WITH LOVE to Hiroshima and Nagasaki – A Concert for Disarmament, New York Society for Ethical Culture

WITH-LOVE-Flyer-April-12With Love to Hiroshima & Nagasaki: a concert for Disarmament

Saturday, May 2, 2015; 8 pm

Location :
The New York Society for Ethical Culture
2 West 64th St, New York

Doors open from 8 p.m.

An evening of music and spoken word featuring performers:
• The Hibakusha Choir, Himawari with Fiorello LaGuardia High School for Music and Art & the Performing Arts Choir
• Eco philosopher and Buddhist scholar Joanna Macy
• Excerpt from Peace Symphony by Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky featuring members of the Nouveau Classical Project
• Brooklyn-based composer and musician Jean Rohe
• Multi-reedist and composer Sam Sadigursky
• Masaaki Tanokura, concertmaster, Osaka Symphony, & the Hiroshima Jogakuin hibaku (atomic bomb survived) violin
• Poet Anne Waldman with Fast Speaking Music
• Tim Wright, ICAN (International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons)
• Atomic bomb survivors Setsuko Thurlow, Shigeko Sasamori and Yasuaki Yamashita

Hosted by Clifton Truman Daniel, grandson of US President Harry S Truman
Directed by Linda S. Chapman
Projections by Pikadon Project and Amber Cooper Davies
Written and produced by Kathleen Sullivan and Robert Croonquist

US Media Contact: Carolina Soto //
dakini2000@mindspring.com // (917) 453-7036

Emilie McGlone, Peace Boat US //

Japanese Media Contact: Mitchie Takeuchi //
mitchiet@arcmedia.net // (917) 626-3090

$20 Tickets on sale through Brown Paper Tickets
Groups contact: Robert Croonquist rcroon@gmail.com

Produced by Youth Arts New York’s Hibakusha Stories New York initiative and the New York Society for Ethical Culture in collaboration with Peace Boat US

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