THE INSTITUTE FOR MEDIEVAL JAPANESE STUDIES AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY PRESENTS

Performance Thursday, December 16, 2010 | 6 PM

Winds and Strings of Change: Glories of the Japanese Traditional Music Heritage

Miller Theatre
A concert of traditional and innovative works in honor of Toru Takemitsu (a recipient of an honorary doctorate from Columbia in 1996) performed by eminent masters of Japanese hogaku instruments.

Miller Theatre
Columbia University
2960 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

For more information:
212-854-7403
medievaljapanesestudies.org

Performers

  • James Schlefer, Shakuhachi
  • Kifu Mitsuhashi, Shakuhachi
  • Yoko Nishi, Koto
  • Yukio Tanaka, Biwa

Program

  • KENGYO Midare
  • TRAD. Tsuru no sugomori
  • TSURUTA Dan no ura
  • MIYAGI Haru no umi
  • SAWAI Gaku
  • MAKOTO MOROI Chikurai Gosho
  • YUKIO TANAKA Yukyu no shirabe
  • TORU TAKEMITSU November Steps
Presented by the Institute for Medieval Japanese Studies at Columbia University.
This performance is part of JapanNYC, and JapanNYC.

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