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Shimauta Workshop Series

Introducing Music and Culture from the Amami Islands, Japan


by Marin Naruse


at UKE HUT 36-01 36th Ave. Long Island City, NY 11106  


Vol. 1 - Sun. 8/27 at 6pm  “Songs for the Gods”


Vol. 2 - Fri. 9/29 at 7:30pm  “Life Lessons and Love Songs”

Postponed to

Sun. 10/1/2023 at 7pm

due to the heavy rain/flooding alert in NYC.

Vol. 3 - Fri. 10/27 at 7:30pm  “Shimauta under the Satsuma Rules”

Vol. 4 - Thu. 12/28 at 6:30pm-8:30pm   “Goodbye Songs”

(Time change: it was originally 5:30pm, but it will start at 6:30pm.)

This program supported by New York Amami Association and is made possible in part with public funds from the Queens Arts Fund, a re-grant program supported by New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and administered by New York Foundation for the Arts and is supported by funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, Statewide Community Regrants Program (formerly the Decentralization program) with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature, and administered by Flushing Town Hall.

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