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 September, FTARRI will be closed on the following days:
September 1 (Fri.), 5 (Tue.), 7 (Thu.), 13 (Wed.), 15 (Fri.), 19 (Tue.), 22 (Fri.), 25 (Mon.), and 29 (Fri.)

Concert Schedule


August 5 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Naoji Kondo (baritone sax, tenor sax), Naoya Murata (turntable), Daysuke Takaoka (tuba), and Chiho Suzuki (bandoneon)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Chiho Suzuki
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 6 (Sun.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Suzueri (piano, toy piano, self-made instruments, objcets) solo
Yoko Ikeda (violin) and Wakana Ikeda (flute) duo
Hideki Umezawa 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
All audience members will receive 1 complimentary copy of the 5th anniversary CD Ftarri after Tomorrow or Ftarri de Solos.
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

August 12 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Samuel Dunscombe [from Australia] (clarinet), Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar), and Masahide Tokunaga (alto sax)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Samuel Dunscombe
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 13 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
"Suidobashi Chamber Ensemble"
Yoko Ikeda (viola), Wakana Ikeda (flute), Masahiko Okura (clarinet), Taku Sugimoto (guitar), and Aya Naito (bassoon)
Admission: 2,000 yen with reservations, 2,500 yen at the door
For reservations, http://suidobashichamberensemble.tumblr.com
Organizer: Wakana Ikeda
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 14 (Mon.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Craig Pedersen (amplified trumpet) and Elizabeth Millar (amplified clarinet) duo
Gretchen Jude [from U.S.A.] (koto), Naoto Yamagishi (percussion), and Masahide Tokunaga (alto sax) trio
Takahiro Kawaguchi (self-made instrument), Yui Nakamura (voice), and Takashi Masubuchi (guiter) trio
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Takahiro Kawaguchi
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 19 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Tumo (Yuma Takeshita [electro-bass] and Yuji Ishihara [drums]), Hiroyuki Ura (percussion), and Seijiro Murayama (composition)
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
All audience members will receive 1 complimentary copy of the 5th anniversary CD Ftarri Jam or Scores at Ftarri.
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 20 (Sun.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
ju sei (Junichiro Tanaka and sei) and mmm
Sloth (Masahiko Okura [contrabass clarinet], Hikaru Yamada [beats], Wakana Ikeda [flute], and Satoshi Kanda [computer])
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
All audience members will receive 1 complimentary copy of the 5th anniversary CD Ftarri after Tomorrow, Ftarri de Solos, Ftarri Jam, or Scores at Ftarri.
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

August 23 (Wed.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar) and Ryutaro Endo (guitar)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Ryutaro Endo
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 26 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Junji Hirose (tenor sax) solo
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Junji HIrose
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 27 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Ryuichi Daijo (guitar), Akira Sotoyama (drums), and Masahide Tokunaga (alto sax)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Ryuichi Daijo
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 30 (Wed.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Kazuhisa Uchihashi (guitar, daxophone) and Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board)
Admission: 1,500 yen in reservations, 2,000 yen at the door
Organizer: Toshimaru Nakamura
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 2 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Wakana Ikeda (flute), Kazushige Kinoshita (violin), Minami Saeki (voice), Taku Sugimoto (guitar), Aya Naito (bassoon), and Takashi Masubuchi (guitar)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Taku Sugimoto
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 3 (Sun.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Hideki Umezawa and Yoichi Kamimura, Shun Owada, Mana Haraguchi, and Yohei Yamakado and Takuma Ikeda
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: RÉCIT
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 6 (Wed.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Ilan Volkov [from Israel] (violin), Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar), and Takahiro Kawaguchi (self-made instrument)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Takahiro Kawaguchi
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 9 (Sat.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Konomi Kobayashi (piano), Naoko Sumimoto (video), and Yosuke Morone (text reading)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Yosuke Morone
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

September 10 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Madoka Kouno (cassette tape recorders) solo
Samuel Dunscombe [from Australia] (clarinet) and Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Samuel Dunscombe
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 16 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Katt Hernandez [from Sweden] (violin), Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board), and Masahide Tokunaga (alto sax)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Toshimaru Nakamura
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 17 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
André van Rensburg (guitar, shakuhachi), Dai Sekiguchi (harmonicas), and Megumi Wakasa (butoh)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: André van Rensburg
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 20 (Wed.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Kazuo Imai (guitar) and Masahide Tokunaga (alto sax)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Masahide Tokunaga
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 23 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Yuma Takeshita (electro-bass) and Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Toshimaru Nakamura
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 24 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Samuel Dunscombe [from Australia] (clarinet), Seijiro Murayama (percussion), and Ko Ishikawa (sho)
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 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 27 (Wed.) - 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
"Classical music cafe Ftarri"
Admission: 500 yen
Organizer: sei
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.




Last updated: September 6, 2017

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