10月3日沖縄イベント！Okinawan Avant-Garde Night
An exclusive one-off contemporary and experimental music and dance performance from traditional Okinawan xx
Date: Thursday 3rd October 2019
Location: Richmix, Shoreditch
Event details and tickets: https://richmix.org.uk/events/mym-presents-okinawan-avant-garde-night
Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/364576844222056/
MYM (Mutsumi, Yu and MINA) presents “Okinawan Avant-Garde Night”, an exclusive one-off music and dance performance with visuals and elements of storytelling at the crossroads of traditional Okinawan (Southern Japanese), contemporary and experimental music.
Punctuating their performance with the sound of the iconic Okinawan 3 string lute “sanshin”, Okinawan musician Mutsumi Aragaki (vocals, sanshin, electronics, audiovisual) and Japanese/Swiss musician MINA (vocals, sanshin, violin) each offer an avant-garde approach on ancient sounds and tales from the Southern Japanese island.
By blending songs, stories, images and movements together with Japanese performing artist Yu Tamura, this new collaboration invites the audience to discover the unique and rich culture of Okinawa with a highly artistic perspective.