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Phoenix Art Museum to present “SAMURAI” exhibition from Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection, ongoing

Samurai exhibition

Phoenix Art Museum SAMURAI exhibition at Steele Gallery Samurai Armors from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection March 1, 2017 – July 16 First Friday: Public Opening for Samurai Exhibit Friday, March 3rd / 6 – 10 p.m. Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N. Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004 http://www.phxart.org/Samurai
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2017 / Merging of ancient rhythms with modern music, Phoenix-based Ken Koshio to present Taiko Extravaganza at Scottsdale, May 6

Ken Koshio Taiko Extravaganza Salt of the Earth Saturday, May 6 at 7 p.m. (Door opens at 6:30 p.m) Scottsdale Center for the performing Arts 7380 E. 2nd St, Scottsdale, Arizona 85251 Ancient Sounds of Peace presents “Taiko Extravaganza”- Salt of the Earth. Phoenix-based Ken Koshio brings together a diverse fusion of musicians and artistic groups- combined...
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2017 / “Love to Nippon” 6th anniversary event for March 11 Great East Japan Earthquake at Los Angeles Police Department HQs, March 5

Forwarded for Love to Nippon The 6th Anniversary of Love to Nippon 2017 Sunday, March 5, 2017 at LAPD HQs Season’s Greetings & wishing you a wonderful holiday season! On behalf of the Love to Nippon Project Committee, it is with great pleasure that we invite you to join us at the 6th Anniversary...
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2017 / Arizona-based taiko players to perform Taiko Tribute for Japan’s disaster memorial “Love to Nippon” in Los Angeles, March 5

Arizona-based taiko player and taiko instructor Ken Koshio will perform a taiko tribute for the Love to Nippon 2017 event, a memorial for March 11, 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami, on Sunday, March 5, from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm. The taiko tribute will be held at the campus of the Los...
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2017 / Arizona: Hiroshima Calling at Tempe History Museum, AZ, March 4

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Japanese Cultural Club of Arizona and Ancient Sounds of Peace present “Hiroshima Calling” event on Saturday, March 4, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Temp History Museum, 809 East Southern Ave, Tempe, AZ 85282. Free admission. “Hiroshima Calling” hosts screening of “Paper Lanterns” a documentary about 12 American POWs, and “Prayer for Peace” concert...
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2017 / Arizona Screening of documentary film about WWII American POWs killed by Hiroshima atomic bombing, March 4

Japanese Cultural Club of Arizona and Ancient Sounds of Peace present HIROSHIMA CALLING Saturday, March 4, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Tempe History Museum in Arizona + As a part of “Hiroshima Calling” program at the Tempe History Museum in Arizona on Saturday, March 4, “Paper Lanterns” a documentary about American POW who were...
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2017 / Arizona Matsuri Festival 2017 at Phoenix, Feb. 25-26

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Arizona Matsuri Festival 2017 Saturday, February 25 and Sunday, February 26 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Heritage & Science Park 115 N. 6th Street Phoenix, AZ 85004 (SW corner of 7th St. & Monroe St.) The Arizona Matsuri on Feb. 25-26 in Phoenix is an annual festival which celebrates Japanese culture and heritage, traditional...
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2017 / Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix to host Annual Ikebana Exhibit, Jan. 27, 28, 29

Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix The 8th Annual Ikebana Exhibit Celebration the 90th Anniversary of Sogetsu Founding in Tokyo January 27, 28 and 29, 10 am – 4 pm Ikebana Guided Tour, $3 + admission, reservation required Group Tour, $7 per person, reservation required Ikebana Information Booth and Market – Pottery Booth Large structure...
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2017 / Tuscon Japanese Festival at Pima Community College sponsored by Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural Coalition, Jan. 14

Tucson Japanese Festival Saturday, January 14th/11 a.m. –  3 p.m. Pima Community College Downtown Campus Center 1255 N. Stone Ave. Tucson, AZ 85709 Japanese New Year festival featuring mochi (rice cake) pounding, demonstrations, art & crafts, games, food, musical performances, taiko drumming by Ken Koshio and Koshio Gumi. Sponsored by Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural...
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