Emi Makabe

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05/28/2024
Concert in Mantua, Italy
Kit Downes (Piao)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)

Japan mini tour with Thomas Morgan 2024
06/28/2024
Gallon in Osaka, Japan

06/30/2024
Inryo-ji in Okayama, Japan

07/21/2024
Nakaniwa in Saitama, Japan


08/11/2024
Oretation gig in Ditmas Park Brooklyn
Emi Makabe group


04/6/2025 
St Peter’s Church
5:00pm-6pm
Emi Makabe trio
Vitor Gonçalves(piano)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)


Past Concerts

05/19/2024
IBEAM  Brooklyn 6pm-8pm
Emi Makabe Solo

03/17/2024
St Peter’s Church
5:00pm-6pm
Emi Makabe trio
Vitor Gonçalves(piano)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)

03/15/2024
Bar Bayuex  Brooklyn
8:00pm-10:30pm
Emi Makabe Quartet
Kenny Wollesen (drums)
Vitor Gonçalves(piano)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)

Japan Tour!! No One’s An Islad!!11/29-12/02/2023
11/29/2023
100 BAN HALL in Kobe
Kit Downes (Piao)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)

11/30/2023
RAG in Kyoto
Kit Downes (Piao)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)

12/01/2023
IBAROOM in Tokyo
Kit Downes (Piao)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)

12/02/2023
Nakaniwa in Saitama
Kit Downes (Piao)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)


11/18/2023
IBEAM  Brooklyn 7:30pm-9:30pm
Emi Makabe Solo
+
Aubry Johnson quarete


09/22/2023
Bar Bayuex  Brooklyn
8:00pm-10:30pm
Emi Makabe Quartet
Kenny Wollesen (drums)
Vitor Gonçalves(piano)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)

07/30/2023
St Peter’s Church
5:00pm-6pm
Emi Makabe trio
Vitor Gonçalves(piano)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)


03/10/2023
Bar Bayuex  Brooklyn
8:00pm-10:30pm
Emi Makabe trio
Adam Levy (guitar)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)

01/07/2023
Shibuya Kouen-Dori Classics in Japan  
7:30pm-8:30pm
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/piano)
David Bryant (piano)
Takashi Sugawa (double bass)
+specila guest

12/04/2022
Public Records (Brooklyn, NY, USA)
Chet Doxas (sax)
Micah Frank (elecctronics)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)

11/15/2022 in UK
Ashburton Arts Centre (Ashburton, Devon, UK)
No One's an Island
Kit Downes(piano)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)

11/16/2022 in UK
Midlands Arts Centre Birmingham, UK
No One's an Island
Kit Downes(piano)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)

11/17/2022 in UK
Royal Academy of Music London, UK
No One's an Island
Kit Downes(piano)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)


11/04/2022 
Bar Bayuex  Brooklyn
8:00pm-10:30pm
Vitor Gonçalves (piano/accordion)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)

09/02/2022 
Ibeam Brooklyn
7:30pm
Emi Makabe solo (voice/shamisen/compositions)

07/08/2022
Cooljojo Jazz+Art in Chiba, Japan
7:30pm-10:00
David Bryant (piano)
Takashi Sugawa (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)

05/21/2022
Bar Bayuex  Brooklyn
8:00pm-10:30pm
Vitor Gonçalves (piano)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Kenny Wollesen (drums)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)

02/07/2022
55 bar
Early Show 6:30pm-8:30pm
Elias Stemeseder (keyboards)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Satoshi Takeishi (drums)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)



12/18/2021
HiFi Provisions in Industry City Brooklyn
"Variations for Dusk" 8pm-11pm
・Larum Ensemble
・Emi Makabe solo
・Earthen Sea


03/25/2021  
BarSubterraneans in Sibuya, Tokyo Japan
6pm-9pm
- Improvisations -
Manabu Kitada (clarinets)
Toru Nishijima (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice)


11/13/2020 
debut album"Anniversary" release live-stream concert
live-stream concert  Seeds Brooklyn-
8:30pm-9:30pm
Vitor Gonçalves (piano)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Kenny Wollesen (drums)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)
Tickets $15: here

