Haruki Murakami to donate novel manuscripts, vinyl records, other material to Waseda University, his alma mater

The Japan Times reports:

In the envisioned facility to house his documents, Murakami said if possible he wants to organize a concert using his collection of vinyl records, which total more than 10,000 copies.

Murakami, who opened a cafe for jazz enthusiasts in Tokyo while still a student at Waseda University, has said music is an essential component of his career in literature.

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10,000 LPs takes up a lot of space…