This program explores composers of Japanese descent who have developed distinct musical voices in different parts of the world.
Akira Nishimura (b. 1953): String Quartet No. 5, “Shesha” (2013)
Kojiro Umezaki (b. 1968): shakuhachi solo
Kojiro Umezaki (b. 1968): (Cycles) what falls must rise, for shakuhachi, string quartet, and electronics (2009)
Paul Wiancko (b. 1983): LIFT (2016)
This concert is made possible by the Grace Jarcho Ross and Daniel G. Ross Concert Fund.
Tickets to this event include same day Museum admission.
Enjoy a pre-performance drink in the Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium. Doors will open approximately one hour prior to the event and you may purchase a drink prior to the show.