09/27/2020 
debut album"Anniversary" pre-release gig
The Wilky
-outdoor
6:30pm-7:30pm
Vitor Gonçalves (piano)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Kenny Wollesen (drums)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)

12/12/2019
Ibeam Brooklyn
8:30pm
Vitor Gonçalves (piano/accordion)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


11/23/2019
Silvana
6pm-7pm
Emi Makabe solo (Voice/Shamisen)


07/18/2019
Bar Subterraneans in Shibuya, Japan
8pm
Emi Makabe (voice) duo with Manabu Kitada (clarinet)


06/14/2019
Shibuya Kouen-Dori Classics in Japan  
7:45pm-9pm
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/piano) duo with Akira Ishii (piano)


05/18/2019
Branded Saloon  
8pm-9pm
Emi Makabe solo (voice/shamisen)


04/15/2019
55 bar
Early Show 7pm-9pm
Rudy Royston (drums)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Fabian Almazan (piano)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


03/24/2019
Ibeam Brooklyn
7pm-8:30pm
Vitor Gonçalves (piano/accordion)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


10/16/2018
Bar Subterraneans in Shibuya, Japan
8pm
Emi Makabe (voice) duo with Manabu Kitada (clarinet)


08/20/8/2018
55 bar
Early Show 7pm-9pm
Kenny Wollesen (drums)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Vitor Gonçalves (piano)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


07/12/2018
Copenhagen jazz festival  at Christianshavn Beboerhus
10:00pm
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/piano) duo with Thomas Morgan (double bass)


06/30/2018
Ibeam
8:30pm
Emi Makabe Duo with Thomas Morgan
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/piano)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)


06/14/2018
The Owl Music Parlor
8:00pm
Emi Makabe with Vitor Gonçalves
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen)
Vitor Gonçalves (piano)


05/15/2018
55 bar
Early Show 7pm-9pm
Johnathan Blake (drums)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Jacob Sacks (piano)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


03/08/2018
Cornelia Street Cafe

Vitor Gonçalves (piano/accordion)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


12/14/2017
Ibeam
Double bill with Thomas Morgan solo
8:30pm
Thomas Morgan solo (double bass, computer, compositions)

9:30pm 
Emi Makabe Quartet
Ches Smith (drums)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Vitor Gonçalves (piano/accordion)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


11/08/2017
55 bar
Early Show 7pm-9pm
Kenny Wollesen (drums)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Jacob Sacks (piano)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


08/25/2017
Ibeam
8:00pm
Novoa / Makabe Duo
Emi Makabe (vocals, effects & shamisen) 
Eva Novoa (piano & gongs)


08/20/2017
55 bar
Early Show 6pm-9pm
Vinnie Sperazza (drums)
Chris Tordin (double bass)
Vitor Gonçalves (piano/accordion)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


07/27/2017
Cornelia Street Cafe
8:00pm to 9:15pm
Vitor Gonçalves (piano/accordion)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Gerald Cleaver (drums)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


03/14/2017
Rockwood Music Hall 1st stage
6pm-6:45pm
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen), Yayoi Ikawa (piano) Duo


01/02/2017
55 bar
Early Show 7pm-9pm
Nate Wood (drums)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Vitor Gonçalves (piano/accordion)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


12/15/2016
Cornelia Street Cafe
8:00pm & 9:30
Nate Wood (drums)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Vitor Gonçalves (piano/accordion)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


09/25/2016
Rockwood Music Hall stage3
7pm-8pm
Vitor Gonçalves (piano/accordion)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Satoshi Takeishi (drums)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


09/03/2016
Nakano Sweet Rain (Japan)
7:00pm
Akira Ishii (piano)
Special Guest (double bass)
Noritaka Tanaka (drums)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/composition)


06/29/2016
Tsion Cafe
8pm-10pm
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen) solo


05/25/2016
Cornelia Street Cafe
9:30pm
Vitor Gonçalves (piano/accordion)
Thomas Morgan (double bass)
Vinnie Sperrazza (drums)
Emi Makabe (voice/shamisen/compositions)


03/12/2016
Rockwood Music Hall 1st stage
3pm-3:45pm
Emi Makabe solo with special guest