Performances

 January 31, 2016 - Five Pieces on Yoshie Hikage's Poems; Oakland, California

March 30, 2016
Portrait Concert
Hyo-shin Na’s Music for Kayageum and Koto
@ Hertz Hall (UC Berkeley)
Shoko Hikage, koto
JiHye Im, kayageum

April 2, 2016 - Song of the Bear for string ensemble with kayageum solo; Dinkelspiel Auditorium (Palo Alto, California) 

April 3, 2016 - Song of the Bear for string ensemble with kayageum solo & Invisible Door; Old First Concerts (San Francisco, California)

April 4, 2016
Portrait Concert
Hyo-shin Na’s Music for Kayageum and Koto
@ Center for New Music
Shoko Hikage, koto
JiHye Im, kayageum
Kyungso Park, kayageum

April 5, 2016
Portrait Concert
Hyo-shin Na’s Music for Kayageum and Koto
@ Maybeck Studio in Berkeley
Shoko Hikage, koto
JiHye Im, kayageum
Kyungso Park, kayageum

May 12, 2016 - Kayageum Song will be played by 3 voices, piri, and kayageum... - Kyungso Park, JaeHyo Chang, Song Hee Kwon, and Seayool Kim; Surim Art Center in Seoul, Korea

May 27, 2016 - Upon Returning from Seok-gu-ram (for kayageum solo); Hwayoung Lee, kayageum; Mullae Art Factory in Seoul, Korea

May 27, 2016 - Koto Music (3 kotos) & Night Procession of the Hundred Demons (3 kotos); Center for New Music (San Francisco)

May 28, 2016 - Koto, Violin for bass koto and violin & The Sky Was Beyond Description (koto/bass koto) & Koto Ninano (3 kotos) & Night Procession of the Hundred Demons (3 bass kotos); San Francisco International Arts Festival

July 15, 2016 - Night Procession of the Hundred Demons (for three kotos); Koto Ensemble SOEMON; Sumida Triphony Small Hall (Tokyo, Japan)

August 21, 2016 - Walking, Walking; Center for New Music (San Francisco)

August 23, 2016 - Akhmatova’s Music for four kayageums; National Center for Korean Traditional Performing Arts (Korea)

September 25, 2016 - Blue Yellow River for kayageum, cello, and double bass; Asian Art Ensemble; Asian Art Museum (Berlin)

- KOREAN TRADITIONS TRANSFORMED -
2 PM Sunday September 25, 2016
Samsung Hall @ Asian Art Museum of San Francisco
The Wooden Fish Ensemble plays the music of Hyo-shin Na
with commentary by the composer
- Wooden Fish Ensemble -
Thomas Schultz, piano
Shoko Hikage, koto (Japanese zither)
Kate Stenberg, violin
Ilana Blumberg-Thomas, violin
Ellen Rose, viola
August Lee, cello
Bruce Moyer, double bass
Kyungso Park, kayageum (Korean zither)
- Program -
Kayageum Song for voice & kayageum
Song of the Firewood for kayageum solo
Song of the Bear for string quartet, double bass with kayageum solo
Echoes of Harmonious Music for kayageum and koto
Meadow Study for piano solo - World Premiere

October 9, 2016 - Hermit's Violin - for oboe, clarinet, bass clarinet, bassoon, percussion, and string orchestra with violin solo; San Jose Chamber Orchestra

November 4, 2016 - Meadow Study (for piano solo); Main Hall @ Geumjeong Cultural Center (Busan, Korea)

November 4, 2016 - Meadow Study (for piano solo);
Sinsegae Cultural Hall(Busan, Korea)

November 7, 2016 - Meadow Study (for piano solo), Dongseo Art Hall
 (Daegu, Korea)

November 9, 2016 - Meadow Study (for piano solo); Buam Art Hall
(Seoul, Korea)

November 10, 2016 - Portrait Concert @ Buam Art Hall, Korea
Hyo-shin Na’s Music for Kayageum and Violin
Shoko Hikage, koto & bass koto
Hyunjung Choi, violin (guest artist)

