Art & Design

Beyond the Requiem

10 March 2012, London

Joji Hirota & London Metropolitan Orchestra and with London Taiko Ensemble
Special guest ‘Toramai’ from Iwate, Japan * Beyond the Requiem *


Brief description of the organisation
(who it is made up of, aims etc)

This is a charity concert for the sufferers of great earthquake and tsunami last year at NE Japan.  People there are still fighting really hard for recovering from physical and spiritual damages from that. But also at the same time they want express their thanks to many people here in UK who supported.


The concert program include taiko drumming, beautiful Japanese folk songs arranged with string orchestra.  Three folk songs are come from Iwate, Miyagi and Fukushima prefectures.

And "Toramai'" the tiger dance team come from Iwate pref Otsuchi cho.


You Tube link which shows one of folk song we'll perform in the concert.

Admission: Adult: £20/ Student: £15

10 March 2012, 6:30pm

St John’s Wood Church, Lord’s Roundabout, St John’s Wood, NW8 7NE


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