Sun, Oct 08|
The Robin Theatre
The award-winning guitarist, singer & storyteller, Hiroya Tsukamoto, returns to The Robin! A Robin Theatre favorite, Tsukamoto blends folk, Jazz & world music styles, all while spinning charming tales of his varied travels. 2022's Intl. Fingerstyle Guitar Championship, 2nd place winner! More below!
Time & Location
Oct 08, 3:00 PM
The Robin Theatre, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
About The Event
3PM show, 2:30 doors
$20 advance, $15 students
Co-produced with support from The Arts Council of Greater Lansing
Hiroya Tsukamoto is an innovative guitarist and composer fuses folk, jazz, and world music. 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 an effortless skill on the guitar and a repertoire that will have you traveling the world, not to mention experiencing new sounds with his own compositions.
Tsukamoto headlines concerts throughout the U.S. as well as internationally including Blue Note in NYC and Japanese National Television. Most recently, Hiroya won 2nd place in International Finger Style Guitar Championship in 2022.
Quotes: "...chops, passion and warmth. Zealously recommended!" -Jazz Review.com
“HiroyaTsukamoto plays with fluid mastery, pristine tone, and great warmth. " -Celine Keating (author / Acoustic Guitar Magazine / minor7th)
"HiroyaTsukamoto takes us to an impressionistic journey " -Boston Herald
You Tube Video: Another Great Day To Be Alive https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m0k6VGS6xcU
From Coast to Coast https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMSBwdOGp20
This show is limited to 50 seats to accommodate physical distancing for audience members. We want you to feel safe AND enjoy great shows at The Robin.
BYOB: You can BYOB to the show if you buy it at Sleepwalker Spirits and Ale, next door to The Robin. REO Town is a social district that allows open alcoholic beverages to be consumed and carried inside its borders, as long as they're purchased at an bar/pub in the district. Enjoy, and please remember to be respectful to fellow audience members and performers!
Thanks for your support! This ticket is $20, with an additional $1 for credit card processing.