Glories of the Japanese Music Heritage

Ancient Soundscapes Reborn

Sunday, March 30, 2014, 4pm

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The Institute for Medieval Japanese Studies: Japanese Cultural Heritage Initiatives is pleased to present the 9th season of its annual concert of Japanese sacred court music (Gagaku) and secular art music (Hōgaku). The program will include both classical and modern repertoires as well as newly commissioned works for Japanese heritage music instruments and computer. This concert features the three Gagaku musicians invited from Japan (Hitomi Nakamura, Takeshi Sasamoto, and Remi Miura), the two New York-based Hōgaku artists (Masayo Ishigure and James Nyoraku Schlefer), and Columbia Gagaku and Hōgaku Ensembles. For tickets please visit

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For details and tickets, please call 212.854.7403 or visit the Institute for Medieval Japanese Studies website at