Little Black Blog|October 10, 2014

I joined well-heeled Washingtonians at Georgetown’s beautiful Evermay estate last weekend for an intimate perfomance by METrio, a New York-based act comprised of pianist Tanya Gabrielian... Read more

New York Concert Review|September 22, 2014

The Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage has earned the remarkable record of having presented a free concert every afternoon at 6pm, 365 days a year (possibly minus a snow day or two), for... Read more

The Washington Post|September 14, 2014

Looking to widen its cultural footprint in Washington, the S&R Foundation, which usually holds concerts at its historic Evermay mansion in Georgetown, ventured out to the Kennedy... Read more

The Washington Post|March 28, 2014

When Ryuji Ueno and Sachiko Kuno bought two historic Georgetown estates in quick succession in 2011, many wondered what the couple — somewhat reticent pharmaceutical tycoons who already... Read more

The Georgetowner|August 21, 2013

When biotech scientists Ryuji Ueno and Sachiko Kuno made headlines two years ago, local observers did not know what to make of them.

The married couple made a big splash in terms... Read more

Pamela's Punch|August 13, 2013

Uncovering hidden gems is one of the reasons that I find Washington so special. On the surface there are the monuments, museums, art galleries, theaters and the “hottest, newest,... Read more

Ask Miss. A|July 24, 2013

The S&R Foundation’s Overtures Concert Series kicked off its 2013 summer season with an evening of jazz with pianist Eishin Nose and percussionist Satoshi Takeishi in the beautiful... Read more

K Street Magazine|July 24, 2013

“Eyes, shin, nose,” the jazz pianist laughed whiling pointing to various body parts as a guide to pronouncing his Japanese name. Eishin Nose, a pianist and composer, offered this... Read more

Little Black Blog|July 24, 2013

One of my favorite events to attend every year, the Overture Summer Concert Series premiere was the perfect seasonal event, combining the talent of artist Aishin Nose and his... Read more