Esplanade Presents


Sanshin Music of Okinawa

Keisuke Nishihara, Takashi Funahashi, Mika Ito (Japan)

23 Sep 2023, Sat, 7.15pm

24 Sep 2023, Sun, 6pm


(Intermission: None)

Esplanade Concourse

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Immerse yourself in both modern day Okinawan pop music and timeless classics from the Ryukyu period.


Groove to tunes from BEGIN, The Boom, and more within the Okinawan pop realm with this trio.


No tickets will be issued. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Language: Japanese, English, Mandarin
Things to Note:
Accessibility Advisory: We provide a range of access services and relaxed performances for patrons with access needs. For wheelchair-accessible seats, please call Esplanade Customer Experience at 6828 8377 for assistance. Concessions for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) and up to one accompanying companion are available. | View our accessibility guide
Artist Information

Keisuke Nishihara


Keisuke Nishihara is a Sanshin performer from the Ryukyu Islands and has been leader of the Sanshin Shimasenkai group in Shanghai since 2008. He owns UMIBE in Shanghai, serving Okinawan cuisine since 2021 and has been an Uchina (Okinawa) and has been a Goodwill Ambassador since 2022.

Date & Time

23 Sep 2023, Sat


Esplanade Concourse

24 Sep 2023, Sun


Esplanade Concourse

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