Home > Entertainment
  print button email button

Friday, Sept. 26, 2003

OF NOTE

Sho player ready to show his stuff

Five pairs of Japan Times readers will be invited to a recital by sho player Naoyuki Manabe on Oct. 22 in Tokyo.

The sho is a traditional free-reed mouth organ used in gagaku, a style of Japanese music more than 1,300 years old.

The recital will start at 7 p.m. at Hamarikyu Asahi Hall and features a traditional melody for three sho, and contemporary compositions for sho and violin, and solo sho.

Those interested should send a postcard to: Naoyuki Manabe Recital Ticket, The Japan Times-gakari, Collecta, Villa Royal Hirakawa 208, Hirakawa-cho 1-7-5, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0093. The postcard must include your name, age and address, and arrive on or before Oct. 5.

For ordinary tickets, call Ticket PIA at (0570) 02-9990.

Hamarikyu Asahi Hall is close to the A2 exit of Tsukiji Shijo subway station on the Oedo line.



Back to Top

About us |  Work for us |  Contact us |  Privacy policy |  Link policy |  Registration FAQ
Advertise in japantimes.co.jp.
This site has been optimized for modern browsers. Please make sure that Javascript is enabled in your browser's preferences.
The Japan Times Ltd. All rights reserved.