Time: September 22, 2012 from 2pm to 5pm
Location: Japan Society
Street: 333 East 47th St.
City/Town: New York, NY
Website or Map: http://www.japansociety.org
Event Discipline: music, composition, workshop
Organized By: Japan Society
Latest Activity: Aug 23, 2012
Shakuhachi master Kinya Sogawa will introduce composers
interested in the music of Japan to the special qualities of the shakuhachi, which has drawn particular attention from contemporary composers throughout the world. In this workshop, the unique characteristics of the shakuhachi will be illustrated through the performance of several short traditional and contemporary pieces, a demonstration of special techniques, and an introduction to form and pitch relationships.
Composition experience required. Max 20 people.
$35/$30 Japan Society & Roulette members