WHO/WHAT/WHERE: The Atherton Studio, Hawai‘i Public Radio’s acoustic jewel box, provides the ideal sound environment to hear “An Evening of Japanese Koto and Shakuhachi Music.”
Featured is Darin Miyashiro, koto instructor at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, and Sandy Tsukiyama, a vocalist and host of HPR’s “Brazilian Experience.” The pair will team up for classic and contemporary solo and duet compositions on the traditional Japanese 13-string zither. Their special guest is Chris Molina who performs on the Japanese bamboo flute, the shakuhachi.
WHEN: Saturday, Aug. 29, at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m.
COST: Tickets are $30 general, $25 for HPR members, and $15 for students with ID. Reservations for this final concert of the Atherton Summer 2015 season may be made online at
www.hprtickets.org or by calling the station (955-8821) during regular business hours. The Atherton Studio is located at Hawai‘i Public Radio, 738 Kāheka St.