Japanese instruments and Western classical music.
Commissions and concerts. Orchestras and chamber groups.
Contemporary, haunting and evocative sounds that blend two timeless musical traditions.
Next in New York!
SHAKUHACHI: HEAR – WRITE – PLAY
An event for COMPOSERS and the musically and intellectually curious! Hear the music, write the notes, try the instrument.
NYC Concert Series
Kyo-Shin-An Arts’ CMA/ASCAP 2013 Adventurous Programming Award-winning series at the Tenri Cultural Institute in Manhattan. Check out this season’s programming!
Kyo-Shin-An Arts' program for Japanese instruments and string quartet. Next up - Novemebr 1-4, 2015, visiting the four locations in the University of Missouri with the Arianna String Quartet.
Hogaku & Orchestra
A multi-year commissioning initiative for Japanese instruments and orchestras. November 14, 2015, is the World premiere of The Age of Air by James Matheson, with River Oaks Chamber Orchestra, in Houston, TX.
Spring Sounds Spring Seas
A ground-breaking CD from Kyo-Shin-An Arts and Orchestra of the Swan featuring Shakuhachi and Koto with Chamber Orchestra. An MSR Classics release - buy it now!