THE MIYUMI PROJECT | Oct 1, 2021 | 7:30PM Elastic Arts

Elastic Arts 3429 W. DIVERSEY AVE. #208, CHICAGO, IL

The current roster of Tatsu Aoki’s MIYUMI Project includes creative musicians: Mwata Bowden, Coco Elysses, Edward Wilkerson Jr.,, Jamie Kempkers, and Kioto Aoki.

Chicago Immigrant Stories III: The Culinary Edition

Wilson Abbey 935 W Wilson Ave, Chicago

October 23, 2021 at 7:30 PM Chicago Immigrant Stories is a multi-year music series where jazz, classical, and ethnic folk music intersect in new and unexpected ways. The third edition will feature shamisen, contra bass and Taiko master Tatsu Aoki (Japan), percussionist Geraldo De Oliveira (Brazil), and bandura master Ivan Shmilo (Ukraine). Maestro Davis has… Read More »Chicago Immigrant Stories III: The Culinary Edition

FPE RECORDS PRESENTS: BASS DREAMS MINUS B + SPECIAL GUEST MAKO SICA

Elastic Arts 3429 W. DIVERSEY AVE. #208, CHICAGO, IL

Bass Dreams minus B, 7pm with special guest band: Mako Sica Tickets $15 "Tatsu Aoki has done a lot. The MIYUMI Project mastermind has composed jazz orchestral suites about the Asian immigrant experience in the US; performed and recorded with a host of legendary Chicago AACM musicians - Fred Anderson, Malachi Favors, Roscoe Mitchell on… Read More »FPE RECORDS PRESENTS: BASS DREAMS MINUS B + SPECIAL GUEST MAKO SICA

ASIAN IMPROV ARTS MIDWEST PRESENTS: TATSU AOKI’S THE MIYUMI PROJECT

Elastic Arts 3429 W. DIVERSEY AVE. #208, CHICAGO, IL

Tatsu Aoki’s The MIYUMI Project first show for 2022. One of the longest standing amalgams for improvisational collaborative musical endeavors. The ensemble draws upon the aesthetics of Japanese traditional music and Chicago’s avant-garde jazz and experimental music. Read more...

$15

Oyaji Rock: Bass Dreams Minus B Album Release Party

Murasaki Sake Lounge 211 East Ontario Street, Chicago

Japanese Culture Center, Murasaki Sake Lounge and FPE Records Present Oyaji Rock Bass Dreams minus B Album Release Event Murasaki Sake Loung About this event Japanese Culture Center, Murasaki Sake Lounge and FPE Records Present Oyaji Rock Bass Dreams minus B Album Release Event Murasaki Sake Lounge 7pm ~ 9pm Feb 26, 2022 free admission… Read More »Oyaji Rock: Bass Dreams Minus B Album Release Party

The MIYUMI Project returns to Constellation | Sat. May 7, 2022

Constellation 3111 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL

Tatsu Aoki’s The MIYUMI Project returns to Constellation as one of the longest standing amalgams for improvisational collaborative musical endeavors. The ensemble draws upon the aesthetics of Japanese traditional music and Chicago’s avant-garde jazz and experimental music. Their presentations are improvised compositions that stem from a conceptual framework for each band member to interpret, which… Read More »The MIYUMI Project returns to Constellation | Sat. May 7, 2022

$20

TRIO W.A.Z – HOTHOUSE POCKET JAZZ FESTIVAL

HotHouse 3953 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL

FREE FESTIVAL OF JAZZ, CELEBRATING 35TH ANNIVERSARY 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. TRIO W.A.Z with special guest Ronnie Malley: Trio W.A.Z. has performed together for more than twenty years, making it one of Chicago's longest-standing experimental music trios. Edward Wilkerson, Jr. is one of the great saxophone and clarinet players on the Chicago… Read More »TRIO W.A.Z – HOTHOUSE POCKET JAZZ FESTIVAL

The MIYUMI Project at the FREE Water Colors outdoor weekly Jazz series

Navy Pier 600 E. GRAND AVENUE, Chicago, IL

The MIYUMI Project and Mai Sugimoto Quartet will be performing live sets at the FREE Water Colors outdoor weekly Jazz series. Lake Stage in Polk Bros Park, Navy Pier. Friday July 29 Mai Sugimoto Quartet - 6:30PM The MIYUMI Project - 7:30PM Details

Shamisen Jazz Ensenble – Chicago Jazz Festival

Chicago Cultural Center 78 E Washington St, Chicago, IL

Tatsu Aoki - Shamisen Lori Ashikawa - Violin Mai Sugimoto - Alto Sax, Flute Tadamichi Hosokawa - Bass Kioto Aoki = Taiko The Toyoaki Ensemble is the derivative of one of the longest standing amalgams of Tatsu Aoki’s the MIYUMI Project, drawing upon the aesthetics of Japanese traditional music and Chicago’s creative jazz. The presentations… Read More »Shamisen Jazz Ensenble – Chicago Jazz Festival

Tsukimi: Moon Viewing

Garden of the Phoenix 6300 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL

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