Violin made from 3/11 tsunami debris leads Australian concert

National Mar 17, 2018

Violin made from 3/11 tsunami debris leads Australian concert

A violin made almost entirely from debris from the earthquake and tsunami that devastated northeast Japan in 2011 was the centerpiece of a commemorative concert Friday in Melbourne. The performance, "Resonance: A Tsunami Violin Concert," marked the seventh anniversary of the magnitude 9 earthquake that ...

Events / Events In Tokyo Jan 17, 2013

'Driftwood' duet to be the first of its kind

by Chiho Iuchi

The first duets on two "driftwood" violins are being performed in Japan by leading Mexican violinist Adrian Justus and his teacher, Yuriko Kuronuma, a Mexico-based Japanese violinist. When the two artists visited master luthier Muneyuki Nakazawa's workshop in Tokyo in December 2011 to have Justus' ...