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Hiroya Tsukamoto

February 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST

$10 – $20

Hiroya is a one-of-a-kind composer, guitarist and singer-songwriter from Kyoto, Japan. He began playing the five-string banjo when he was thirteen, and took up the guitar shortly after.

In 2000, Hiroya received a scholarship to Berklee College of Music and came to the United States. He formed his own group in Boston “INTEROCEANICO (inter-oceanic)” which consists of unique musicians from different continents including Latin Grammy Colombian singer Marta Gomez. The group released three acclaimed records (“The Other Side of the World”, “Confluencia” and “Where the River Shines”). Hiroya released two solo albums (“Heartland” and “Places”) from Japanese record label 333 discs.

Hiroya has been leading concerts internationally including several appearances at Blue Note in New York City with his group and Japanese National Television(NHK). Hiroya performed, recorded and shared stage with Esperanza Spalding, The Kennedys, Joe Jencks(Brother Sun), Michael League (Snarky Puppy), Brooks Williams and Jim Kweskin.

Details

Date:
February 10
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$10 – $20
Event Category:
Website:
https://ctguitar.org/2019/01/20/hiroya-tsukamoto-sunday-january-20-2019/

Venue

Windsor Arts Center
40 Mechanic St.
Windsor,CTUnited States
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Phone:
(860) 249-1132
Website:
http://ctguitar.org/