GINZA CONNECTIVE VOL.56
An interview series featuring Ginza people in conversation with violinist Chisako Takashima. With a special fondness for Ginza, which holds many memories both from her professional and private lives, Takashima explores Ginza from various dimensions with her guests.In this volume, she welcomes Mr. Isao Nanjo, third-generation owner of the celebrity-approved authentic Japanese restaurant, “Ginza Sankame.”
Violinist. Takashima started taking violin lessons from the age of 6. After a successful career abroad, she moved her home base to Japan, where she currently performs in concerts across the country. Highly noted for her character in TV and radio appearances, she has currently opened up her career to more diverse fields with an unchanged focus on her professionChisako Takashima official website
Owner of “Ginza Sankame”. After his apprenticeship at “Kansai Kappo Izui,” he continued his training at “Ginza Sankame” from 1955. He fascinates those who come to dine with seasonal cuisine as well as his unpretentiousness and subtle thoughtfulness.
Written by Mikiko Okai; Place of interview: Ginza Sankame
Chisako Takashima 12 Violinists have released their first album in four years: MUSE -12 Precious Harmony-.
This diverse album celebrates the 12 Violinists’ tenth year with many classical numbers.
With three original pieces, including “SPLASH!!!,” a novel number written and co-performed by Sukimaswitch, the album comprises twelve numbers.