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Japanese Jazz Singer TAEKO at the Sound Bite

Jazz Singer TAEKO at the Sound Bite Saturday, March 31 at 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. The Sound Bite – 737 9th Avenue (at W. 50th Street) Cover Charge: $15 Internationally acclaimed New York-based Japanese jazz singer TAEKO helps to kick off the newest addition to New York’s jazz scene with two sets at the Sound Bite. A brand new eatery in Hell’s Kitchen that … Continue reading Japanese Jazz Singer TAEKO at the Sound Bite
ICP Museum, Then They Came for Me, incarceration, WWII, Japanese Americans, internment, poetry, performance, Poetry Society of America, Kimiko Hahn, Christine Kitano, Kevin Miyazaki, Tom Ikeda, Densho, Julian Saporiti, Erin Aoyama, No-No Boy Project, Brandon Shimoda, Paul Kitagaki, Bob Lee

ICP Museum Presents Poetry Performances Based on Japanese Incarceration

Japanese Incarceration: Public Memory and Cultural Production, Part I Tuesday, March 27 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. ICP Museum – 250 Bowery (between Stanton and E. Houston Streets) Admission: Free Presented in collaboration with the Poetry Society of America and the Poetry Coalition’s “Poetry and the Body” theme, this two-part event brings together artists, scholars, poets, and photographers who draw on the history of … Continue reading ICP Museum Presents Poetry Performances Based on Japanese Incarceration
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Taeko Returns to JAZZ at KITANO

Taeko Returns to JAZZ at KITANO Thursday, February 8 at 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. The Kitano Hotel – 66 Park Avenue at 38th Street Admission: $17 Internationally acclaimed New York-based Japanese jazz singer Taeko returns to the Kitano for two sets on February 8. She’ll be joined by Noah Haidu on piano, Marcus McLaurine on bass, and Mark Whitfield Jr. on drums. Growing up … Continue reading Taeko Returns to JAZZ at KITANO