INTERPRETATIONS PRESENTS: Ralph Samuelson & Yoko Hiraoka: Music for Shakuhachi, Koto, & Shamisen
Jin Hi Kim with Thomas Buckner & Samir Chatterjee: Digital Buddha II
Thursday November 10, 2011 8PM at Roulette, in Downtown Brooklyn! 509 Atlantic Ave (corner of Atlantic and 3rd Ave)
Two innovative projects integrating traditional instruments of Japan and Korea with contemporary western musical forms and concepts. Ralph Samuelson (shakuhachi) and Yoko Hiraoka (shamisen and koto) present new works by composers Ned Rothenberg, Elizabeth Brown, Takashi Koto, and Teizo Matsumura. Jin Hi Kim (komungo, electric komungo and tall barrel drums) presents Digital Buddha II, featuring digital projections from Joel Cadman and Benton C-Bainbridge, and a four-part suite including three world premieres, with Thomas Buckner (voice) and Samir Chatterjee (tabla). Buy Tickets online and win copies of Ned Rothenberg's Tzadik release "Ryu Nashi/No School - New Music for Shakuhachi", featuring Ralph Samuelson and Yoko Hiraoka!
Two new tracks available from Interpretations! Jin Hi Kim & Gerry Hemingway duo / / Ralph Samuelson & Yoko Hiraoka performing Ned Rothenberg! www.interpretations.info/gallery/