Ishinomaki, Japan was devastated by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. This project hopes to create inspiration in the re-building and re-creation work. I am living in Ishinomaki for about 2 months to develop the project and run a month long installation.

A short 4 min excerpt of the opening night performance on April 11.

Musicians:
Yukki (from Coupie)
Hiroko Suzuki
Marimi Morito
Yuriko Chiba
Yukiko Tsuda, Yoshimasa Kameda, Atsushi Tsubouchi, Kazuya Zenzai, Hiroshi Habu (from Sundrum)

Camera:
Jason Ford

Planner:
Noriko Shindo

Producer:
Ayako Suzuki

Light projection and audio responsive software:
Richard Byers

Supporters:
Casio (LED/Laser Projectors)
Koyou (3kW Solar energy system)
Australia Crowd funding supporters – see here lightprojectionceremony.pozible.com.au/

Piano and Soprano performance 4 May 2012

Pianist : Mayumi Izumi

Soprano : Takako Sato

Taiko and dance performance 17 April 2012

Developing the concept with musicians from Tokyo in the month before the project opens.