GINZA CONNECTIVE VOL.26
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 Mr. Shinichi Tanizawa, the 4th generation president of Ginza Tanizawa, a veteran bag shop.
Ginchakai, the main event in Autumn Ginza
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
President of Ginza Tanizawa, a specialty bag shop. The 4th generation president of the long-standing shop that has continued releasing showpieces and items that would become famous, one after another, so much so that it is said that “The history of Ginza Tanizawa is the history of bags in Japan.” Became chairman of the Ginza Association and the Ginza Street Association in 2013 and is currently working to develop Ginza alongside his regular shop duties.Ginza Tanizawa Website
Writer: Mikiko Okai Location: Ginza Tanizawa