2021 / Kabuki style-music to be performed by Mariko Watabe and Fuji Japanese Music at Orange County Japan Fair, Oct 17, 1:30PM

Fuji Japanese Music perform “Musume Mikoshi” at OC Japan Fair on Oct. 17, 2021.

Mariko Watabe and Fuji Japanese Music will perform Yamatogaku genre, one of Kabuki style-music in-person on Sunday. Oct. 17 at 1:30-2:00 pm at OC Japan Fair in the Orange County Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626.

Songs: Edo Town Festival, Fox, Girl’s Portable Shrine

Performers:
Shamisen by Yasoyo Yamato, Kanae Omura
Vocal by Etsuko Yokota, Hisae Kihara, Keiko Hashimoto
Narimono by Kimisen Katada, Kitarou Carlos Coronado, Keiko Hashimoto

Admission: $10 general admission, free admission for ages 6 and younger or 65 and older. Parking is $10.

Website:  oc-japanfair.com

Mariko Watabe has been introducing Kabuki dance and music to American audiences nationwide for over 40 years.  She goes by her stage names such as; Kimisen Katada for Hayashi, Kyosho Yamato for Yamatogaku, Kichitoji Kineya for Nagauta; and Marifuji Bando for dance.