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Kae Hirakawa’s Discussion of Joke in Quiet Daily Life Available for Hire

Dec. 17, 2021

Kae Hirakawa’s <em>Discussion of Joke in Quiet Daily Life</em> Available for Hire

Kae Hirakawa's Discussion of Joke in Quiet Daily Life is now available for hire through Zen-On. The piece is scored for clarinet, saxophone, horn, cello, and piano, and was premeired on March 27, 2014 at Tsuda Hall in Tokyo. The Tokyo Sinfonietta will perform the work on December 23. The program, which also features Hitomi Kaneko'sRenga 2, highlights the music of female composers.

Listen to Kae Hirakawa's Sakura-Sakura Variations:

(Kae Hirakawa/Sakura-Sakura Variations/Eri Takimura, violin & Kae Hirakawa, piano)

To learn more about Kae Hirakawa, visit:

Kae Hirakawa
Discussion of Joke in Quiet Daily Life