Feel African x Japanese Drum Beat
Charity Event in Tokyo, 22nd August 2015 (Sat)
For participation, please fill out the form at the bottom of this page.
If you submit the form by 20th Aug (Thur) 24:00, you’ll get a free glass of drink (wine, beer, Savanna Dry, or soft drink).
Diamonds for Peace (DFP) will host a charity event celebrating its official registration as an NPO.
Enjoy the reports of DFP activities, African food, and live music by Ivorian and Japanese drum performers. All the profits of this event will be used for DFP future activities.
|Date||22nd August 2015 (Sat)|
|Time||14:00 – 17:00 (open 13:30)|
|Address||Aoyama Tower Building Annex, 2-24-15, Minami Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo|
|Access||Next to 1b exit of Gaienmae Metro Station (Ginza Line)|
|Admission||JPY 4,000+ for an adult
JPY 2,000+ for a student
Free for kids under 12 years old.
Please pay at the door. Donations are welcome.
|Food & Drinks||Admission includes one raffle ticket and West African food prepared by a cook from Burkina Faso.
A glass of soft drink will be provided; alcoholic beverages and additional soft drink for a charge.
|Hosts||Hosted by Diamonds for PeaceCo-Hosted by REPICA|
Introduction of Drum Performers
Percussionist and composer from Cote d’Ivoire.
Oswald Kouame has performed in numerous concerts around the world as a percussion leader of Cote d’Ivoire National Orchestra and with various traditional African dance companies. He has performed and recorded with world famous musicians such as Stevie Wonder. Oswald improvises with sand, leaves, rice, water and the like; all inspired by nature.
Traditional Japanese Wadaiko-drum performer and composer from Japan.
Ichitaro initially performed around the world in the Japanese traditional drum group “Ondekoza” including stages at Carnegie Hall, NY. Following his debut as a solo drummer in 2004, he has been performing in the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Asia and Africa. Ichitaro enjoys composing, not only traditional Japanese drum music, but also modern music like jazz.
Raffle Gifts (examples)
Souvenirs from Cote d’Ivoire
A pair of Grand Kirin (beer)
Souvenirs from Myanmar
An autographed ball by Jose Lopez, Yokohama DeNA Baystars
Souvenirs from Hawaii.
Original Flavored Tea, Shortbread Cookies
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