Hiroya Tsukamoto / Glenn Roth Sunday December 23, at mActivity - East Rock Concert Series
Fernando Pinto Presents: Hiroya Tsukamoto / Glenn Roth
Sunday December 23, at East Rock Concert Series - mActivity in New Haven
Tickets $15. In advance $20. DOS
Doors 6:30pm Showtime 7pm
Heres an early Christmas gift music lovers with HIROYA TSUKAMOTO, one-of-a-kind composer, guitarist, and singer-songwriter from Kyoto, Japan and Connecticut Native finger-style guitarist, Glenn Roth, at East Rock Concert Series.
Hiroya is a one-of-a-kind composer, guitarist and singer-songwriter from Kyoto, Japan. He began playing the five-string banjo when he was thirteen, and took up the guitar shortly after.
In 2000, Hiroya received a scholarship to Berklee College of Music and came to the United States. He formed his own group in Boston "INTEROCEANICO (inter-oceanic)" which consists of unique musicians from different continents including Latin Grammy Colombian singer Marta Gomez. The group released three acclaimed records ("The Other Side of the World", "Confluencia" and "Where the River Shines"). Hiroya released two solo albums ("Heartland" and "Places") from Japanese record label 333 discs.
Hiroya has been leading concerts internationally including several appearances at Blue Note in New York City with his group and Japanese National Television(NHK). Hiroya performed, recorded and shared stage with Esperanza Spalding, The Kennedys, Joe Jencks(Brother Sun), Michael League (Snarky Puppy), Brooks Williams and Jim Kweskin.
Glenn Roth, Fingerstyle Guitarist.
Guitarist Glenn Roth amazes audiences with his fluid fingerstyle originals, jaw-dropping chops, and engaging shows. Glenn tours nationally and internationally and has shared stages with world-renowned guitar players, including Stephen Bennett, Antoine Dufour, Don Ross, and Bucky Pizzarelli. When not touring or playing near-constantly in his homestate Connecticut, Glenn performs regularly as a licensed musician in the Music Under New York program, playing for thousands of people in Grand Central and other NYC locations. His YouTube series, Busker TV, chronicles his adventures. Glenn continues to win fans worldwide through his many popular YouTube music videos and his compelling original guitar compositions and creative covers on Spotify and other services.
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