Shakuhachi concert on June 29
- Hi everyone,
I'm posting this for a friend who belongs to a Shakuhachi club, so this post isn't actually about early music. That being said, those of you who are recorder enthusiasts may be interested in hearing a real Japanese Shakuhachi virtuoso.
I heard him perform a few months ago and he was amazing - lots of different instruments of different sizes and tone color. Here are the details:
The Magic and Mystery of Bamboo: Kaoru Kakizakai Plays Shakuhachi (Japanese Bamboo Flute)
Internationally known Japanese musician Kaoru Kakizakai returns to the Valley to perform a solo concert. His repertoire includes secular and spiritual music spanning ancient to modern times. Don't miss this rare opportunity to experience a master Shakuhachi musician and performer.
7:30pm Saturday, June 29, 2013
Valley Unitarian Universalist Congregation. 6400 Del Rio Ave. Chandler, AZ
Concert tickets are $18 for adults in advance ($20 at the door). $13 for students in advance($15 at the door) $10 for children under 12. Tickets available at: http://phoenixazshakuhachi.com or call 480-961-3223 for details.
Kakizakai is also available for private and group shakuhachi lessons during the week prior to the concert. (Flute loan available.) Call 480-961-3223 for details.