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[Winter Festival] Moominvalley Park BUSKING STREET-2021 Winter– 1

As a culture enjoyed overseas, we will hold a music event for the first time where you can experience the generic name "Busking", which is a street performance of various genres.While listening to various performances played around the park, you can communicate with the performers, throw money to cheer, get excited with the guests around you, and freely listen to the music as you like. Try to move your body and feel the comfortable live music groove outdoors!
In addition, a one-day event "JAZZ DINNER & LIVE -Convivial night-" will be held.Even in Finland, the birthplace of the author Tove Jansson, jazz is played every night at various restaurants and bars and is loved by many people.You can enjoy live jazz music and meals in a spacious space. Moominvalley buddies may come to play casually.Please spend a "convivial" night, which means "banquet", "feast" and "spend comfortably together" in a special space after the park is closed.

Date ■ Busking Street / Street Live Performance:
December 12th (Fri) -10th (Sun) 12th (Sat) 18th (Sun) 19th (Sat) [← Due to its popularity, additional events will be held! ] 25th (Sun)
■ [SOLD OUT] * Sold out JAZZ DINNER & LIVE -Convivial night- / Special Dinner & Live:
Time ■ Busking Street / Street Live Performance:
11: 00-16: 00 (about 15 minutes each time)
Place ■ Busking Street / Street Live Performance:
Lettula Lounge, Balloon Street, Lighthouse, etc.

Attention point

[NEW! Due to its popularity, additional events will be held! ] Schedule of 12/25 (Sat) ・ Performers

<Letura Lounge>
11: 00-11: 30 Fuefuki Kana (flute, Shinobue)
16: 00-16: 30 Sanshiro / Fuefuki Kana

<Balloon Street>
11: 30-12: 00 Sanshiro (saxophone)
15: 00-15: 30 Fuefuki Kana (flute, Shinobue)

13: 00-13: 30 Fuefuki Kana (flute, Shinobue)

[NEW!] Schedule / Performers on 12/26 (Sun)

<Letura Lounge>
11: 00-11: 30 Sanshiro (saxophone)

<Balloon Street>
11: 30-12: 00 Yuichi Otsuka (accordion)
13: 00-13: 30 Sanshiro (saxophone)
15: 30-16: 00 Kazuhiko Obata (guitar)

12: 30-13: 00 Kazuhiko Obata (guitar)
13: 30-14: 00 Yuichi Otsuka (accordion)
14: 30-15: 00 Sanshiro (saxophone)

Schedule / performers on 12/18 (Sat)

<Balloon Street>
Surugadai University Modern Jazz Study Group (Hanno City, Surugadai University)

<Near the zip line>
The Notes MIZUHO (Big Band)

Schedule / performers on 12/19 (Sun)

<Balloon Street>
Surugadai University Modern Jazz Study Group (Hanno City, Surugadai University)

<Letura Lounge>
Coffee Break (jazz)

Coffee Break (jazz)

Schedule / performers on 12/10 (Fri.)

<Letura Lounge>
11: 00-11: 30 Sanshiro (saxophone)
14: 00-14: 30 Ai Suno (vocal music)
15: 00-15: 30 Yuichi Otsuka (accordion)
16: 00-16: 30 Sanshiro, Yuichi Otsuka, Ai Suno

<Balloon Street>
11: 30-12: 00 Yuichi Otsuka (accordion)
13: 00-13: 30 Sanshiro (saxophone)
15: 30-16: 00 Ai Suno (vocal music)

12: 30-13: 00 Ai Suno (vocal music)
13: 30-14: 00 Yuichi Otsuka (accordion)
14: 30-15: 00 Sanshiro (saxophone)

Schedule / performers on 12/11 (Sat)

<Letura Lounge>
11: 00-11: 30 Ai Suno (vocal music)
16: 00-16: 30 Ai Suno (vocal music)

<Near the zip line>
10: 30-10: 50 The Notes MIZUHO (Big Band)
11: 30-11: 50 The Notes MIZUHO (Big Band)
14: 00-14: 20 The Notes MIZUHO (Big Band)
15: 00-15: 20 The Notes MIZUHO (Big Band)

<Balloon Street>
11: 30-12: 00 Jazz Salad
13: 00-13: 30 Jazz Salad
14: 00-14: 30 Ai Suno (vocal music)
15: 00-15: 30 Jazz Salad

