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Winter Wind: Shakuhachi and Koto Concert

Join us this winter in the Cultural Corner for a special concert featuring renowned shakuhachi grand master James Nyoraku Schlefer and koto master Mitsuki Dazai as they perform traditional and contemporary music creating a wonderful palette of sound textures.

Photo by Jonathan Ley

Along with the three-string Shamisen, the Shakuhachi (bamboo flute) and Koto harp are important members of the traditional Sankyoku ensemble.