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Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 @ 4:30PM in Manhattan [silent film accompaniment]

What: DR. HART’S DIARY (1917, approx. 70 mins.) Dir. Paul Leni.
Where: The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) (New York, NY)
Admission: $12
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Tuesday September 2nd, 2014 by Makia Matsumura
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Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 @ 8PM in Manhattan [silent film accompaniment]

What: VERDUN, Vision of History (1928, approx. 152 mins.) Dir. Leon Poirier.
Where: The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) (New York, NY)
Admission: $12
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Monday, September 1st, 2014 @ 8PM in Manhattan [silent film accompaniment]

What: DR. HART’S DIARY (1917, approx. 70 mins.) Dir. Paul Leni.
Where: The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) (New York, NY)
Admission: $12
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Monday September 1st, 2014 by Makia Matsumura
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Friday, August 29th, 2014 @ 8PM in Manhattan [silent film accompaniment]

What: THE PATENT LEATHER KID (1927, approx. 130 mins.) Dir. Alfred Santell.
Where: The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) (New York, NY)
Admission: $12
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Friday August 29th, 2014 by Makia Matsumura
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Friday, August 29th, 2014 @ 4:30PM in Manhattan [silent film accompaniment]

What: THE LITTLE AMERICAN (1917, approx. 80 mins.) Dir. Cecil B. DeMille.
Where: The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) (New York, NY)
Admission: $12
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5 MoMA dates added in September

As I indicated when I announced my August MoMA dates, five more dates have been added in September. :) These are also a part of The Great War: A Cinematic Legacy series. If you are in town, hope you can catch one of them!! Continue reading »

Sunday August 24th, 2014 by Makia Matsumura
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Canadian debut! :)

On June 8th, Silent Sundays at the Revue Cinema in Toronto invited me to play for Buster Keaton’s THE NAVIGATOR. It was my first time accompanying this film, and my very first time playing in Canada!! :) Continue reading »

Friday August 15th, 2014 by Makia Matsumura
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2 MoMA dates added in August

Time flew and I have yet to recap my official Toronto debut, but in the meantime, two MoMA dates have been added to my calendar :) – please see Dates for details. Continue reading »

Sunday July 6th, 2014 by Makia Matsumura
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Sunday, June 8th, 2014 @ 4:15PM in Toronto [silent film accompaniment]

What: THE NAVIGATOR (1924, 59 mins.) Dir. Donald Crisp & Buster Keaton
Where: Revue Cinema (Toronto, Canada)
Admission: $11
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Sunday June 8th, 2014 by Makia Matsumura
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Cinefest 34 Recap

Back in March, I was invited back to Cinefest 34 as one of their official accompanists. Cinefest is an annual film festival in Syracuse, NY, whose focus is on old films – silents and early talkies (you can read how it all started here). Continue reading »

Thursday May 1st, 2014 by Makia Matsumura
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