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)

In July, FTARRI will be closed on the following days:
July 5 (Tue.), 7 (Thu.), 14 (Thu.), 22 (Fri.), 26 (Tue.)

Concert Schedule


July 2 (Sat.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Sam Dunscombe [from U.S.A./Australia] (clarinet) and Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar) duo
Joe Talia and Kouhei Harada duo
Daysuke Takaoka (tuba) solo
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Sam Dunscombe
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

July 3 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Shigemi Hosoda (guitar), Ryo (koto, vocal), and Hideya Fujie (voice)
Admission: 2,000 yen with reservation, 2,200 yen at the door
Organizer: Hideya Fujie
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

July 9 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
"Suidobashi Chamber Ensemble"
Yoko Ikeda (viola), Wakana Ikeda (flute), Masahiko Okura (clarinet), Taku Sugimoto (guitar), and Aya Naito (oboe)
Compositions: Antoine Beuger "Cantor Quartet," Christian Wolff "Stones," Michael Pisaro "festhalten: loslassen," and others
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Wakana Ikeda
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

July 10 (Sun.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
"Ftarri 4th Anniversary, Part 1"
Yuji Ishihara (drums) solo
Yumiko Tanaka (electric taisho-koto), Daysuke Takaoka (tuba), Michiko Ogawa (clarinet), and Shinichi Watanabe (guitar)
Riuichi Daijo (guitar), Keitetsu Murai (electro-acoustics), and Tetsuro Fujimaki (drums)
Admission: 2,000 yen (same price for reserved tickets and tickets purchased at the door; however, those who reserve tickets will receive 30 points on their Ftarri point cards)
Organizer: Ftarri
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

July 16 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Kenichi Kanazawa (rasonances, oscillating bodies, sound fragments) and Hiroyuki Ura (drums)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Hiroyuki Ura
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

July 17 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
"Shield Reflection"
Riuichi Daijo (guitar) and Yasumune Morishige (cello)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Riuichi Daijo
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

July 20 (Wed.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Jacques Demierre (piano), Tetsu Saitoh (contrabass), and Miyama McQueen-Tokita (koto)
Admission: 2,000 yen with reservation, 2,500 yen at the door
Organizer: Jacques Demierre
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

July 23 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Junji Hirose (tenor sax), Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board), and Darren Moore (drums)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Darren Moore
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

July 24 (Sun.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
"Ftarri 4th Anniversary, Part 2"
biki (self-made instrument) and Makoto Oshiro (self-made instrument)
Sam Andreae (sax) solo
Katsuyoshi Kou (electronics) solo
Jin Sangtae [from South Korea], Takahiro Kawaguchi, and Takashi Masubuchi
Admission: 2,000 yen (same price for reserved tickets and tickets purchased at the door; however, those who reserve tickets will receive 30 points on their Ftarri point cards)
Organizer: Ftarri
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

July 30 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar) solo
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: OTOOTO
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

July 31 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
"Ftarri 4th Anniversary, Part 3"
Junji Hirose (tenor sax), Kazuo Imai (guitar), and Tetsu Saitoh (contrabass)
Admission: 2,500 yen (same price for reserved tickets and tickets purchased at the door; however, those who reserve tickets will receive 30 points on their Ftarri point cards)
Organizer: Ftarri
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.




Last updated: July 2, 2016

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