Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Maki Motegi, Taito Nakano, and Nagomi Funaki will give presentation on their country of origin, Japan! Japan is an island country off the east coast of Asia. From north to south there are four main islands; Hokkaido (Hokkaidō), Honshu (Honshū), Shikoku, and Kyushu (Kyūshū). Tokyo is located in east central Honshu. Honshu is the largest of the four islands. There are many active volcanoes, including Mount Fuji, which is the highest mountain in Japan (12,388 feet).The temperature is mild throughout the country.
In memory of School of Music alumnus Uttamlal “Tom” Shah, who was killed in a U.S. Embassy bombing in Kenya in 1998. Come enjoy a night of standard jazz favorites and original compositions for big band at this annual concert. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office.