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2013 / Japanese American youth’s song show in tribute to Nisei, Oct. 13

Nisei Serenade 2013 Oct 13

   “Nisei Serenade,” the nostalgic musical show featuring Japanese American youth singing songs of the 1940’s in tribute to the Nisei generation, is returning to Southern California on Sunday, October 13 at 2 p.m. at the Orange County Buddhist Church (OCBC). Presented by the Grateful Crane Ensemble and OCBC’s Project Kokoro, “Nisei Serenade” premiered...
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2013 / Youth singers performing 1940’s songs in tribute to the Nisei, June 29

Seventy years and two generations later, classic songs from the 1940s will be brought back to life by five young Japanese American women portraying real-life Nisei singers who sang these songs that brought joy, hope and inspiration to their fellow Nisei confined behind barbed wires.  In “Nisei Serenade,” Grateful Crane’s Next Generation Youth –...
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