Koto, Violin for violin and bass koto
The Sky Was Beyond Description for one player on koto and bass koto
Five Pieces on Yoshie Hikage's Poems for koto solo
Night Procession of the Hundred Demons for koto solo
Koto Music for koto solo

November 12, 2016 - Portrait Concert @ KOUS (Seoul, Korea)
Hyo-shin Na’s Music for Kayageum and Koto
Gyeonggi Gayageum Ensemble with Shoko Hikage

Akhmatova’s Music for four kayageums
Chrysanthemem Song for koto and kayageum
Echoes of Harmonious Music for kayageum and koto
Go on Listening for koto and kayageum
That Old Woman for kayageum and koto
Koto Music for koto solo
Kayageum Music for three kayageums

November 16, 2016 - Dirge (for violin and piano) & Koto, Violin (for violin and bass koto); Geumho Art Hall (Seoul, Korea)

February 11, 2017 - Chrysanthemum Song for koto and kayageum, Echoes of Harmonious Music for kayageum and koto, Go On Listening for koto and kayageum, That Old Woman for kayageum and koto; Campbell Recital Hall (Palo Alto)

February 12, 2017 - new work for koto and piano & new work for koto and bass koto & Chrysanthemum Song for koto and kayageum, Echoes of Harmonious Music for kayageum and koto, Go On Listening for koto and kayageum, That Old Woman for kayageum and koto & Akhmatova’s Music (for 3 kayageums) & Night Procession of the Hundred Demons (for 3 kayageums); Old First Concerts in San Francisco

March 29, 2017
Portrait Concert
noon @ Kangetsudai Cultural Center Hall in Fukushima, Japan
[program]
Five Pieces on Yoshie Hikage's Poems for koto solo
Walking, Walking for piano solo
Dirge for violin and piano
Koto, Piano
for koto and piano

March 29, 2017
Portrait Concert
Hyo-shin Na’s Music
6:30pm @Nihonmatsu city Music hall in Fukushima
[program]
Five Pieces on Yoshie Hikage's Poems for koto solo
Koto, Piano for koto and piano
Koto, Piano II for koto and piano
Dirge for violin and piano
Koto, Violin for violin and bass koto
Meadow Study for piano solo
Walking, Walking for piano solo

March 31, 2017 @ 6:30 PM
Portrait Concert
Hyo-shin Na’s Music
Rune Kodaira in Tokyo, Japan
[program]
Meadow Study for piano solo
Walking, Walking for piano solo
Five Pieces on Yoshie Hikage's Poems for koto solo
A Little Winter Flower for mixed choir, koto, violin, and double bass
Koto, Violin for violin and bass koto
Dirge for violin and piano

April 1, 2017 @ 1:30 PM
Portrait Concert
Hyo-shin Na’s Music
Ongaku no Tomo Hall
6 Chome−30 Kagurazaka Shinjuku, Tokyo 162-0825 Japan
[program]
Five Pieces on Yoshie Hikage's Poems for koto solo
Koto, Piano
Koto, Piano II
Dirge for violin and piano
Koto, Violin for violin and bass koto
Meadow Study for piano solo
Walking, Walking for piano solo

September 9, 2017
Portrait Concert
KOTO PLUS ONE
@ Maybeck Studio for Performing Arts

Shoko Hikage, koto/bass koto
Yuki Yasuda, koto/bass koto
Thomas Schultz, piano

Koto, Bass Koto
Koto, Bass Koto II - World Premiere
Koto Music (koto duo version)
Koto, Piano
Koto, Piano II

September 10, 2017
Portrait Concert
KOTO PLUS ONE
@ Center for New Music

Shoko Hikage, koto/bass koto
Yuki Yasuda, koto/bass koto
Thomas Schultz, piano

Koto, Bass Koto
Koto, Bass Koto II
Koto Music (koto duo version)
Koto, Piano
Koto, Piano II


Spring of 2018 - new work for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, and piano;
 Earplay (SF)