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)
On May 3 (Tue.), store hours are 6:00-8:00 p.m.
On May 21 (Sat.), store hours are 4:00-6:00 p.m.

In May, FTARRI will be closed on the following days:
May 2 (Mon.), 10 (Tue.), 17 (Tue.), 20 (Fri.), 24 (Tue.), 31 (Tue.)

Concert Schedule


May 1 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Jean-François Laporte [from Canada] solo
Jean-Luc Guionnet [from France] (sax) and Seijiro Murayama (percussion, voice) duo
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Seijiro Murayama
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

May 4 (Wed.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Gianni Gebbia (soprano sax) and Giovanni Verga (electronics, keyboard)
Miya Masaoka (koto, electronics)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Hisashi Terauchi
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

May 7 (Sat.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Suidobashi Chamber Ensemble
Performers: Yoko Ikeda (viola), Wakana Ikeda (flute), Masahiko Okura (clarinet), Hikaru Yamada (alto sax), Taku Sugimoto (guitar), and Aya Naito (bassoon)
Program: Jürg Frey "Exact Dimension without Insistence," Manfred Werder "5 Ausfuhrende," Radu Malfatti "Shoguu," and Manfred Werder "Stuck 2004(3)"
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Wakana Ikeda and Taku Sugimoto
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

May 8 (Sun.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Nerima Bijin (Kinnara Desi La, Yu Iwasaki, and Yudai Nobunaga Kogawa) and Darren Moore
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Kinnara Desi La
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

May 14 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
ffrond: Yoshinori Shiraishi (drums), Shiro Ochiai (piano), and Tyler Eaton (contrabass)
Utku Tavil [from Berlin] (anare drum) solo
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Yoshinori Shiraishi
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

May 15 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Mary Doumany [from Australia] (harp), Maki Hachiya (voice), and Yu Kimura (dance)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Yu Kimura
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

May 18 (Wed.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Martin Howse [from London/Berlin] (soils, electronics, etc.)
Minoru Sato (electronics, etc.)
Kanta Horio (electronics, etc.)
Admission: 2,000 yen with reservation, 2,300 yen at the door
Organizer: Suzueri
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

May 22 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Ryuichi Daijo (guitar) and Yasumune Morishige (cello)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Ryuichi Daijo
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

May 28 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Junji Hirose (tenor sax) solo
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Junji Hirose
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

May 29 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
"Recording Live Day 2"
Yuma Takeshita (electro-bass) and Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Yuma Takeshita
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

June 4 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Yoshio Machida, Tetsuro Yasunaga, and Taishi Kamiya
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Tetsuro Yasunaga
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

June 5 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Masahide Tokunaga (alto sax), Talashi Masubuchi (guitar), and straytone (synthesizer) trio
Masahide Tokunaga (alto sax), Talashi Masubuchi (guitar), straytone (synthesizer), and Yui Nakamura (voice) quartet
Admission: 1,500 yen (same price for reserved tickets and tickets purchased at the door; however, those who reserve tickets will receive 8 times the usual number of 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: May 6, 2016

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