A Future of the Present Past - Kojiro Umezaki, Shakuhachi

  • Presented By: Claire Trevor School of the Arts
  • Dates: February 3, 2018
  • Location: Winifred Smith Hall
  • 4000 Mesa Rd, Building 710, Irvine, CA 92618
  • Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Price: General $19; Seniors, Groups 10+, UCI Faculty & Staff $16; UCI Students & Children under 17 $6
  • Details

    Kojiro Umezaki, of Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble, and Jenny Kim, fortepiano, present works for shakuhachi, fortepiano, electronics, and more. The program includes selections from Japanese composer Michio Mamiya’s Five Finnish Folk Songs arranged for the first time for the improbable combination of Monty Levenson’s shakulute—a hybrid shakuhachi-flute—and fortepiano.