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 August, FTARRI will be closed on the following days:
August 2 (Tue.), 9 (Tue.), 15 (Mon.), 18 (Thu.), 23 (Tue.), 30 (Tue.)
Store hours on August 16 (Tue.) will be 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Concert Schedule


August 6 (Sat.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
"Ftarri 4th Anniversary, Part 4"
Voima (Tetsuro Yasunaga and Yasufumi Suzuki)
Celer and Tomoyoshi Date
Toshimaru Nakamura and Chihei Hatakeyama
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.

August 7 (Sun.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
"Ftarri 4th Anniversary, Part 5"
Ryo Kawawada (guitar), Sho Ueno (guitar), Takuro Okada (guitar), and Hikaru Yamada (alto sax, conductor)
Yoko Ikeda (viola), Wakana (flute), and Gretchen Jude (koto)
Masashi Takashima (drums), Hikaru Yamada (alto sax), and Hayato Kurosawa (guitar)
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.

August 10 (Wed.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Hada Benedito [from Berlin] (piano), Maki Hachiya (voice), Chiho Suzuki (bandoneon), and Yumiko Yoshimoto (guitar)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Yumiko Yoshimoto
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 11 (Thu.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Shibatetsu (piano, pianica), Junji Mori (sax), Masahiko Okura (reeds), and Riuichi Daijo (guitar)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Shibatetsu
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 13 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
"Ftarri 4th Anniversary, Part 6"
Taku Sugimoto (guitar), Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar), and Masahide Tokunaga (alto sax)
Masahiko Okura (reeds), Utah Kawasaki (synthesizer), and Yui Nakamura (voice)
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. - 7:30 p.m.

August 14 (Sun.) - open 6:30 p.m., concert start 7:00 p.m.
Richard Hames (piano, electronics), Joshua Weitzel (shamisen), Ken Ikeda (synthesizer), Chie Nagai (voice), Takashi Masubuchi (guitar), straytone (synthesizer), and Masahide Tokunaga (alto sax)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Joshua Weitzel
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

August 20 (Sat.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
Seijiro Murayama (voice), Ko Ishikawa (sho), and Samuel Dunscombe [from U.S.A./Australia] (clarinet)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Seijiro Murayama
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

August 21 (Sun.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Les Trois Poires: tamaru (bass guitar), hofli [Takashi Tsuda] (electric guitar), and Kazuya Matsumoto (percussion)
Admission: 1,500 yen
Organizer: Takashi Tsuda
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 27 (Sat.) - open 7:30 p.m., concert start 8:00 p.m.
Junji Hirose (tenor sax), Biki (electronics), Kayu Nakada (bug synthesizer), and Katsuyoshi Kou (electronics)
Admission: 2,000 yen
Organizer: Junji Hirose
*Store hours on this day will be 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 28 (Sun.) - open 7:00 p.m., concert start 7:30 p.m.
"Ftarri 4th Anniversary, Part 7"
Manami Kakudo (vocal, guitar, piano) solo
Hiroyuki Ura (drums) solo
sei (vocai) and Corneli (vocal, guitar)
Toshihiro Koike (trombone), Yoshinori Shiraishi (drums), Shiro Ochiai (piano), and Tyler Eaton (contrabass)
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.




Last updated: August 5, 2016

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