Public Event Saturday, April 9, 2011 | 11 AM

Concert for Japan

Japan Society
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Japan Society presents a 12-hour concert and open house extravaganza benefiting organizations that directly help people affected by the earthquake and tsunamis that struck Japan. In addition to various music acts by dozens of artists, this one-day event offers special activities for all ages, from Origami and Washi Lantern Installation workshops for good wishes, to Language Classes, Calligraphy Workshops, Kamishibai Storytelling, unlimited access to Bye Bye Kitty!!! and more.

Japanese sweets are available for free sampling and tasting.
Other food and drinks will be available for purchase.

Japan Society
333 East 47th Street
New York, NY 10017

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  • Artists include:
    Laurie Anderson
    gigi band
    Philip Glass
    Bill Laswell
    Lou Reed
    Ryuichi Sakamoto
    Hal Willner
    John Zorn
Presented by Japan Society.

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