Master tsugaru shamisen player Hibiki Ichikawa returns with his latest CD release Shami-sensational!
The blend of traditional and contemporary music across 8 tracks never sounds misplaced, both remarkably intertwine giving the listener a whole new shamisen experience.
Diverse Japan is honoured and delighted that the UK-based Japanese maestro, officially recognized as a world-leading talent of tsugaru shamisen, has taken time out of his busy schedule to chat with us about the ins and outs of Read more…
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Akari Mochizuki, Enka, Hibiki Ichikawa, Japanese folk music, Japanese music, MUSE, Radiohead, Shamazing, Shami-sensational, shamisen, Tsugaru-shamisen
An entertaining evening of Japanese folk music!
Date: Tuesday, 14 May 2013 7:00 – 8:00 pm, preceded by a drinks reception from 6:00pm
Venue: Daiwa Foundation Japan House 13/14 Cornwall Terrace London NW1 4QP MAP Nearest Station: Baker Street
Admission Free, booking essential Read more…
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contemporary japanese society, Enka, entertainment, Japan Matsuri, Japanese folk music, London, The Daiwa Foundation, Tsugaru-shamisen, WOMAD
A spectacular one-off evening of entertainment not to be missed!
Experience an evening were traditional and modern Japanese music intertwine as your senses indulge in fine contemporary Japanese cuisine.
Enka singer Alika Mochida and shamisen player Hibiki Ichikawa will perform together live at So Restaurant in London on Tuesday, 21st February 2012 for an unforgettable Read more…
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Akihiro Ichikawa, Alika Mochida, Aomori, Bonito, Enka, Hibiki Ichikawa, Ishikawa Prefecture, Iwakuni, Japan Matsuri, Japanese blues, Japanese cuisine, Japanese folk music, japanese folk song, Japanese food, Japanese music, Japanese tea, Kanazawa, Matcha, Matcha cake, Minyo, Miso-soup, Miyography, Piccadilly Circus, Rice, saikyo-miso, Sencha, sencha tea, shamisen, So restaurant, Sushi, Sushi platter, Tsugaru-shamisen, undefined, WOMAD, Yamaguchi, yamaguchi prefecture