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 January, FTARRI will be closed on the following days:
January 1 (Mon.), 2 (Tue.), 10 (Wed.), 16 (Tue.), 23 (Tue.), and 30 (Tue.)

Store hours on January 28 (Sun.) will be 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Concert Schedule


January 3 (Wed.) - open 3:30 p.m., concert start 4:00 p.m.
Wakana Ikeda (flute) and Hiroyuki Ura (percussion) play "Traces of Halt and Hesitation (of Love and Intimation)" composed by Anoine Beuger
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Wakana Ikeda
*Store hours on this day will be 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

January 4 (Thu.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Akihiko Ando (sax, electronics) solo; and Yoko Ikeda (viola), Naoto Yamagishi (percussion), and Darren Moore (drums) trio
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Yoko Ikeda
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

January 7 (Sun.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Zhao Cong [from China] (objects, electronics) solo, Suzueri (self-made instrument, piano, etc.) solo, and Tomoe Takizawa 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. - 7:00 p.m.

January 8 (Mon.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar) and Riuichi Daijo (guitar)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Riuichi Daijo
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

January 13 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Taku Sugimoto (guitar) solo
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Taku Sugimoto
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

January 14 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Riuichi Daijo (guitar) and Junji Hirose (tenor sax)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Riuichi Daijo
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

January 17 (Wed.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Yumiko Yoshimoto (guitar, etc.) and Chiho Suzuki (bandoneon) duo
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Yumiko Yoshimoto
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

January 20 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Riar Rizaldi [from Indonesia], Makoto Oshiro, and Takahiro Kawaguchi
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Katsuyoshi Kou
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

January 21 (Sun.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Yui Nakamura (voice) solo; Yui Nakamura and Masahiko Okura (reeds) duo; Yui Nakamura and Taku Unami duo; and Yui Nakamura, Masahiko Okura, and Taku Unami trio
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. - 7:00 p.m.

January 25 (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 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

January 27 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Samuel Dunscombe (clarinet), Madoka Kouno (cassette tape recorders), Takashi Masubuchi (guitar), Yoko Ikeda (viola), Hiroyuki Ura (percussion), and Hikaru Yamada (alto sax)
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.

February 3 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Takumi Ikeda (computer, etc.), Masamichi Kinoshita (junk electronics), and Tomoki Tai (electronics), with guest Yoshu Kamei (violin, etc.)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Masamichi Kinoshita
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

February 4 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Kazushige Kinoshita (violin) solo, Hiroyuki Ura (percussion) solo, and Seijiro Murayama (percussion, voice) solo
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Seijiro Murayama
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

February 10 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
First set: Video with live film score
Brian Allen [from the U.S.] presents "Periphorous"
Second set: Trio performance
Brian Allen (trombone), Junji Hirose (tenor sax), and Darren Moore (drums) Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Darren Moore
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

February 14 (Wed.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
"TPAM Fringes: Japan's improvised music scene today - taking on composed music"
Hiroyuki Ura, Kenichi Kanazawa, and Satoko Inoue
Suidobashi Chamber Ensemble (Wakana Ikeda, Yoko Ikeda, Taku Sugimoto, Masahiko Okura, and Aya Naito)
2,000 yne with reservations, 2,500 yen at the door
Organizer: Ftarri
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

February 16 (Fri.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Katsura Yamauchi (sax) and 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.




Last updated: January 19, 2017

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