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12th Annual Concert of Glories of the Japanese Music Heritage

Sunday, April 2, 2017, 4pm

Miller Theatre at Columbia University

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The IMJS: Japanese Cultural Heritage Initiatives at Columbia University, in collaboration with the Music Performance Program, presents its 12th Annual Concert of Japanese Heritage Instrumental Music, featuring Hitomi Nakamura (hichiriki), Takeshi Sasamoto (ryūteki), Mayumi Miyata (shō), Yumi Kurosawa (21-string koto), Yoko Reikano Kimura (shamisen), James Nyoraku Schlefer (shakuhachi), Kaoru Watanabe (shinobue), and Columbia University Gagaku Instrumental Ensemble. The program includes classical pieces such as Etenraku and Konju (jo & ha) and contemporary masterpieces by Western composers. The concert is free and open to the public, but advance online registration is recommended at www.medievaljapanesestudies.org.