Photo of Bernie Arai

Minemoto Arai Minato
Sunday, 2:00pm – 2:30pm, Street Stage
with George and Noriko, Brian Minato
Sunday, 3:00pm – 3:30pm, Street Stage

Bernie Arai is a performer, educator, composer, and recording artists who works in a variety of genres: jazz, improvised music, Japanese traditional, electronic, and computer music. Born and raised in Vancouver, Bernie has toured Canada with various ensembles, as well as Japan, Europe, and the United States. He is a graduate of Capilano University’s Jazz Studies program, and is a member of ensembles such as The Hard Rubber Orchestra and The Jennifer Scott Trio. Bernie will be performing with George and Noriko on Sunday, as well as Sharon Minemoto.

Minemoto Arai Minato
午後2時〜2時 半、ストリート・ステージ
George & Noriko、Brian Minatoと

Bernie Araiは、演奏家、教育者、作曲者、およびレコーディング・アーティストとして、ジャズ、即興音楽、日本伝統音楽、電気、コンピューター・ミュージックなど、ジャンルをまたがって活動します。バンクーバー生まれ、バンクーバー育ちのBernieは、さまざまなアンサ
ンブルのグループでカナダ中をツアーでまわり、また、日本、ヨーロッパ、アメリカでも演奏してきました。キャピラノ大学のジャズ学部を卒業し、現在では、The Hard Rubber
Orchestraや、The JenniferScott Trioのメンバーです。パウエル祭では、日曜日にGeorge & Norikoや、Sharon Minemotoと演奏します。

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