12: 30-13: 00 Ai Suno (vocal music)

Schedule / performers on 12/12 (Sun)

<Letura Lounge>
11: 00-11: 30 Nostalgic (marimba)
16: 00-16: 30 Natsukayo (marimba), Rino Iida (violin)

<Balloon Street>
11: 30-12: 00 Rino Iida (violin)
13: 30-14: 00 Nostalgic (marimba)
15: 00-15: 30 Nostalgic (marimba)

11: 00-11: 30 mirei (singer-songwriter)
12: 00-12: 30 mirei (singer-songwriter)
13: 00-13: 30 Rino Iida (violin)
13: 45-14: 15 mirei (singer-songwriter)
14: 30-15: 00 Rino Iida (violin)
15: 30-16: 00 mirei (singer-songwriter)

[SOLD OUT] * Sold out <12/26> JAZZ DINNER & LIVE -Convivial night- / Special Dinner & Live

~ Performers ~
● BINGO & O2 (Bingo and Oz)
A special unit formed for the Moominvalley Park special night."BINGO" by Sanshiro of saxophone and Kazuhiko Obata of guitar, and "O2" by Yuichi Otsuka of accordion. The sounds of the two music units decorate the special night of the Basking Street Finale.

~ Performer profile ~

● Sanshiro
Saxophonist, (composer, arranger, vocal)
After graduating from Berklee College of Music, based in New York, developed street performances in Boston, Paris, London, etc.
In Japan, street performances in Shibuya have become a hot topic and are featured on TV. 
Album debut from CBS / SONY.
The main activities after that
☆ Recorded with Sean Lennon at GOW advocated by Yoko Ono, and performed at a concert at Tokyo Dome.
☆ "Minna no Uta" ON AIR. ☆ Received the Galaxy Award Radio Award for FM program
☆ Performed concerts in Taiwan, Singapore and Hong Kong and released an album
☆ Co-starring with Paul Stookey of PPM / Bunkyo Civic Hall
☆ Appeared in "Fashion Cantata XNUMX" at Toji Temple, the head temple of Shingon Buddhism
☆ Actively hold Tohoku reconstruction support concerts
☆ About XNUMX titles of released CD albums
Even now, while performing in various parts of the country, he focuses on album production, music education, etc.

~ Performer profile ~

● Kazuhiko Obata
After moving to Tokyo in XNUMX, he has been active mainly in live houses in Tokyo. After working in bands such as Spick & Span and Masaru Imada Now Inn, he is active in bands such as Pan Cake and Fonte.
He is also active in solo guitar activities, composition and arrangement, and production of Brazilian singers.
He has also participated in numerous recordings such as Lisa Ono, Ken Hirai, TOKU, and Monday Michiru.

~ Performer profile ~

● Yuichi Otsuka
A button accordion player rare in Japan.
I am strongly attracted to the unique design and tone of the button accordion and get an instrument.
The accordion's narration that makes use of the warm singing voice fascinates people with its unique world view.
He plays a variety of songs from French chansons and musettes to the Beatles, film scores, and originals.
XNUMX Received the Asahi Broadcasting Award at the XNUMXth National Accordion Contest.
XNUMX Solo album "ACCORDIANA" released.
XNUMX Formed "Bal Musette" with guitarist Takagi Okay.
("Bal Musette": A unit that plays the French dance music musette)
XNUMX <Strange Musette Party> released.
In addition to his solo activities, he often hears songs such as Steelpan, the band "PAN CAKE" with guitar, and the band "Montjeu" with guitar and bass on TV.
Junko Akimoto (as love), breakers, Dean, NHK children's programs, TV, CM, etc., performance guidance on the stage led by Goro Kishitani, Asuka, Nippon Maru, etc. have a wide range of activities.

~ Performer profile ~

● The Notes MIZUHO

An amateur big band that has been in business for 57 years and was formed based on club activities in the workplace.The instructor is the late Yoshitaka Ichinose, a composer and arranger.Today, we will welcome professional vocalist Miki Nishikawa to perform 200 songs, mainly swing jazz, from the teacher's repertoire of over 16 songs.

~ Performer profile ~

● Jazz Salad
It is a band that plays music (jazz) that can be enjoyed with various seasonings like salads in Japanese and Western styles, and it is a flexible band that is organized according to the performance venue from small to big bands.

