Pin It
.
Favorites

WORLD | Ronnie Nyogetsu Reishin Seldin 

Shakuhachi is a Japanese flute that has been used by Zen Buddhist monks in the practice of suizen (blowing meditation) for centuries. It is said that a single note can bring one to a state of enlightenment. The sound of shakuhachi is ancient but not obscure. Modern ears are at least familiar with the synthesized version that is included on all keyboards that utilize the General Midi standard. Ronnie Nyogetsu Reishin Seldin is one of a few grand masters of the traditional shakuhachi outside of Japan. Seldin has been nominated for both an Oscar and a Grammy, and has performed at venues including Carnegie Hall and The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Ronnie Nyogetsu Reishin Seldin performs Saturday, July 6, 6:30 p.m. at Rochester Zen Center, 7 Arnold Park. Free. Rzc.org.

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Latest in Choice Concerts

Browse Listings

Submit an event
Ad Hoc Music @ Central Library of Rochester & Monroe County

Ad Hoc Music @ Central Library of Rochester & Monroe County

RPO Around the Town: Jazz Trio, Latino Theatre Company, Garth Fagan Youth Dance Ensemble @ Southeast Corner of Joseph & Clifford Avenues

Buffet dessert reception will follow. Rain location: Avenue D R-Center, 200 Ave...

View all of today's events »

This Week's Issue

Cover Story:
The power of the Black Church
From abolition of slavery to Civil Rights, the church has played a major role in the fight for freedom and equality. (Created by Open Mic Rochester) read more ...

Tweets @RocCityNews

© 2018 City Newspaper.

Website powered by Foundation.