Powell Street Festival is at Global Soundscapes Festival!!

Open Rehearsal **FREE**
Wednesday May 29 | 3 pm
Vancouver Japanese Language School 
Co-presented by Powell Street Festival

Meet some of the Festival’s featured musicians and get an up close look at their instruments, as well as an inside sneak peek at the process of creating and performing intercultural music.

Featuring: Harrie Starreveld (shakuhachi), Naomi Sato (sho), Miyama McQueen-Tokita (koto) and Geling Jiang (sanxian). Hosted by VICO Artistic Director Mark Armanini.

 


Music of the Whole World: Pacific Rim **FREE**
Tuesday June 4 | 7 pm
Native Education College (237 East 5th Ave., Vancouver) 
Co-presented by Powell Street Festival

Meet some of the Festival’s featured musicians and get an up close look at their instruments, as well as an inside sneak peek at the process of creating and performing intercultural music.

Featuring: Harrie Starreveld (shakuhachi), Naomi Sato (sho), and Miyama McQueen-Tokita (koto), hosted by VICO Artistic Director Mark Armanini

 


Powell Street Festival Showcase
Sunday June 9 | 8 pm
Waterfront Theatre, Granville Island
Co-presented by Powell Street Festival

 Tickets $35 / $25 / $20

10% discount for Powell Street Festival Society Annual Members using your discount on your membership card.

We are hosting this showcase of local Japanese musical acts in partnership with VICO, featuring:

  • Banana Bread: a quartet of multi-instrumentalists with a fondness for the ukulele and a light-hearted pop/R&B/choral flavour
  • Kotojiro: a koto & guitar duo with an eclectic repertoire of traditional, pop and world music.

 

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