Music from Japan Festival 2017: New Directions in Japanese Contemporary Music

Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 5:30pm
Scandinavia House/Victor Borge Hall     map

The Music From Japan Festival 2017 marks the second year of MFJ’s Artist Residence program. This year, we invite composer Kenji Sakai and musicologist Fuyuko Fukunaka to participate in a series of educational events, a symposium and two concerts. Both concerts include pieces commissioned by Music From Japan.

On February 19th at 5:30pm, CMC Director, Brad Garton, and Sound Arts Program Director, Miya Masaoka, will be performing new music for koto, laptop computer and shakuhachi flute (Akikazu Nakamura).

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