Sunday, September 30, 2018, 4:00 PM
General: $25
Student/Senior: $15

Kenneth Woods, Cello - James Nyoraku Schlefer, Shakuhachi
SPECIAL guest artist: Riley Lee, Shakuhachi

A truly dynamic program, internationally acclaimed cellist Kenneth Woods and shakuhachi Grand Master James Nyoraku Schlefer, team up again a concert of fabulous duos for cello and shakuhachi. It will feature New York, American and World premieres by Michio Mamiya, Sophie Pope, and James Nyoraku Schlefer (world premiere). Joining the concert is renowned shakuhachi master Riley Lee who will play Mushi Kuy (Insect Funeral) for cello and shakuhachi, and a classic solo, Sanya" on his extra long 3.6 flute.

A Series of Chamber Music Concerts from Two Classical Traditions, Europe and Japan


Arts at Tenri invites you to enjoy chamber music in an ideal setting. Explore the sounds and music of both East and West in an intimate setting with excellent acoustics and accessible ticket prices. Conveniently located near Union Square on 13th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues.

Arts at Tenri offers a unique opportunity to experience two traditions on the same series. Just as European palaces in the 18th and 19th centuries had their court musicians, so too did the Japanese Imperial courts. Today, the music from both of these traditions continues to enchant, and Arts at Tenri offers the best of each.