Thursday 14th April 2011
Japan Crisis Appeal Concert @ St John's, Smith Square in London starts at 7.30PM
This concert is an event for the victims of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan on 11 March. The entire profits from ticket sales will go to the Japan Society Tohoku Earthquake Relief Fund which is distributing aid to help people in the affected areas. The performances are given by Japanese and non-Japanese musicians based in UK who are donating their service for this special evening.
We will also hold a raffle with great prizes for which we will sell tickets before the concert. We have one night stay for two at the four star Hotel Russell in London worh £220, the Artisan Chocolate maker William Curley has kindly donated a chocolate hamper worth £150, a pair of lady's designer shoes by Finsk, a pair of tickets for London Symphony concert on 17th April worth £64, Japanese cooking experience day for two and many more.
With support from Japan Society and Play for Japan
More information and online booking
Tickets £35 / £25 / £10
If you cannot attend this concert, you can still give people in Japan love by donating at the following link.
Please do reference our event name.
Programme to include:
Chopin Waltz Brilliante op.34 no.1
Elgar Salut d'Amour
Noriko Motomatsu A prophet
Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue
Plus works by Debussy, Rachmaninov, Puccini and traditional Japanese music.
Performers to include:
Megumi Fujita piano
Satoko Fukuda violin
Ayako Hotta-Lister koto
Megumi Nagae violin
Masachi Nishiyama piano
Phuong Nguyen accordion
Maiko Mori piano
Tomoka Mukai flute
Miho Sanou piano
Richard Stagg shakuhachi
Hiro Takenouchi piano
Koji Terada baritone
Piano 4 Hands (Joseph Tong & Waka Hasegawa)
Yo Zushi vocal & guitar
Duo Piano 4 Hands http://www.piano4hands.com
Co-Artistic Director of Bristol International Piano Duo Festival http://www.pianoduofest.org.uk/