Hideyuki Amano (trumpet)
Ihara Mamoru (guitar)
Shiki Morohashi (base)

~ Performer profile ~

● Ai Suno
From Tokyo
When I was in junior high school, I learned about the wonderfulness of music in the brass band and chorus clubs.
After working at the high school music department attached to Seitoku University, studied vocal music at Tokyo College of Music.
Winner of the 63rd and 64th All Japan Student Music Competition.
Currently, in various fields regardless of genre, such as the Tohoku reconstruction support project, outdoor opera and musicals using the Kagura hall of the shrine, appearances in various concerts, collaboration between reading and music, participation in insert songs of plays, etc. I am active.

~ Performer profile ~

● Rino Iida
Born in Gifu prefecture, lives in Kawagoe city. Started playing the violin at the age of four.From an early age, he prefers to improvise rather than practice songs.In college, I participated in the "ROCKY CHACK" forest orchestra at the invitation of my seniors and entered the world of POPS. For several years from around 2000, as a member of the POPS strings unit "LPchep3" led by composer Shunsuke Kida, he has performed live at live houses, cafes, streets, etc. nationwide, and released three albums. As a member of the unit "Clionidae" centered on sax player Sanshiro, he is also active in live performances and album releases.In solo, he participated in the "Baku Chu Mondai" of Fuji TV "Ponkickies" as a violin mouse.Working together as a support member of the music project "J DNA" by kin player Yuka Hosaka.In addition, he has participated in live recordings of many artists including the bossa nova duo "Sapatos (Sanshiro & Jun Kimura)" and Nobuhiro Aku.Although he had been refraining from activities for a while after getting married and giving birth, he met LiLo, a musician who played and talked in Kawagoe in 2014, and participated in a live concert."

~ Performer profile ~

● Nostalgic
Formed in January XNUMX.Dynamic play with drive and punch.
Two breathtaking marimba performers such as classical, Latin, Jazz, and African music.
So far, he has participated in various events such as Opera City, Nippon Television, Sancha De Daido Gei, Tokyo Marunouchi, and Ueno Park Heaven Artist Event, and has been well received.Other activities include performances at elderly housing, day care centers, and nursery schools. In XNUMX, participated in the Marimba Festival held in Minnesota, USA.

~ Performer profile ~

● mirei
Haha of two children living in Hanno
Root in the ground
A song that continues to convey the energy generated from everyday life into sounds and words
Nostalgic somewhere
To be wrapped in warm sunlight
Rooting in everyday life aiming for a vivid sound that surrounds this earth

1st Album [Now]
2013 release
2nd Album [Ainone]
2017 release
3rd Album [Inochi No Akari]
2021 release

mirei Facebook page
mirei YouTube channel

~ Performer profile ~

● Is it Fuefuki?
A jazz flute and jazz shinobue player who specializes in Jazz, Latin and improvisation.

In addition, we also have a multi-faceted whistle blower that plays various air reed instruments such as plus alpha, ocarina, recorder, and tin whistle.On stage, he is an original musician who specializes in entertaining performances.
He started playing the piano at the age of three, playing the clarinet in elementary school, and playing the flute in junior high school.
Graduated from the Music Department, Faculty of Education, Shizuoka University.While attending university, he was attracted to improvisational music and studied jazz theory. He also studied African rhythm, gamelan, and traditional Japanese music at a folk music research seminar.After graduating from university, he studied jazz flute under Shinpei Inoue and classical flute under Masazumi Makino.Studied Shinobue under Yasukazu Kano.Other whistles are self-taught.

~ Performer profile ~

● Coffee Break
Performed at various events such as live house, Yokohama JAZZ promenade, etc. mainly in Kanagawa.
This time, we plan to select and play songs that blend in with the jazz standard and the atmosphere of the park in the organization of Rhythm Restrio.

Takehiro Ishikawa (trumpet)
Atsushi Shigeoka (guitar)
Natsuko Shigeoka (keyboard)

~ Performer profile ~

● Surugadai University Modern Jazz Study Group (Hanno City, Surugadai University)
We, Surugadai University's Modern JAZZ Study Group, are a circle of university-recognized organizations that are engaged in music activities centered on modern jazz!
The main activities are live activities, sessions, band practice, etc.
Each of us is working at a pace that suits us.

We also carry out public relations activities on Twitter!If you are interested, please check it out!

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