Upcoming Events

Bargemusic: Here and Now Labor Day Festival
9/1/2018, 9/2/2018
Time 6:00 pm (9/1), 4:00 pm (9/2)
Venue Bargemusic, Brooklyn, NY
The duo will give the US premier performance of Grandioso by Daron Hagen. The piece is the final chapter of the duo's four-year commission project, which focuses on female characters who appear in The Tale of Heike.
Tickets Adults $40 ($35 Senior, $20 Student)
Contact Buy tickets for 9/1 and 9/2
Duo YUMENO Recital and Workshop
9/6/2018
Time 7:00 pm
Venue University of Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia

Duo YUMENO will perform a recital at Los Andes University in Bogota, Columbia for the first time. The concert will feature works by Marty Regan as well as classical and contemporary Japanese compositions. The duo and Regan will also present a lecture-demonstration at the university.

More details to follow. 

Tickets  
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com
Duo YUMENO Recital
9/14/2018
Time 5:00 pm
Venue Eagle Hill Institute, Steuben, ME
The duo will be featured at the Eagle Hill Institute's concert series for the first time. The program will include music by Daron Hagen, Takuma Itoh, Marty Regan, JS Bach and more.
Tickets Adults $ 20 ($ 15 for members)
Contact https://www.eaglehill.us/programs/concerts/concerts-tickets.shtml
Duo YUMENO Recital
9/15/2018
Time 7:00 pm
Venue Bagaduce Music Lending Library, Blue Hill, ME
The duo returns to Blue Hill at a new venue! The diverse program will include music by Daron Hagen, Elizabeth Brown, Takuma Itoh, JS Bach, Kin'ichi Nakanoshima, Sayaka Ishiguro and Marty Regan.
Tickets Adults $ 20, Students $ 15 (must be 7 yrs. or older)
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com
Duo YUMENO Recital
9/16/2018
Time 4:00 PM
Venue First Congregational Church, Camden, ME

The duo will perform for the first time in the beautiful city of Camden.

This concert is part of the First Congregational Church's Friends of Music series.

Tickets Free
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com
Duo YUMENO Carnegie Hall Recital
3/2/2019
Time 2:00 pm
Venue Weill Recital Hall, New York, NY

The duo will celebrate its tenth anniversary in a concert featuring the world premier performance of a commissioned work by the eminent Japanese composer, Toshi Ichiyanagi.

More details to follow.

Tickets Adults $
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com

Past Events

Duo YUMENO CD Release Concert
10/18/2015
Time 1:00 pm
Venue Marc A. Scorca Hall, The National Opera Center America

New York based Duo YUMENO - Yoko Reikano Kimura (koto/Japanese 13-string zither, shamisen/Japanese long-neck lute and voice) and Hikaru Tamaki (violoncello) - presents a concert of contemporary works, as well as classical Western and Japanese music.

The duo is celebrating the recent release of its first album, Flowers, Birds, Wind, Moon: The Music of Marty Regan, which features the first and only significant duo written for koto and violoncello. The internationally acclaimed composer Marty Regan was commissioned by the duo to write this suite over the course of four years, and the recording was completed in early 2015.

The blending of these two instruments was praised as "exquisite" and "compelling" by the Aoyama Music Award jury (Kyoto, Japan), which awarded the duo the 2014 Baroque Saal Prize.

The concert will also feature newly commissioned works by the renowned composer Daron Hagen and by Yoko Satō.

Place: Marc A. Scorca Hall, the National Opera Center America (330 Seventh Ave, 7th Floor, NYC)

Time: Sunday, October 18th, 1:00-2:30PM  (short reception to follow)

Admission: $18 ($20 at the door)  Adults, $10 Seniors and students

NOTE: Seating is limited to 70 guests. Please order tickets online (http://brownpapertickets.com/event/2272779) or email info[at]duoyumeno.com with your name and the number of people in your party for guaranteed seating.

Tickets Adults $ 18 ($20 at the door) $10 Seniors & Students
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com
Duo YUMENO @ Cambridge University
12/12/2015
Time 7:30 pm
Venue Clare Hall, Cambridge University

Currently residing in Cambridge as Clare Hall Visiting Research Fellow, composer Marty Regan presents a concert of traditional and contemporary works for Japanese instruments, featuring guest artists Duo YUMENO.

The program will feature selected movements from Regan's multi-movement work, Flowers, Birds, Wind, Moon, as well as works by Daron Hagen, Toshiro Mayuzumi and Kitajima-kengyo.

Tickets Free admission / Retiring collection
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com
2016 Japan Tour - Cantabile - @ Tokyo
6/9/2016
Time 7:30 pm
Venue Denshō Hall, Shibuya Cultural Center Ōwada
The duo will be featured at Cantabile Kōjimachi concert series presented by College Women's Association of Japan. The program will feature newly commissioned duo pieces and solo works related to the theme, cantabile.
Tickets ¥ 3,000
Contact cantabile-k[at]keb-biglobe.ne.jp (080)5694-5797
Duo YUMENO recital @ Musikfest Nara
6/23/2016
Time 3:00 pm
Venue Kasuga Grand Shrine
The duo will make a return appearance at Musikfest Nara. This year, they will perform at the Kasuga Grand Shrine, one of UNESCO's World Cultural Heritage Sites.
Tickets Free
Contact info@duoyumeno.com
National Cherry Blossom Festival
4/1/2017
Time 6:00
Venue Millenium Stage, Kennedy Center, Washington DC

The duo will make its DC debut at the 2017 National Cherry Blossom Festival and celebrate the friendship between the US and Japan.

Tickets Free
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com