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, FTARRI will be closed on the following days:
March 1 (Fri.), 4 (Mon.), 7 (Thu.), 12 (Tue.), 14 (Thu.), 19 (Tue.), 26 (Tue.), and 29 (Fri.)

Concert Schedule


March 2 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Akai Hirume (voice) and Yasumune Morishige (cello)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Yasumune Morishige
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 8 (Fri.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board) and Naoki Nomoto (computer, modular synthesizer) duo
Akihiro Kubota (computer) and suzueri (prepared piano) duo
Admission: 1,500 yen with reservations, 2,000 yen at the door
Organizer: suzueri
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 9 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Wakana Ikeda (flute), Shiro Ochiai (piano), and Takashi Masubuchi (guitar)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Shiro Ochiai
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 10 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Daysuke Takaoka (tuba), Yoko Ikeda (viola), and Yuma Takeshita (electro-bass) trio
Sophia Shen [from U.S.A.] (pipa) solo
Daysuke Takaoka, Yoko Ikeda, Yuma Takeshita, and Sophia Shen quartet
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.

March 13 (Wed.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Marie Takahashi (viola) and Takumi Ikeda (electronics, etc.)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Takumi Ikeda
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 16 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Félix-Antoine Morin [from Canada] and Chihei Hatakeyama
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Toshimaru Nakamura
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 17 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Masahide Tokunaga (alto sax) solo
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Masahide Tokunaga
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 21 (Thu.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Riuichi Daijo (guitar) and Kanji Nakao (reeds)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Riuichi Daijo
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 23 (Sat.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Guy Dubious [from UK] (reel-to-reel, tapes) solo and Leo Okagawa (electronics) solo
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Leo Okagawa
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

March 30 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Joachim Badenhorst [from Belgium] (reeds) and Sissel Vera Pettersen [from Denmark/Norway] (vocal, sax) with guest Yasumune Morishige (cello)
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.

March 31 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Hiroyuki Ura (composition), Yoko Ikeda (viola), Haruna Higashida (sho), and Yumiko Kiyota (ryuteki, biwa)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Hiroyuki Ura
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Photo © Tatsuya Ikeda


Last updated: March 9, 2019

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