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About UZURA GALLERY

UZURA GALLERY is in an old machiya house in the heart of  Kyoto.  The room was designed
in the modern style during the World War 2 (1940) by America-ya.  We hold exhibitions, concerts and meetings at the gallery.
  UZURA GALLERY
58 Benkeiishi-cho (Sanjo Teramachi Nishiiru) Kyoto 604-8082 Japan  GoogleMaps
  • 1 min.walk from a big crab sign at Sanjo Teramachi crossing
  • 5 min. walk from Subway Kyoto Shiyakusho-mae Station
  • 7 min. walk from Keihan Sanjo Station or Subway Sanjo Keihan Station
  • 9 min. walk from Hankyu Kawaramachi Station
We have no car parking, but there are some near by.  Please bring your bike or motor bike into the house and not to park on the street.

Phone 070-5500-1011
  email



EVENT SCHEDULE@* Click pictures to enlarge.
KO'OLUA - Hawaiian Music Concert
Oct. 22 (Sun) 2 p.m.  2,000 yen, reservation recommended!  070-5500-1011 or email
    Hawaiian music concert by KO'OLUA, Marty (slack-key guitar & vocal) and Noliko (ukulele & vocal).  Feel Hawaiian breeze!

Fairtrade Cafe
Oct. 28 (Sat) and 29 (Sun)  Noon - 6 p.m. (closed when sold out)
    Students from Kyoto University and Uzura Gallery will hold a fairtrade cafe.
* photo in 2015
Igari Masashi & Oshiro Atsuhiro
Nov. 5 (Sun) 2:30@Adv.2,500 yen / Door 3,000 yen  Reservation: 070-5500-1011 or email
    "Mature folk singer-songwriter", IGARI Masashi and Okinawan violin player, OSHIRO Atsuhiro will play together.
Kitramura Ken - Japanese good ol' songs conccert
Nov. 11 (Sat) 7 p.m.  2,000 yen  Reservation: 070-5500-1011 or email
    KITAMURA Ken will sing "dohyoh", Japanese good old songs.
Komatsuka Nae Exhibition "Parakeet Samurai Arrives!"
Nov. 23 (Holiday) to 26 (Sunday) Noon to 6 p.m. (Noon to 5 p.m. on Nov. 26)@Admission free
    KOMATSUKA Nae (Penguin Inko-to), a potter, will exhibit her charactors of a manga "Inkozamurai" that is published on a magazine "+62"i n Indonesia.
Hideo Date Jazz Blues Guitar Live
Nov. 28 (Tue) 7 p.m.  2000 yen  Reservation: call 070-5500-1011 or email us
    
Hideo Date, jazz guitarist living in America will enrapture you with the soul-stirring sound of jazz and blues. Please come experience the sound of good ol' America.
Hideo DATE: Born in 1967 in Kagawa Prefecture and raised in Toyama Prefecture, Japan. He started playing guitar at the age of thirteen. He self-taught himself beginning with rock and then moved on to the blues. At the age of 24 he went overseas to the United States of America. He made the city of Berkeley in the San Francisco Bay Area his home and base for his activities as a professional guitarist and instructor. Moving from acoustic blues to jazz, he created his own unique finger picking style with influences from Wes Montgomery and Kenny Burrell. Using A=432 Hz tuning, he seeks that profound and soothing sound that is the allurement of jazz guitar. Thanks to his long residence in America, although Japanese, he understands and expresses the philosophy of true American jazz. He released his newest CD "The Artistry Of Hideo Date" in 2016.  Check out his videos at: https://www.youtube.com/user/Gentlenardis
Siatr + Piano = Mahara-jazz
Jan. 20 (Ssat) 6 p.m.  Adv. 2,000 yen / Door 2,500 yen  Reservation: 070-5500-1011 or email
    Very unique combination by the Indian instrument, sitar and jazz piano.  TANAKA Minehiko and UMEDA Nozomi.


PEACE AND HEART SONG CONCERT
Nov. 4 (Sat) 7 - 9 p.m.  Seigan-ji Temple (Shin Kyogoku Rokkaku, Kyoto / 200m from Uzura Gallery)  Admission free
Nire & Bayan (Afghanistan-India traditional music),
The Olympics (pops) and KITAMURA Ken (folksinger) will perform in front of the big Bhudda. We'll gather donation from audience and will send it to Peshawar-kai , the NGO working in Afghanistan.  Please read here.
Contact: 070-5500-1011 or
uzuramusic@gmail.com





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