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Ms. Keiko Kobayashi to conduct 'An Evening of Wind
The Embassy of Japan together with the Colombo Wind Orchestra will
present 'An Evening of Wind Music' under the baton of a renowned
Japanese conductor Ms. Keiko Kobayashi.
The concert is another outreach project oraganised by the Embassy of
Japan and the Colombo Wind Orchestra, with Ms. Kobayashi, who held
successful concerts in Jaffna in 2012, Batticaloa in 2013 and Galle in
2014 under her consistent theme of 'Peace' and 'National Reconciliation'
of Sri Lanka.
The 2015 concert it will feature 'Hands Across the Sea' by John
Philip Sousa, 'Western One-Step' from Suite of American Old Dances by
Robert Russell, 'Take the "A" train' by Billy Strayhorn, 'Someone To
Watch Over Me' by George Gershwin, 'Kitchen Fiesta' from Mike Story,
'Thriller' Michael Jackson' by R. Temperton and 'Pirates of the
Caribbean' (Symphonic Suite) by Klaus Badelt, among several other
A demonstration and mini-workshop for the audience on how to conduct
an orchestra will also be presented by Ms. Kobayashi during the concert,
which will be full of educational value, excitement and entertainment.
For more information contact Cultural Section on Tel: 2693831~3 (Ext.