Ftarri

Ftarri

improvised/experimental music store and live music venue

The CD store/performance space FTARRI opened for business in Tokyo on August 6, 2012. In addition to CDs, FTARRI has unique merchandise including one-of-a-kind clothing and accessories. If you're in the area, please stop by.

Address (map)
Okano Bldg. B1 Floor, 1-4-11 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033
Nearest stations: JR Suidobashi Sta. (5 min.), Toei Mita Line Suidobashi Sta. (3 min.), Tokyo Metro Marunouchi/Namboku Lines Korakuen Sta./Hongo 3-chome Sta. (8 min.)

Business hours: 4:00-8:00 p.m. (except on performance days--please check the Concert Schedule below)

In March and April, FTARRI will be closed on the following days:
March 2 (Thu.), 6 (Mon.), 9 (Thu.), 13 (Mon.), 15 (Wed.), 28 (Tue.)
April 5 (Wed.), 10 (Mon.), 20 (Thu.), 25 (Tue.)

Concert Schedule


March 3 (Fri.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Takashi Masubuchi (guitar) solo
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Takashi Masubuchi
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 4 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Keiko Higuchi (vocal) and Shin-ichiro Kanda (piano)
Admission: 2,000 yen + drink (300 yen)
Organizer: Keiko Higuchi
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 7 (Tue.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Hideo Ikegami (contrabass) solo
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Hideo Ikegami
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 10 (Fri.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Federico Durand [from Argentina] solo; Takashi Tsuda (guitar) and Kaori Sato (accordion) duo; and Chihei Hatakeyama solo
Organizer: Takashi Tsuda
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

March 12 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Riuichi Daijo (guitar) and Tamaru (bass guitar)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Riuichi Daijo
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 18 (Sat.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Shigatetsu (piano), Suzueri (piano, etc.), Takumi Ikeda (objects), and Masahide Tokunaga (alto sax)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Shibatetsu
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

March 20 (Mon.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Gretchen Jude [from U.S.A.] (koto), Kevin Corcoran [from U.S.A.] (drums), Yoko Ikeda (viola), Wakana Ikeda (flute), and Miki Naoe (short-wave radio)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Yoko Ikeda
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 22 (Wed.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Naoji Kondo (baritone sax, tenor sax), Naoya Murata (turntable), Chiho Suzuki (bandoneon), and Daysuke Takaoka (tuba)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Chiho Suzuki
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 25 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Jonathan Kemp [from UK] (electronics, etc.) solo
Suzueri (self-made instruments, piano, etc.) and Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar) duo
Admission: 1,500 yen (same price for reserved tickets and tickets purchased at the door; however, those who reserve tickets will receive 8 times the usual number of points on their Ftarri point cards)
Organizer: Ftarri
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 26 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Rahel Kraft [from Switzerland] (voice, electronics) solo
ju sei (Junichiro Tanaka [guitar, etc.] and sei [vocal]) and Yosuke Morone (electonics) trio
Yui Nakamura (voice) solo
Admission: 1,500 yen (same price for reserved tickets and tickets purchased at the door; however, those who reserve tickets will receive 8 times the usual number of points on their Ftarri point cards)
Organizer: Ftarri
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 30 (Thu.) - 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
"Classical music cafe Ftarri"
Admission: 500 yen
Organizer: sei
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 31 (Fri.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Samuel Dunscombe [from Australia/U.S.A.] (clarinet), Taku Sugimoto (guitar), and Michiko Ogawa (clarinet)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Michiko Ogawa
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

April 1 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Kazuo Imai (elecctric guitar)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Kazuo Imai
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

April 4 (Tue.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Hui-Chun Lin [from Berlin] (cello) and Yumiko Yoshimoto (guitar)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Shuichi Chino
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

April 7 (Fri.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Realistic Monk (Carl Stone and Miki Yui)
Makoto Oshiro solo
Admission: 2,000 yen (same price for reserved tickets and tickets purchased at the door; however, those who reserve tickets will receive 5 times the usual number of points on their Ftarri point cards)
Organizer: Ftarri
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

April 8 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Nelson Hiu [from Hong Kong] (piano, etc.), Sze Ka Yan [from Hong Kong] (violin, laptop), Reiko Imanishi (koto), and Hideo Ikegami (contrabass)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Hideo Ikegami
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

April 13 (Thu.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Sam Andrae [from UK] (sax), David Birchall [from UK] (guitar), Otto Willberg [from UK] (contrabass), and Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Toshimaru Nakamura
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.




Last updated: March 24, 2017

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