Piano Benefit Concert
Featuring: Makoto Takenaka
Adult tickets $25. Youth (18 & under) $10. Please register at the Sacramento Buddhist Church office.
Makoto Takenaka was born in Connecticut, and was raised in Kyoto, Japan. He acquired a BA and MA in education in Tokyo, then came to the US to study at the Berklee College of Music in Boston. After graduating Magna Cum Laude, he became the first Japanese assistant professor at Berklee, and was promoted to associate professor. He integrates Japanese traditional tunes into Jazz-Fusion.
All proceeds help benefit the Marysville Buddhist Temple building fund, and the Buddhist Church of Sacramento.