Sunday, February 15, 2015
New York, NY
Shakuhachi Masters' Recital (including Steve Scholle)
Tenri Cultural Institute,
43A W.13th Street, , New York, NY
If you've never heard the shakuhachi you're in for a treat. It is the traditional Japanese bamboo flute. It's origins date back over 1000 years. This concert is the annual event of New York's Ki Sui An Shakuhachi Dojo, featuring veteran players, including Stephen Scholle, licensed in 1998. The repertoire this evening will be primarily honkyoku or music of the Zen meditation traditions.
Special guest artist will be Kurahashi Yodo II, one of the foremost masters in Japan. For tickets and information ($5 Discount for Students and Seniors), call 917-207-6724, or email: email@example.com