Saturday, January 20, 5pm
featuring Kanako and Mariko Shimasaki, violins
Georg Philipp Telemann: Don Quixotte
Bach: Double Concerto
Osvoldo Golijov: Last Rounds
Astor Piazzola: Four Seasons in Buenos Aires
From the propulsive rhythms of J.S. Bach to the tango-inspired Four Seasons in Buenos Aires, Springfield natives Mariko and Kanako Shimasaki will return to the Kuss for this exciting evening of fun and rhythmic energy.
Japanese-American musicians Kanako and Mariko Shimasaki from Ohio, and Luke Gillespie from Indiana will present a collaborative concert with kimono designer Fumiko Tanaka. They will perform classical and jazz works, along with original compositions and arrangements that were inspired by the kimono designs.