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The Cassatt String Quartet with Yoko Reikano Kimura, koto and James Nyoraku Schlefer, shakuhachi.
Music by Yoko Sato - Tina Davidson - Sebastian Currier - Somei Satoh - Michiyo Miyagi
Sunday, March 26, 2017, 4:00 PM
Tenri Cultural Institute, 43A West 13th Street, New York City
Tickets $15/25 at the door OR in advance at brownpapertickets.com or 1-800-838-3006
This concert features three KSA commissioned sextets for string quartet, koto and shakuhachi including a world premiere by Yoko Sato, Somei Satoh's ethereal Kyoshin, and James Nyoraku Schlefer's Haru no Umi Redux - an arrangement of Michiyo Miyagi's famous work for shakuhachi and koto, this version with interwoven string music that embodies the title "The Sea in Sprng."
PLUS two world premiere string quartets commssioned by the Cassatt - Tina Davidson's Render and Sebastian Currier's Lullaby.