Upcoming Events

Duo YUMENO Recital
4/30/2017
Time 1:30 pm
Venue Ravenswood Felowship UMC, Chicago, IL
The duo is proud to present its seventh annual recital at the historic Ravenswood Fellowship Methodist Church in Chicago. The program will feature the Midwest premiere of Daron Hagen's Misterioso for koto, cello and voice.
Tickets Suggested Donation Adults $ 20, Senior Citizens and Students $10
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com
Duo YUMENO Live
5/1/2017
Time 6:30 pm
Venue Summertime Jazz Cafe Lounge, Mt. Prospect, IL
The duo will perform its repertoire at a more intimate setting. This concert is presented by the New Chicago Japanese American Association.
Tickets $15 (NCJAA, CJC members & Futabakai members)
$20 (non-members), Free (under 16 years old) 
Contact summertimejazzcafe@gmail.com Tel: 847-258-3414 NCJAA : riekatayama8@gmail.com Tel: 224-392-7770
Duo YUMENO Recital
5/2/2017
Time 5:30 pm
Venue Japan House, Urbana, IL
The duo will make a return appearance at the Japan House affiliated with University of Illinoise in Urbana-Champaign. Experience the duo's music at this beautiful and serene venue.
Tickets Free (Donation is welcomed)
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com
Duo YUMENO Live
5/6/2017
Time 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm
Venue Anderson Japanese Gardens, Rockford, IL
The duo will perform at the Anderson Gardens during its children's day festival celebration. There will be many family-centered cultural activiteis at this event. Duo will give two performances at 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm. 
Tickets Free with admission
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com
Fort Wayne Cherry Blossom Festival
5/7/2017
Time 12:30 pm, 1:45 pm
Venue Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, IN
The duo will return to the Fort Wayne Cherry Blossom Festival, where the two first met and performed together in 2008. The festival is a celebration of Japanese culture, and the duo is proud to be part of this annual tradition.
Tickets Free
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com
Duo YUMENO Recital
6/7/2017
Time 6:00 pm
Venue Plymouth Congregational Church, Fort Wayne, IN
The duo is honored to be invited back to perform at the Plymouth Congregational Church in Fort Wayne, IN for the first time since 2013. Join the duo to experience its music at this majestic church known for its beautiful acoustics.
Tickets Free (Donation is welcomed)
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com
Arts at Tenri
5/21/2017
Time 4:00 pm
Venue Tenri Cultural Center, New York

The duo will be featured at the Arts at Tenri series presented by Kyo-Shin-An Arts.

http://artsat.tenri.org/1617season/currentseason1617.shtml

Tickets Adults $25, Students $15
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com
デュオ夢乃リサイタル Duo YUMENO Recital
5/28/2017
Time 3:00 pm
Venue 足利市民会館小ホール Ashikaga Civic Hall, Tochigi

歴史ある文化のまち、足利市にて初めて公演いたします。ダロン・ハーゲン氏による連作「平家物語」の最新作、「ミステリオーソ」の日本初演を始め、マーティン・リーガン、玉木宏樹各氏による作品など、演奏いたします。
チケットお申込み:4月8日(土)午前10時からお電話のみ (お電話☎0284-41-2121)
※29年度足利市民友の会会員の皆さまは入場無料ですが、先着50名につきその同伴者1人まで入場無料とさせていただきます。  会員以外の方は、お一人500円となります。また、公演当日、定員に満たない場合、当日の会員加入者(本人)限り無料にてご入場いただけます。
主催:足利市民文化友の会

The duo will perform at the historic Ashikaga City for the first time. The program includes the Japan premiere of Daron Hagen's "Misterioso" as well as works by Marty Regan and Hiroki Tamaki.
For tickets, please call 0284-41-2121 (Japan) Free admission for the members of the Ashikaga Cultural Association (the first fifty members to arrive at the hall will receive a complementary guest admission). General admission is ¥500.

