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Makoto Nakura Marimba Recital at St. Patrick’s

Makoto Nakura explores every potential and possibility of marimba through his original transcriptions and premiers by notable composers during this concert at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church (3241 Brush Dr., Falls Church) on Sunday, Nov. 11 at 4 p.m. This concert features music by Bach and Bernstein as well as pieces specially composed for Nakura’s abilities on the marimba.

Admission is free, but attendees are suggested to give a $20 donation.

A wine and cheese reception follows the concert.

For more information, visit or email Mariko Hiller at For more on Nakura’s music, visit