Before leaving Japan to head back to New York, Rodrigo has arranged for him and Hailey to attend an authentic Japanese tea ceremony. Hailey's mood is affected by the entire process of the conducting competition, that mood which Rodrigo can sense. As the tea ceremony progresses, each of the two of them contemplate what the next phase of their relationship will and should be.
Did You Know?
The scroll in the tea room was created by Shunkin Takahashi, a master calligrapher and brush painter who lives in New York. The interior of the tea room was built to scale in a studio at SUNY Purchase. See more
Oboe Concerto in C Major, 3rd Movement
Written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart See more