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JAPAN

Wind Band Performance Tour

DURATION

7 days

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Encouraging personal development and fostering self-confidence

  • Gaining valuable performance experience and exposure on international stages

  • Facilitating meaningful interactions and fostering cross-cultural understanding

  • Music appreciation of diverse musical styles, traditions, and techniques around the world

  • Enhancing musical proficiency and technique under the guidance of esteemed maestros and coaches

OVERVIEW

This performance tour is designed to immerse participants in the enriching music and heritage unique to Japan. Under the theme “The Wind Blows Where It Will,” we embark on a journey where the wind symbolizes creativity, freedom, and expression. Imagine, if you will, the gentle whispers of the wind guiding us through the landscapes of Tsukuba and Tokyo, carrying our melodies far and wide. As our musical spirits soar across cultures, genres, and languages, we foster a humble appreciation for learning and music.

Participate in enriching masterclasses to refine your skills while gaining valuable insights. Experience an exclusive opportunity to play alongside a local shakuhachi master, embracing rich traditions of this ancient Japanese instrument. Engage in international exchanges with local school bands, bond over half-day cultural lessons and activities, deepening your understanding of Japanese heritage. Showcase talents and contribute to the local community through two performances: a joint concert with the local school and a master, and a community performance. Immerse yourself in cultural experiences with hands-on Japanese Taiko drumming workshops and the unique opportunity to wear Yukata attire while attending local festivals. Don't miss out on this unforgettable journey of music, tradition, and camaraderie!

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DAY 1

  • Home country > Tokyo, Japan

  • TeamLab Borderless

  • Transfer to Tsukuba

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DAY 2

  • Touring Tsukuba

  • Masterclass

  • Band rehearsal

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DAY 3

  • Band rehearsal

  • Ensemble event

  • Taiko workshop

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DAY 4

  • International exchange

  • Joint rehearsal and playing with the master

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DAY 5

  • Band rehearsal

  • Joint concert

  • International exchange

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DAY 6

  • Community performance

  • Tsuchiura Kirara Festival

  • Enjoy Koga Fireworks Festival in Yukata

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DAY 7

  • Visit Yamaha Ginza

  • Tokyo, Japan > Home Country

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