Commissioned by Kyo-Shin-An Arts, James Nyoraku Schlefer artistic director, a major new work for Shakuhachi, Koto, Shamisen, voice, and String Quartet to be premiered by the Cassatt String Quartet and Schlefer at the Tenri Cultural Institute in New York City prior to a tour.
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Hagen's Koto Concerto, commissioned by Kyo Shin An Arts and recorded by the Orchestra of the Swan in the UK for MRS Records, has received over 120,000 YouTube views. Learn more about it here.