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Seventh Sen no Kaze Music Festival

会場全体が一体となり、感動に包まれた全員合唱

会場全体が一体となり、感動に包まれた全員合唱

One of the opening events for the Culture City of East Asia 2015 was the Seventh Sen no Kaze Music Festival.

The first section was devoted to performances from five groups selected from a nationwide call. They presented their renditions through group orchestration, song, and interpretive dance.

The second section featured Man Arai and guests from Japan, China, and Korea giving a special live event celebrating Niigata's selection as the 2015 Culture City of East Asia.

As the finale of the festival, the audience was invited to sing ‘Sen no Kaze ni Natte’ with the performers, creating an emotionally charged atmosphere that rippled through the hall.

  • 日中韓のゲストによる「千の風になって」

  • 「千の風になって」の産みの親である新井満さん

  • 公募団体も多彩な表現で観客を魅了しました

  • 今年は創作ダンスで「千の風になって」を表現した団体も

Event Information

Event Date (2015) 2月21日
Main Participants 千の風音楽祭実行委員会/「東アジア文化都市2015新潟市」実行委員会
Event Location りゅーとぴあコンサートホール
Contact Information 実行委員会事務局(新潟市文化政策課内) 電話番号:025-226-2563
Website URL 千の風音楽祭(新潟市公式ホームページ)
Introduction of Event This concert was devoted to performing "Sen no Kaze ni Natte(A Thousand Winds)," the Japanese musical rendition of the song "Do not stand at my grave and weep", in a variety of musical genres. The first section featured the performances of five musical groups selected from a nationwide invitation and selection process. The second section of the festival featured a special live performance by Man Arai and guests from Japan, China, and Korea celebrating Niigata's selection as the 2015 Culture City of East Asia.

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