Piano Earth-Rhythm in NY with Yasunobu Matsuo ?? ??

Piano Earth-Rhythm in NY with Yasunobu Matsuo Sunday, August 4 from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. Japanese American Association of New York – 49 West 45th Street?(between 5th and 6th Avenues), 11th floor Admission: Free Suggested donation: $10 (cash only) Japanese composer, healing pianist, and synthesizer artist Yasunobu Matsuo performs a special piano concert at the Japanese American Association. Matsuo is known as a pioneer … Continue reading Piano Earth-Rhythm in NY with Yasunobu Matsuo ?? ??

American Buddhist Study Center’s Saturday Afternoon Movie – Departures (OKURIBITO)? ?? ??

American Buddhist Study Center’s Saturday Afternoon Movie – Departures (OKURIBITO)? Saturday, August 3 from 2:30 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. American Buddhist Study Center Library – 331 Riverside Drive (between 105th and 106th Streets) Suggested Donation: $10/$5 for ABSC members The American Buddhist Study Center presents a screening of director Yojiro Takita’s award-winning film Departures. When his orchestra disbands, Daigo Kobayashi (Masahiro Motoki) decides to start … Continue reading American Buddhist Study Center’s Saturday Afternoon Movie – Departures (OKURIBITO)? ?? ??

Dancing Notes by NY Jazz Composers’ Mosaic ?? ??

Dancing Notes by NY Jazz Composers’ Mosaic Thursday, August 8 at 8:00 p.m. (Doors open at 7:30 p.m.) The DiMenna Center – 450 West 37th Street (at 10th Avenue), Suite 502 Admission: $32 in advance/$35 at the door NY Jazz Composers’ Mosaic returns to The DiMenna Center to showcase traditional dances from Brazil, South Korea and Japan through jazz music performed by The Mosaic Orchestra. … Continue reading Dancing Notes by NY Jazz Composers’ Mosaic ?? ??

26th Annual Hiroshima and Nagasaki Peace Commemoration ?? ??

26th Annual Hiroshima and Nagasaki Peace Commemoration Monday, August 5 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: Free (Suggested donation: $20) Rev. Dr. T. Kenjitsu Nakagaki, a Japanese Buddhist priest and president/founder of the Heiwa Peace and Reconciliation Foundation of New York, hosts the 26th Hiroshima and Nagasaki Peace Commemoration. A Hiroshima Peace … Continue reading 26th Annual Hiroshima and Nagasaki Peace Commemoration ?? ??

Peace Gathering to Commemorate the 74th Anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki ?? ??

Peace Gathering to Commemorate the 74th Anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Monday, August 5 from noon until 1:00 p.m. In front of the Consulate General of Japan in New York – 299 Park Avenue (at 48th Street) Admission: Free Veterans for Peace-Chapter 34 (NYC), Brooklyn For Peace, Pax Christi Metro NY, Nuclear Age Peace Foundation, Peace Action Fund of New York State, Ribbon International, Granny … Continue reading Peace Gathering to Commemorate the 74th Anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki ?? ??