BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.3219@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20110813T000000Z DTEND:20110813T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Traditional Japanese Folk songs assimilated within Modern World Music sensibilities. Yoko Fujimoto and Derek Nakamoto bring an eclectic e nsemble of musicians to Tateuchi Democracy Forum.&nbsp\;\n\nVocalist Fujim oto\, member of the internationally acclaimed Japanese group Kodo\, and Co mposer/Arranger/Pianist Nakamoto will be joined by guest artist Kaoru Wata nabe on Japanese Woodwinds &amp\; Percussion\, Abe Lagrimas Jr. on Ukelele \, Vibes &amp\; Percussion and Cameron Stone on Cello. Yoko beautifully ex emplifies her mastery of singing Japanese folk songs.&nbsp\;\n\nThe songs will be &ldquo\;framed&rdquo\; with a modern twist of Impressionistic Jazz \, Classical and R&amp\;B for which Derek is known. The concert will debut new works reflecting the goal of preserving the essence of traditional mu sic with arrangements that make the songs relevant to the present generati on.&nbsp\;\n\n$10 members\; $15 non-members. Tickets can be purchased&nbsp \;<a href="https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/179659">here</a>.&nbsp\ ;\n\nCo-presented by Kodo Arts Sphere America.&nbsp\; DTSTAMP:20240720T034849Z SUMMARY:Ayagoromo - Mindful Transitions URL:/en/events/2011/08/13/ayagoromo-mindful-transitions/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR