House of Waters

June 26th, 2021 7pm   Stage 2


As of June 16, 2021, New York State has lifted all COVID-19 related restrictions that apply to a venue of Rockwood’s size. In accordance with these revised guidelines, vaccination records will no longer be checked and entry will be permitted for both vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals. Social distancing and masks will not be required, although masks will remain recommended for non-vaccinated individuals.

House of Waters

Lauded as the "Jimi Hendrix of Hammered Dulcimer" by NPR, Max ZT is an innovator of the instrument. With roots in Irish folk music, Max has studied in Senegal, where he trained with the Cissoko Griot family, and India, where he received the prestigious American Institute of Indian Studies Fellowship to study under the great santoor maestro Pandit Shivkumar Sharma.

Moto Fukushima is a master of the bass. With a background in jazz improvisation, Western Classical Music, and the music of South America, Moto's playing is a combination of finesse, subtlety, and power.

House of Waters has scored an Emmy-winning documentary for ESPN, and has shared the stage with some of the most influential musicians of the century including: Pandit Ravi Shankar, Victor Wooten, Tinariwen, Snarky Puppy, Karsh Kale, and more.

"Grasping for definitions is useless with this band. Their genre can only be described by other words like fresh, calm, serene, and bliss. Hearing something this new to me feels like I'm hearing music for the first time all over again.” - Paste Music

For this special performance, Max and Moto will be accompanied by a very special guest on drums. Keep an eye here for more information