Concerts & Lectures
CONCERTS and LECTURES
Date: Saturday, Sept. 9, 4 to 6 p.m.
Cost: $15 members, $20 general public
Hiroya Tsukamoto is an innovative acoustic guitarist and composer. Born and raised in Japan, in 2000 he received a scholarship to Berklee College of music and came to the U.S.
Tsukamoto’s instrumental abilities are indeed breathtaking and astounding, but his performances are so much more than that. He has the unique capability of engaging an audience thru a personable and genuine approach that transfixes his audience and almost transcends his capabilities as a guitarist. Audience members will be mesmerized; Tsukamoto plays with effortless skill on the guitar and he will share different compositions inspired by lands, forests and cultures.
Tsukamoto headlines concerts throughout the U.S. as well as internationally including Blue Note in NYC, United Nations and Japanese National Television (NHK). Most recently Hiroya won 2nd place in International Finger Style Guitar Championship in 2022.