Hana wa Saku (Flowers will bloom) is the charity song produced by NHK, Japan’s national public broadcasting organization, to support recovery efforts from March 11 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami.
Koto Master Miki Maruta living in Japan arranged this song for koto ensemble.
Shoko Hikage and her Koto Studio members will share this beautiful arrangement for koto with you to support Japan’s recovery efforts.
They will also perform works by Tadao Sawai, Hyo-shin Na and Miki Maruta along with guest koto players Yuki Yasuda from Sawai Koto Institute in LA and Brian Mitsuhiro Wong from Sawai Koto Institute and more.
- Japanese Koto Demonstration with Shoko Hikage
- Thursday, May 5, 2016, 3:30 pmNorth Beach, North Beach Meeting Room
- Amy Tan's The Joy Luck Club
- Thursday, May 5, 2016, 6:30 pmChinatown, Chinatown Meeting Room
- CANCELLED - The Chinese & the Transcontinental Railroad
- Thursday, May 5, 2016, 7:00 pmSunset, Sunset Children's Area
- Tai Chi Mondays
- Monday, May 9, 2016, 3:00 pmBernal Heights, Bernal Heights General Floor Area
- Jamyong Singye on the Meditative Art of Thangka
- Tuesday, May 10, 2016, 6:30 pmWest Portal, West Portal Children's Area
- Red Envelope Craft
- Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 1:00 pmVisitacion Valley, Visitacion Valley Meeting Room