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Protected: 2019 / Terasaki Nibei Foundation to present “Koto and Rose Parade” talk by Koto Master Saeko Kujiraoka, Feb. 26

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2017 / Koto master Yoko Awaya to present 40th anniversary koto concert at Armstrong Theater, April 15

As of April 13, tickets are sold out. The Yoko Awaya Koto Music Conservatory (Awaya-kai) will present the 40th Anniversary Awaya-kai Koto Concert on Saturday, April 15 from 2 p.m. at the James Armstrong Theater in Torrance. The concert program is a diverse, international mix of musical genres to be performed by Awaya-kai members...
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2017 / Fundraising concert to showcase Yukiko Matsuyama’s koto music at South Pasadena Public Library, April 14

‘East-West’ Fundraising Concert will be held on the ‘Carnegie Stage’ of the South Pasadena Public Library Community Room on Friday, April 14 at 8 p.m. The beautiful, historic Community Room is located at 1115 El Centro Street.  Doors will open at 7:30 p.m. and seating will be “festival style”—first come, first seated. This concert will present...
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2015 / Cal Arts to present koto concert by Kozue Matsumoto, March 3

Kozue Matsumoto

Kozue Matsumoto Koto Music Concert March 3, 2015 at 8 pm – 10 pm The Wild Beast Music Pavilion CalArts: 24700 McBean Parkway, Valencia, CA 91355 Free admission For information, call (661) 253-7816 The Herb Alpert School of Music at CalArts presents koto artist Kozue Matsumoto. Performing original compositions and traditional Japanese music, Kozue has prepared an...
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2014 / Japanese traditional music concert in San Pedro, Mar. 7

Perry Matsuyama Kurai

A night of traditional Japanese folk music featuring the taiko (drum), koto (zither), shamisen (lute) and bamboo flute (shakuhachi) will be presented at the Grand Annex in Downtown San Pedro on Friday, March 7 at 8:00 pm. The Taiko Center of Los Angeles founded by director, Rev. Tom Kurai will lead his ensemble in...
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2013 / San Francisco Edition / Fremont Symphony’s concert theme “World Tour: Unity” to include koto quartet, Oct. 19

Koto Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto

Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto and her Koto Quartet will perform an original work, “Fireflies” with the Fremont Symphony Orchestra, arranged for orchestra by Kim Schanberg, on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 8:00 pm, at Ohlone College, Smith Center, located at 43600 Mission Blvd, Fremont, CA. Muramoto and her Koto Quartet will appear as a part of...
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2013 / Bonsai display at Bowers Museum. Sept 10 – 15

Kofu Kai Bonsai Bowers Museum

Thursday, September 12, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Lecture by Dr. Kendal Brown Quiet Beauty: The Japanese Gardens of  North America Sponsored by Kofu Bonsai Kai + Thursday, September 12, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Bowers after Hours at Courtyard Solo Koto: Yukiko Matsuyama Sponsored by Medellas foundation + Bowers Museum 2002 North Main...
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2013 / Music Concert / Japanese flavored World pop with Koto artist Yukiko Matsuyama at La Verne, Aug 17

20130708 Yukiko Matsuyama

  “World Music, R&B, and a little Funk” Yukiko Matsuyama Band with Motown Legend James Gadson Saturday, Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm University of La Verne – Morgan Auditorium 1950 3rd St., La Verne, CA 91750 Legendary Motown drummer James Gadson joins  International JapaneseKoto Artist Yukiko Matsuyama, Greg Vail (sax), Diana Dentino (keys),Vince van...
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2010 / Koto artist Yoko Awaya to mark the 35th anniversary of launching koto school with a charity concert, Oct 23

2010 / Koto artist Yoko Awaya to mark the 35th anniversary of launching koto school with a charity concert, Oct 23

Cultural News, 2010 October Issue Veteran koto artist and instructor Yoko Awaya will mark the 35th anniversary of launching the Yoko Awaya Koto Music Conservatory (aka Awaya-Kai) by presenting a koto charity concert on Saturday, October 23, at 2:00 p.m. at the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center, 1935 Manhattan Beach Blvd., Redondo Beach, CA...
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