Festival 2014
February 8 - Fukushima City
February 22-23 - New York City
February 26 - Washington DC


39th season
Music From Japan Festival 2014
Songs of Okinawa


New York City

Saturday February 22nd at 8pm at Baruch College
(pre-concert lecture demonstration at 7pm)
Sunday, February 23rd at 2pm

Washington, DC (Feb 26)

Wednesday February 26th at 7:30pm at Freer Gallery of Art

Featured Artists:

The Ryukyuans
Yukito Ara: leader, vocals and sanshin
Isamu Shimoji: vocals, guitar, sanshin and composition
Shinobu Matsuda: vocals and sanshin
Sunday Satoshi Nakasone: shima-daiko (Okinawan drums) and hayashi
NYC TICKETS:$25 Individual Concert
$40 Weekend
$15 Student/Senior Rush (on the day only)

Baruch Performing Arts Center
Engelman Recital Hall
Baruch College: East 25th Street between Lexington Avenue and 3rd Avenue

Washington, DC Tickets:
Free advance tickets will be available at Ticket Master starting on February 17th
Free tickets also available at door

Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution
1000 Jefferson Dr SW, Washington, DC 20001


from left: Isamu Shimoji, Yukito Ara, Sunday, and Shinobu Matsuda
Photo: Chotaro Owan