Four Seasons in NY: Gems of Japanese Music Vol. 21

Sunday, November 21, 2021
4 – 5PM

At long last, we are delighted to be able to welcome you back in-person for the 21st episode of Four Seasons in New York: Gems of Japanese Music by the acclaimed vocalist and koto and shamisen player Yoko Reikano Kimura with special guest James Nyoraku Schlefer (shakuhachi master). This concert is presented by CRS (Center for Remembering & Sharing) and Yoko Reikano Kimura and is supported by Hogaku Journal and Mar Creation, Inc.

The program video will also be available to watch on demand online from Sunday, November 28th, 8:00 pm (EST) through Thursday, December 2nd, 11:30 pm, and in-person attendees will also be able to access the video. Those who would like to purchase only online access (and not attend in person) may do so here:

“…Yoko Reikano Kimura, playing the shamisen and singing, is superb….” — New York Times

“…Kimura’s voice was rich and full-bodied ….” — KC METROPLIS

James Nyoraku Schlefer is “America’s Finest Shakuhachi Player.”—

Nasuno – Fire Fox – (composed by Yamada-kengyo)
Meikyo for shamisen and shakuhachi (composed by Seiho Kineya)
Koto-Uta (composed by Toshio Hosokawa)

Yoko Reikano Kimura, koto, shamisen
James Nyoraku Schlefer, shakuhachi (special guest)

$30 (The ticket holders of this in-person concert will have access to the online streaming program.)
*The seats for in-person concert are limited, so please make reservation in advance.

【Tickets reservation】
*Please include your name and the number of tickets you wish to purchase.
*Payment will be at Center for Remembering and Sharing. (Cash only)