Japanese instruments and Western classical music.
Commissions and concerts. Orchestras and chamber groups.
Contemporary, haunting and evocative sounds that blend two timeless musical traditions.
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Kennth Woods and James Nyoraku Schlefer rock duos for cello and shakuhachi.
NYC Concert Series - Season 10!
Celebrating our 10TH SEASON at the Tenri Cultural Institute!
Kyo-Shin-An Arts' program for Japanese instruments and string quartet. Check out the 10th Anniversary commissiong project!
Hogaku & Orchestra
A multi-year commissioning initiative for Japanese instruments and orchestras. Repertoire to date includes works by Daron Hagen, James Matheson, Paul Moravec, and James Nyoraku Schlefer.
Spring Sounds Spring Seas
A ground-breaking CD from Kyo-Shin-An Arts and Orchestra of the Swan featuring Shakuhachi and Koto with Chamber Orchestra. An MSR Classics release - buy it now!