Ensemble East is a chamber music ensemble featuring Japanese instruments: Koto, Shamisen, and Shakuhachi. The group has toured throughout the US, South America and the Caribbean and each individual member has a distinguished international performing and recording career. Ensembe East performs the classical music of Japan's Edo period as well as modern and contemporary ensemble music for Japanese instruments.
The Program on March 13 will feature the premiere of James
Nyoraku Schlefer's "Sankyoku No. 1," plus music of Miyagi Michiyo,
Hikaru Sawai, and Elizabeth Falconer.
(In photo from left to right: James Nyoraku Schlefer, Masayo Ishigure, Charles Tang)