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東アジア文化都市2014横浜 Culture City of East Asia 2014, YOKOHAMA 交差する、人・アート・文化


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Yokohama(Japan)

Dempagumi. inc (PR Ambassador of “Culture City of East Asia 2014, Yokohama”)
Dempagumi. inc (PR Ambassador of “Culture City
of East Asia 2014, Yokohama”)
*Only appears in narration. Performance is not scheduled.

Dempagumi.inc is a Japanese idol group, composed of six girls, Mirin Furukawa, Risa Aizawa, Nemu Yumemi, Eimi Naruse, Moga Mogami and Ayane Fujisaki. The group belongs to Dear Stage and is active in various fields. All of the members are geeks/otaku of anime, manga, or games. The group performed at Tokyo Collection and has collaborated with leading creators, including Mikio Sakabe. They attract attention overseas as well and have performed at fashion events in Taipei and Jakarta. They did their own stage shows as well and represented Japan at the Japan Expo in 2013. In 2014, they have become the PR Ambassador of “Culture City of East Asia 2014, Yokohama” and performed at the Nippon Budokan on May 6th.


AUN(Shamisen)
AUN(Shamisen)

”Our Music has nationalities, but does not have borders.” It was this notion that started Ryohei & Kohei journey to explore the potential of Japanese musical instruments, and to transmit their sound to the world. Together with his twin brother, Ryohei gives energetic performances on the Wadaiko, Shamisen and Shinobue under the stage name AUN. In 2009, Ryohei started the AUN J-Classic Orchestra, a project that appeals the fascination of traditional Japanese instrument to the world. By fusing the sound of traditional Japanese instruments with the tastes of a modern sense, AUN J-Classic Orchestra is leading the way in creating a new chapter in music history.


Yo Nakamura(Dance)
Yo Nakamura(Dance)

She has performed in the choreography collection of Shuji Onodera and Ryohei Kondo as well as the assistant from 2009. She also appears in music clips of Hiromi Go and Avril Lavigne and TV commercials. Yo has won the Jury’s Special Prize and 1st Session Best Prize of NEXTREM 21 Dance Competition in 2012, Jury’s Prize Yokohama Dance Collection EX and Sibiu International Theater Prize.


Rennosuke Fukuda(Violin)
Rennosuke Fukuda(Violin)

Start the violin at age of 3. Now is 3rd grade of Akaiwa Junior High School in Okayama and receive the lesson from Machie Oguri. Rennosuke has won the 2nd prize and Audience Prize of All Japan Student Music Competition Junior High School Category in 2012, 1st Prize of Yehudi Menuhin International Competition Junior Category in 2014. As a soloist, he has been performed with Cleveland Orchestra, Osaka Philharmonic Orchestra, Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra and Kansai Philharmonic Orchestra, and together with conductors such as Giancarlo Guerrero, Kazuki Yamada, Masahiko Enkoji and Seikyo Kim.


Special Wind Orchestra
Special Wind Orchestra
[Norichika Iimori(Conductor), Shiro Hatae(Concertmaster)]

For the purpose of to finish the “Culture City of East Asia 2014, Yokohama” with a brilliant conclusion, 35 excellent musicians are gathering here in Yokohama, the birthplace of wind orchestra in Japan, present masterpieces for wind orchestra and also collaborate with dancer and young virtuoso.
The internationally activated conductor, Maestro Norichika Iimori, who is the Resident Conductor of Tokyo Symphony Orchestra, Music Director of Yamagata Symphony Orchestra, Principal Conductor of Japan Century Symphony Orchestra and also well known as the conductor of Silvester Concert in Yokohama Minato Mirai Hall, will lead the “One Night Limited” special wind orchestra.


Member List

[Flute]
Jiro Yoshioka, Mari Nishimura
[Piccolo]
Mayu Izumi
[Oboe]
Kazuhiro Miyamura
[Clarinet]
Yusuke Saito, Yasue Sawamura, Yui Hakozaki, Rie Arima,
Yuko Ohashi, Yuka Ota, Kazuki Watanabe, Kozue Araki,
Tomoko Kiuchi
[Bass Clarinet]
Daisuke Katsuyama
[Alto Saxophone]
Shiro Hatae, Masaki Tadenuma
[Tenor Saxophone]
Hiroyuki Matsui
[Baritone Saxophone]
Gentaro Koyama
[Trumpet]
Kazuya Homma, Kei Misawa, Shotaro Tada, Arisa Mano
[Horn]
Takato Saijo, Yasushi Katsumata, Shigeaki Hisamatsu,
Masaaki Mukai
[Trombone]
Eijiro Nakagawa, Shinsuke Torizuka
[Bass Trombone]
Ryota Fujii
[Euphonium]
Mitsuru Saito
[Tuba]
Shimpei Tsugita
[Percussion]
Tomohiro Nishikubo, Mitsuyo Wada, Tatsuya Kawase,
Akihiro Oba

Quanzhou(China)

※The performance group will be announce later

Gwangju(Korea)

※The performance group will be announce later

横浜市文化庁

Host Organization:City of Yokohama,Culture City of East Asia 2014 Executive Committee
Co-Sponsor:AGENCY FOR CULTURAL AFFAIRS

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