Tickets ¥500 (see description for details)
Contact 0284-41-2121 (Japan), info[at]duoyumeno.com
デュオ夢乃リサイタル Duo YUMENO Recital
6/4/2017
Time 2:00 pm
Venue 松山市民活動センター Matsuyama Civic Hall, Saitama

今年も埼玉県東松山市にてリサイタルを開催いたします。松山市民活動センターで演奏するのは、今回で3回目となりますが、東松山の皆様に新曲、新アレンジも含め、私たちの音楽をお届けするのを、とても楽しみにしています。ダロン・ハーゲン氏による連作「平家物語」の最新作、「ミステリオーソ」も演奏いたします。是非お越し下さいませ。
チケット:自由席 3000円 学生 1000円(当日券 3500円)
お問い合せ:デュオ夢乃コンサート事務局 0493-23-5930 (木村方)
チケット販売所:チラシ裏面をご参照下さい
主催:NPO法人「まちづくり楽会」
後援:東松山市、東松山市教育委員会

The duo will perform for the third time at Matsuyama Civic Center Hall in Higashi-matsuyama City, Saitama Prefecture. The program will include "Misterioso" by Daron Hagen, which is based on the classic epic, "The Tale of Heike." Please stop by if you are in the area.

Tickets Adults ¥3000, Students ¥1000
Contact 0493-23-5930 (Japan), info[at]duoyumeno.com
デュオ夢乃リサイタル Duo YUMENO Recital
6/11/2017
Time 2:00 pm
Venue 三重県大台町・グリーンプラザおおだい Green Plaza Ōdai, Mie

三重県中部、大台町にて初めて演奏いたします。箏・三味線とチェロを交えた私たちのレパートリーを、大台町の皆様にお届けするのをとても楽しみにしています。
チケット:1000円(チケット販売所はチラシをご参照下さい)
※販売開始は5月1日となります
主催:大台町文化協会
後援:大台町、大台町教育委員会

The duo will perform for the first time in Ōdai-machi in central Mie Prefecture. We are excited to present our unique program of koto/shamisen and cello music here.

Tickets Adults ¥1,000
Contact 0598-82-3791, info[at]duoyumeno.com
同志社女子大学音楽礼拝 Doshisha Women's College Music Chapel
6/14/2017
Time 10:30 am
Venue 同志社女子大学栄光館・ファウラーチャペル Eikōkan-Fowler Chapel, Doshisha Women's College, Kyoto

今年も同志社女子大学の栄光館・ファウラーチャペルの音楽礼拝に出演いたします。10分ほどの演奏ですが、心休まる時間をお届けできれば、と願っています。曲目はマーティン・リーガン氏の「月の静寂」です。学生以外の方も、どうぞお越し下さいませ。

We are featured again at Doshisha Women's College's music chapel at Eiko-kan, Fowler Chapel. We will perform Marty Regan's "Silence of the Moon." It is open to the public, so please stop by if you are interested.

Tickets Free
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com
ムジークフェストなら・デュオ夢乃リサイタル Duo YUMENO Recital at Musikfest Nara 2017
6/16/2017
Time 1:00 pm
Venue 唐招提寺僧坊 Tōshōdai-ji Temple, Nara

一昨年の薬師寺、昨年の春日大社に続きまして、今年のムジークフェストならのデュオ夢乃リサイタルは、唐招提寺僧坊にて開催いたします。この荘厳な佇まいの歴史ある名刹で、私たちの音楽がどのように響くのか、楽しみにしています。
チケットは無料ですが、事前に予約が必要です。ムジークフェストならの公式ホームページよりお求めくださいませ。
プログラム:
恋歌(大政直人作曲)
月の宴~謡曲「三井寺」より(杵屋正邦作曲)
無伴奏チェロ組曲第5番より(J.S.バッハ作曲)
ミステリオーソ~連作「平家物語」より(ダロン・ハーゲン作曲)
二つの舞(玉木宏樹作曲)

This year, the duo will give its recital at Toshodai-ji Temple, one of UNESCO's World Cultural Heritage Sites, as part of Musikfest Nara 2017. Please come and hear us at this historic and majestic location.
Tickets are free, but please reserve your seats through Musikfest Nara's website.
Program:
Koi-Uta (Naoto Omasa)
Ode to the Moon (Seiho Kineya)
Suite for Solo Cello no.5 (J.S. Bach) *excerpts
Misterioso (Daron Hagen)
Two Dances (Hiroki Tamaki)

Tickets Free (reservation needed)
Contact http://www.naraken.com/musik/, info[at]duoyumeno.com
ムジークフェストなら・奈良楽友協会 Nara Gakuyu Association at Musikfest Nara 2017
6/17/2017
Time 2:00 pm
Venue なら百年会館中ホール Nara Centennial Hall, Nara

