Omens of Love,
Thank you so much for your support with our 2019 TRO Japan Tour, International Musical Connection Tour. We rehearsed, and performed in Osaka, Okayama, Nagoya and Hiroshima between 7/4 and 7/13. Forty Musicians and Family members traveled and enjoyed great food in Japan, and made great music. Here are some of the pictures from the Japan Tour.
July 6, 2019@3pm@Minoh Maple Hall in Osaka, with Amicitia Orchestra members and Osaka musicians. Reiko Shimokawa performed solo on Beethoven Piano Concerto No.5.
July 7 – Performance at Rainbow Hall, Kibichuo Cho, Okayama Prefecture. We were welcomed by the town of Kibichuo Cho with big banner. TRO Welcome Party (Great Food, and had entertainment by ladies with Kimono) , visiting Mayor Yamamoto at Mayor’s Office.
July 8 – School Performance at Kaga Middle School, Kibichuo Cho, Okayama Prefecture
July 11@ Will Aichi, Nagoya. With Call Summer Chorus, Mozart Piano Concerto No.1 with Ayla Moreno Takeda, Sousa: Stars and Stripes Forever
For Hiroshima, July 13@6pm Aster Plaza, Info at: https://tafel.web.fc2.com/tro/index.html
Beethoven Piano Concerto No.5, 1st movement with Ryoko Nomura
Schumann Cello Concerto with Martin Stanzeleit, (Principal Cellist of the Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra)
Performed with the Tafel Orchestra led by Yumiko Wakinaka.
July 14, Miyajima and Peace Park. We delivered 1000 cranes from Tucson and delivered them to Sadako Statue crane hanging area.