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 October, FTARRI will be closed on the following days:
October 1 (Mon.), 5 (Fri.), 10 (Wed.), 18 (Thu.), 22 (Mon.), and 30 (Tue.)

Concert Schedule


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 8 (Mon.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Guylaine Cosseron [from France] (voice) and Jean Sebastien Mariage [from France] (guitar) duo, and suzueri (vocal, 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.

October 12 (Fri.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Elizabeth Millar [from Canada] (amplified clarinet) and Junji Hirose (tenor sax) duo, and Craig Pedersen [from Canada] (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 [from UK] (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.

October 21 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Natsumi Nogawa (percussion, electronics, etc.) solo, and Keitetsu Murai 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.

October 24 (Wed.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Elizabeth Millar [from Canada] (amplified clarinet), Craig Pedersen [from Canada] (amplified trumpet), Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar), and Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Toshimaru Nakamura
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

October 26 (Fri.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Kevin Corcoran [from U.S.A.], Makoto Oshiro (self-made instrument), and Takahiro Kawaguchi (self-made instrument)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Makoro Oshiro
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

October 27 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Masamichi Kinoshita (piano, etc.), Yusuke Morishita (trumpet, etc.), and Takumi Ikeda (compositions, electronics, etc.)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Takumi Ikeda
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

October 28 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Tetsu Nagasawa (drums), Yoko Ikeda (viola), and Yuko Yabe (piano)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Tetsu Nagasawa
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

November 3 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Tomoyoshi Date solo; John Thayer and Lea Thomas duo [from U.S.A.]; and John Thayer, Lea Thomas, and Tomoyoshi Date trio
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.

November 4 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Cao Thanh Lan [from Vietnam] (daxophone, modular synthesizer), Gregor Siedl [from Austria] (clarinet, tape recorders, electronics), and Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Tetsuzi Akiyama
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

November 10 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Tomoe Takizawa (vocal, guitar, piano, 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.

November 11 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Yoko Ikeda (viola) and Riuichi Daijo (guitar) duo
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Riuichi Daijo
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

November 13 (Tue.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
John Chantler [from Sweden/Australia] (elecrtronics), Yuma Takeshita (electro-bass), and Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Yuma Takeshita
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

November 16 (Fri.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Miki Yui [from Germany/Japan] (sampler, solar synthesizer) solo and suzueri (prepared piano, self-made instruments) solo
Admission: 1,500 yen with reservations, 2,000 yen at the door
Organizer: suzueri and Miki Yui
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

November 17 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Freya Schack-Arnott [from Asutralia] (cello) and Lo Ersare [from Sweden] (vocal) duo; and Yoko Ikeda (viola) and Wakana Ikeda (flute) duo; and Freya Schack-Arnott, Lo Ersare, Yoko Ikeda, and Wakana Ikeda 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.

November 18 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Carl Stone (laptop) solo, and Carl Stone and Akai Hirume (vocal, synthesizer) duo
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.

November 21 (Wed.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Junji Hirose (tenor sax) and Tetsuro Fujimaki (drums) duo
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Junji Hirose
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

November 26 (Mon.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Jo David Meyer Lysne [from Norway] and Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar) duo
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Tetsuzi Akiyama
*Store hours on this day will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.




Last updated: October 11, 2018

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