BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.1980@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20091009T000000Z DTEND:20091009T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<strong>Yoko Noge's Japanesque</strong> <strong> \n at Andy's J azz Club</strong>\n<strong>featuring Amy Homma of JASC Tsukasa Taiko &amp\ ; \n Tatsu Aoki on Shamisen</strong>\n<strong>Friday\, October 9th\, 2009 \n Saturday\, October 10th\, 2009</strong>\n<strong><em>9:30PM~1:30AM</em> </strong>\n<strong>A Fusion of Japanese Traditional Music \n and Chicago Blues</strong> \n Featuring: Yoko Noge (Vocals &amp\; Piano)\n Tatsu Aoki( Shamisen) \n Amy Homma (Taiko Drums) \n Bugs Cochran (Drums) \n Jimmy Burn s (Guitar &amp\; Vocals) \n Greg McDaniel (Bass) \n Jimmy Ellis (Alto Sax) \n\n<strong>Admission: $15 ($10 before 8:30PM)\n </strong> Dinner reservat ions-2 hour seating: 312.642.6805 \n <strong>Andy's Jazz Club \n 11 E. Hub bard St.\, Chicago\, IL\, 60611 \n 312.642.6805 \n <a href="http://www.and ysjazzclub.com/" target="_blank">www.andysjazzclub.com</a> </strong> \n Do wnload Yoko Noge's Japanesque flier <a href="http://www.jasc-chicago.org/e -blast/Links/YokoNogeJapanesque.pdf" target="_blank">here</a> .\n\nWhat do es Japanese Minyo (folk music) have in common with Chicago Blues?&nbsp\;Bo th musical forms are deeply rooted in people's souls and grew from their e veryday life experience. Some songs are about hard labor\, some are about crying for lost love\, some are about paying the rent. You will be surpris ed to hear music from these two very different cultures meld together to c reate a new cross-border root music.\n\n---------------------------------- -----------------------\n\n<strong>Sponsors include: \n Illinois Arts Coun cil\, Alphawood Foundation Chicago\, The Joyce Foundation\, Chicago Depart ment of Cultural Affairs\, Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation\, \n R ichard H. Driehaus Foundation</strong>\n<strong>JASC Tsukasa Taiko is a pr ogram of Asian Improv aRts Midwest and the Japanese American Service Commi ttee of Chicago.</strong>\n<strong>Contact Tsukasa Taiko for booking perfo rmances\, workshops\, lecture\, demonstrations\, and to find out about cla ss/workshop schedules and JASC member/family discounts\, please contact th e JASC at 773.275.0097 ext. 229 or at <a target="_blank">programs@jasc-chi cago.org</a> </strong>\n<p style="font-family: Arial\,sans-serif\; font-si ze: 12px\;">&nbsp\;\n\n SUMMARY:Yoko Noge's Japanesque A Fusion of Japanese Traditional Music and C hicago Blues URL:/en/events/2009/10/09/yoko-noges-japanesque-a-fusion-of-japanese-tradit / END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR