Music From Japan Diversification of Japanese Contemporary Music
Scandinavia House, the Victor Borge Concert Hall (map)
58 Park Ave at 38th st
New York, NY
Diversification of Japanese Contemporary Music, is curated by Dr. Toshie Kakinuma and will feature new work by Japanese composers. The evening will include two world premieres of MFJ commissions written by Makiko Nishikaze and Mayu Masuda. Ms. Masudaâ€™s new piece is written for voice and wagon, an ancient Japanese 6-string koto. Kayoko Nakagawa will perform this exciting new repertoire on this rare instrument.