Sunday, October 27 at 4 Wooden Fish Ensemble @ Old First Concerts, celebrating the music (and birthday!) of Hyo-shin Na. Birthday Reception follows the concert. Thomas Schultz, piano; Shoko Hikage, koto; John Smalley, baritone; James Pytko, clarinet; Hyunchae Kim, kayageum; Terrie Baune, violin
The Wooden Fish Ensemble, which specializes in contemporary music mixing or juxtaposing Eastern and Western traditions, performs pieces by Hyo-shin Na to celebrate her 60th birthday. A sextet including pianist Thomas Schultz and koto player Shoko Hikage premieres a batch of new works, among them Song of the Fog and Great Noise.