunday, March 29, 2015
4:00pm-6:00pm
Miller Theatre, Columbia University.

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.

EMAJIN Initiative
Spring 2015 Semester-End Concert
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
7:30pm-9:00pm
St. Paul's Chapel, Columbia University
No reservations required. You can just pop in and out.

EMAJIN Initiative
Fall 2015 Semester-End Concert
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
7:30pm-9:00pm
St. Paul's Chapel, Columbia University
No reservations required. You can just pop in and out.

 

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