奈良楽友協会のコンサートに、今年も演奏いたします。今回のテーマは「海へ山へ」と題しまして、海と山にちなんだ作品を取ります。五十嵐由紀子さん(ヴァイオリン)と山田剛史さん(ピアノ)との共演も楽しみにしています。
プログラムは嵯峨野を舞台にしたダロン・ハーゲン氏の「ミステリオーソ」、ブラームスのヴァイオリン・ソナタ第二番、ドビュッシーの「喜びの島」、ラヴェルの「洋上の小舟」などを予定しています。
チケットは無料ですが、事前に予約が必要です。ムジークフェストならの公式ホームページよりお求めくださいませ。
お子様とご一緒にご覧いただける、託児室もございます。

We will perform at Musikfest Nara 2017's Nara Gakuyu Association Concert. The concert's theme is "Music of Sea and Mountain." The program includes Daron Hagen's "Misterioso," which is set in Sagano, as well as Brahms' second violin sonata, Debussy's "L'isle Joyeuse" and Ravel's "Une barque sur l'océan." We are looking forward performing with Yukiko Igarashi (vln) and Tsuyoshi Yamada (p) again!
Tickets are free, but please reserve your seats by visiting Musikfest Nara's website.
There is a sound-proof room in the hall where children can enjoy the concert with their caretakers.

Tickets Free (reservation needed)
Contact http://www.naraken.com/musik/, info[at]duoyumeno.com
デュオ夢乃リサイタル Duo YUMENO Recital
6/18/2017
Time 2:00 pm
Venue 京都市上京区・興聖寺 Kōshō-ji Temple, Kyoto

毎年恒例となりました、デュオ夢乃リサイタル京都公演は、興聖寺・涅槃堂で開催する運びとなりました。桃山時代の茶人・古田織部の菩提寺としても知られる、この落ち着いた寺院で、デュオの音楽をお楽しみ下さい。

プログラム:
恋歌(大政直人作曲)
月の宴~謡曲「三井寺」より(杵屋正邦作曲)
無伴奏チェロ組曲第5番より(J.S.バッハ作曲)
夜桜(中堀海都作曲)
臨界域(一柳慧作曲)
クロマティック・ラプソディー(ルー・ハリソン作曲)
ミステリオーソ~連作「平家物語」より(ダロン・ハーゲン作曲)

This year, our annual recital in Kyoto will take place at Nehan Hall in Kosho-ji Temple. Enjoy the duo's music at this serene temple, which is associated with Oribe Furuta - one of the most influencial tea master in Japanese history.

Program:
Koi-Uta (Naoto Ohmasa)
Ode to the Moon (Keiho Kineya)
Suite for Solo Cello no.5 (J.S. Bach) - excerpts
Yozakura (Kaito Nakahori)
Critical Zone (Toshi Ichiyanagi)
Chromatic Rhapsody (Lou Harrison)
Misterioso (Daron Hagen)

Tickets General: ¥3000, Students: ¥1000
Contact info[at]duoyumeno.com
デュオ夢乃リサイタル Duo YUMENO Recital
6/29/2017
Time 7:00 pm
Venue ルーテル市ヶ谷センター Lutheran Ichigaya Center, Tokyo

今年の日本ツアー、最後を飾るコンサートは、東京のルーテル市ヶ谷ホールで開催いたします。この音響の豊かさで定評のあるホールで、存分にデュオのレパートリーをお楽しみ下さい。

プログラム:
恋歌(大政直人作曲)
月の宴~謡曲「三井寺」より(杵屋正邦作曲)
無伴奏チェロ組曲第5番より(J.S.バッハ作曲)
夜桜(中堀海都作曲)
臨界域(一柳慧作曲)
クロマティック・ラプソディー(ルー・ハリソン作曲)
ミステリオーソ~連作「平家物語」より(ダロン・ハーゲン作曲)

The final concert of the duo's Japan tour will take place at Ichigaya Lutheran Hall in Tokyo. Please enjoy the duo's diverse repertoire at this venue that is known for its rich acoustics.

Program:
Koi-Uta (Naoto Ohmasa)
Ode to the Moon (Keiho Kineya)
Suite for Solo Cello no.5 (J.S. Bach) - excerpts
Yozakura (Kaito Nakahori)
Critical Zone (Toshi Ichiyanagi)
Chromatic Rhapsody (Lou Harrison)
Misterioso (Daron Hagen)

Tickets General: ¥3000, Students: ¥1000
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