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)

Store hours on September 3 (Mon.) will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

In September, FTARRI will be closed on the following days:
September 4 (Tue.), 7 (Fri.), 10 (Mon.), 14 (Fri.), 20 (Thu.), and 27 (Thu.)

Concert Schedule


September 1 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
"Marginal Solo"
Tomonao Koshikawa (violin, sampler, etc.) solo
Kazuo Imai (fidel gamba, etc.) 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 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 2 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Yoko Ikeda (viola) and Riuichi Daijo (guitar)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Riuichi Daijo
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 5 (Wed.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Thin Edge New Music Collective (TENMC) [from Canada]: Cheryl Duvall (piano) and Ilana Waniuk (violin)
Guests: Miyama McQueen-Tokita (koto) and Ko Ishikawa (sho)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Atelier Jaku
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

September 8 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board) 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 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 17 (Mon.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Katsura Yamauchi (saxes) solo, Akinori Yamasaki (guitar) solo, and Sagaing (Katsura Yamauchi and Akinori Yamasaki)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Katsura Yamauchi
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 18 (Tue.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
John Russell [from UK] (guitar) and Riuichi Daijo (guitar) duo; Ståle Liavik Solberg [from Norway] (drums, percussion) and suzueri (prepared piano, self-made instruments) duo; and John Russell, Ståle Liavik Solberg, Ami Yamasaki (voice), and Ko Ishikawa (sho) quartet
Admission: 3,000 yen with reservations, 3,500 yen at the door
Organizer: jazz & NOW
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

September 22 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Black Zinc Galvanizing Darkness (environmental sounds, tape manipulation, objects) and Leo Okagawa (electronics, environmental sounds, contact microphone) duo
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Black Zinc Galvanizing Darkness and Leo Okagawa
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 23 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Taku Sugimoto (guitar) solo and Hiroyuki Ura (percussion) solo
Admission: 1,500 yen with reservations, 2,000 yen at the door
Organizer: Ftarri
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 25 (Tue.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Takumi Ito (sax, electronics), Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar), and Stefano Kalonaris (laptop)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Stefano Kalonaris
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 28 (Fri.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Edgar Macías [from Mexico] (percussion) solo, and Edgar Macías and Takumi Ikeda (laptop) duo
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Takumi Ikeda
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 29 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Yasumune Morishige (cello), Yoko Ikeda (viola), and Takashi Masubuchi (guitar)
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 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

October 6 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Frantz Loriot [from Switzerland] (viola) solo
Sandra Weiss [from Switzerland] (sax) solo
Yasumune Morishige (cello) solo
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Yasumune Morishige
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

October 12 (Fri.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Elizabeth Millar (amplified clarinet) and Junji Hirose (tenor sax) duo, and Craig Pedersen (amplified trumpet) and Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board) duo
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Elizabeth Millar
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

October 15 (Mon.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Yuki Nakagawa (cello), Satoshi Kanda (laptops, WiFi, etc.), and Tomoe Takizawa (voice, guitar, etc.)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Yuki Nakagawa and Tomoe Takizawa
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

October 16 (Tue.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Roger Turner (drums, percussion) and Kazuo Imai (guitar) duo
Admission: 2,000 yen with reservations, 2,500 yen at the door
Organizer: Noise Arts
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

October 20 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Kokichi Yanagisawa (guitar), Junpei Otsuka (sho), Chiho Suzuki (bandoneon), Yusuke Kawamura (trumpet), and Hideo Ikegami (contrabass)
Admission: 2,000 yen with reservations, 2,500 yen at the door
Organizer: Kokichi Yanagisawa
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.




Last updated: September 15, 2018

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