Posts Tagged ‘ Scott Nagatani ’

2016 / Heiwa no Kakehashi: Peace educational program at Gardena Japanese Cultural Institute, May 14

Heiwa no Kakehashi – “Bridge of Peace” On Saturday, May 14, 2016, the Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute will celebrate a day of peace, hope, and friendship. The program, called, “Heiwa no Kakehashi,” translated as “Bridge of Peace,” will commemorate and continue the inspiring legacy of Sadako Sasaki, a young Japanese girl who died...
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2013 / Little Tokyo Neighbor / Jazz Night by Japanese Americans, Aug 23

By Scott Nagatani, Musician and composer The loose theme of the evening is Bronzeville, 2013.   The music LosAKAtombros plays is headed in a direction of more original compositions and jazz arrangements of Japanese folksongs.   But our roots are Coltrane, Monk, and other jazz giants.   Friday (Aug 23), we will also pay...
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Nostalgic Japanese enka songs to be featured at Japanese American’s show, May 1, 2

Nostalgic Japanese enka songs to be featured at Japanese American’s show, May 1, 2

Nostalgic Japanese enka songs and entertaining impressions of famous Japanese singers will be featured at “Natsukashi no Kouhaku Uta Gassen,” on Saturday, May 1 at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. and Sunday, May 2 at 2 p.m. (sold out) at the Tateuchi Democracy Forum in Little Tokyo, downtown Los Angeles. Presented by the Grateful...
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