Wasan Bom Middle East, Africa Concert Tour

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The Japan Foundation will dispatch a traditional Japanese music group, Wasan Bom, to Ankara and Istanbul, Turkey; Rabat, Morocco; and Algiers, Algeria. The tour is part of the Japanese government programs of concentrated cultural exchange with Middle East and Africa.

Outline
Dates March 2, 2007 to 12, 2007
Members Toen Hibiki (Wadaiko drum)
Dai Yamamoto (Tsugaru shamisen)
Akihito Obama (shakuhachi)
Terutoshi Takaku (stage director)
In Turkey Fri, March 2 14:00 to 15:00 Workshop in Ankara
Sat, March 3 19:30 to 21:30 Concert at Turkish Japanese Foundation Culture Center, Ankara
Mon, March 5 20:00 Concert at Ataturk Cultural Canter, Istanbul
Tue, March 6 19:00 to 21:00 Concert at the Istanbul University
In Morocco Thu, March 8 20:00 Concert at the Theatre National Mohammed V
Fri, March 9 16:00 Workshop in Rabat
In Algeria Sun, March 11 Concert at the Ibn Zeidoun Theater, Algiers
Mon, March 12 Workshop in Algiers
Conctact The Japan Foundation Performing Arts Div.
tel. +81-3-5369-6063
fax. +81-3-5369-6038

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