GINZA CONNECTIVE VOL.24
A talk series with the violinist Chisako Takashima and the Ginza people. Ginza holds many personal and professional memories for Takashima. In this talk series, she thoroughly explores various aspects of the Ginza culture with her guests. Today’s guest is Mamoru Sugiyama, the fourth generation master of the Ginza Sushiko Honten, a long-standing sushi restaurant that has been around since the Meiji era.
Wine co-developed by Sugiyama
Violinist. Started playing the violin at age 6. After playing abroad, she moved her home base to Japan, and gives concerts all over the country. Although her current focus is on performing music, she also appears on TV and radio programs. Thanks to her much-loved personality, she is appearing in more and more venues.Chisako Takashima’s official website
Fourth generation master of Ginza Sushiko Honten, a sushi restaurant that is popular for offering wine with their sushi. Born and raised in Ginza, and became an apprentice at Sushiko at age 19. Offers meticulous services and warm hospitality at the prestigious restaurant that offers new essence while preserving the traditions of Edomae-zushi.
Writer: Mizuho Takahashi Interview location: Ginza Sushiko Honten