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!
Taka - Yoko - James!
Piano - Shamisen - Shakuhachi!
Like you have never imiagined it before.
NYC Concert Series
Kyo-Shin-An Arts’ CMA/ASCAP 2016 and 2013 Adventurous Programming Award-winning series at the Tenri Cultural Institute in Manhattan.
Kyo-Shin-An Arts' program for Japanese instruments and string quartet. Next up - March 26, 2017, the Cassatt Quartet at Tenri.
Hogaku & Orchestra
A multi-year commissioning initiative for Japanese instruments and orchestras. Repertoire to date includes works by Daron Hagen, James Matheson, Paul Moravec, and James Nyoraku Schlefer.
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!