OIST presents Baroque Night

Rieko Miyagi plays harpsicord.

Rieko Miyagi plays harpsicord.

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Countertenor Hayato Masuda

Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) is sponsoring a concert of baroque music in its restaurant in the OIST main building on Friday, Oct. 30, starting at 19:00.

Admission to the concert is free but reservation on line is required. Reservations have been accepted on the OIST website at http://www.oist.jp/concert starting at 10:00 on Wednesday, Oct. 14th.

The concert is the 19th in the series of concerts OIST organizes in order to offer public high-quality music experiences.

In the concert, Toru Yamamoto, baroque cello and Rieko Miyagi, harpsicord, accompany countertenor Hayato Masuda. Among other pieces, they play Henry Purcell’s “Music for a While,” G.F. Handel’s “Cara speme questo core” and J.S. Bach’s “Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 1.”

For more information, contact OIST Community Relations Section.

Baroque cellist Toru Yamamoto.

Baroque cellist Toru Yamamoto.

OIST is located at Tancha, Onna Village. https://goo.gl/3xlkmH

22:07 21 Oct , 2016