Date & Time
Friday, February 17, 2017
International House Assembly Hall
Center for East Asian Studies (CEAS)
Senior Master performer of biwa, koto, shamisen, and jiuta voice, Yoko Hiraoka is a native of Kyoto who studied Chikuzen Biwa in the Komyoji-ryu based in Osaka. Ms. Hiraoka also studied classical koto and shamisen music from an early age. Her performance career began in Japan and spans almost 40 years with her repertoire including contemporary compositions and improvisations as well as the classical repertoire.
The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required