Fujin Raijin: Music of Japan

Fujin Raijin: Music of Japan

Featuring organ, marimba, and Taiko drumming

Sunday, October 20Sun, Oct 20 at 4:00 pm

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church

Free Event

This unique concert will feature Japanese music for organ, marimba and Taiko drums, presented by West Michigan-area musicians and visiting performers.

Entitled Fujin Raijin – the Japanese gods of Wind and Thunder, respectively – the program will include works from contemporary Japanese composers for solo organ and solo marimba; a piece written for organ and one Taiko drummer rarely played in the United States; and a newly commissioned piece for the entire ensemble.

The ensemble of musicians include organist Rhonda Sider Edgington from Holland, MI; percussionist Carolyn Koebel from Kalamazoo; Taiko drumming artist Ken Koshio from Phoenix; marimba player Judy Moonert from Kalamazoo; and members of Michigan Hiryu Daiko Taiko Drummers.

Venue Information

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
1747 W Milham Ave., Portage, MI

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Ticket Information

Free admission, donations gladly accepted!

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