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MR. PLUMBER (2020)​​

for Shakuhachi

Commissioned by Devon Osamu Tipp

ca. 2 min.


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Program Note

MR. PLUMBER was commissioned by Devon Osamu Tipp, and was premiered in Hungary on September 14, 2021. This work is about a plumber - wearing a hat and long-sleeved shirt in red and a bib overall in blue - accidentally consuming a magical mushroom and being sucked into a sewer he was asked to repair.

Past Performances

September 14, 2021 (World Premiere)

Devon Osamu Tipp Shakuhachi Muvesz Koncert Jere

SZTE Bartok Bela Muveszeti Kar, Szeged

Shakuhachi (Devon Osamu Tipp)

August 28, 2022 (Japan Premiere)

Devon Osamu Tipp + Chatori Shimizu + Suzuki Elico

Ftarri Suidobashi, Tokyo

Shakuhachi (Devon Osamu Tipp)

September 19, 2022 (US Premiere)

Fall Line Salon Series Vol. 5

The Woods, Ridgewood, Pittsburgh

Shakuhachi (Devon Osamu Tipp)

April 15, 2023

Translucid - Opaque

Vestige Concept Gallery, Pittsburgh

Shakuhachi (Devon Osamu Tipp)

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