Chicago Asian American Jazz Festival


Founded in 1996 by Japanese musician, filmmaker, producer, and Chicago resident Tatsu Aoki, the Chicago Asian American Jazz Festival brings together Asian American Jazz musicians from all over the country to exhibit their innovative musical techniques to a wide audience. Featured is this photo collection is Tatsu Aoki and his Miyumi project, a unique collaboration between African American and Asian American Jazz artists. Also included is prominent Chicago resident and jazz musician Yoko Noge.

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intrepidmouse — Last modified Jun 28 2021 1:49 a.m.

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A project of the Japanese American National Museum

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