Second International Peace Concert IN JAPAN


Harmony For Peace Foundation Presented


The Second International Peace Concert, Part I in Tokyo, Japan


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Our Sincerest Thanks to our
Performers, Music Directors, Partners, Donors, Sponsors

 Friday, April 10, 2015

at the Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre - Ikebukuro, Tokyo


In the spirit of promoting global peace, friendship, understanding, and a world free of nuclear weapons



Also Presented Part II of our Japan Concert Series! 
In Hiroshima 

Presenting Our Special Guests
Mariko Senju, Violin
Celebrating her 40th Anniversary as a musician, violinist Mariko Senju has seen years of success, performing on international stages. Her latest endeavors include collaborating with the Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra led by Michał Dworzynski, and performing with the Milano Classica Orchestra.

Ohad (Udi) Bar-David, Cello
Udi Bar-David is widely considered as one of the most versatile cellists in the worldtoday. Equally at home as a classical cellist and an innovative improviser of music ofall genres, Udi has enjoyed performing on International stages with both classical and ethnic musicians from all over the world. Udi has been a member of The PhiladelphiaOrchestra since 1987.

Reona Ito, Conductor; Peace Concert Music Director
Reona Ito was born into a musical family of three generations of conductors in Fukuoka, Japan.In 2008, Reona made a debut as an opera conductor with W. A. Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro", and also made a Carnegie debut. He is presently the Music Director of Zagreb Sinfonietta (Croatia) and of the Reona Ito Chamber Orchestra (New York).  


Concert Program 

Part I

Suginami Amanuma Elementary School (Japanese Traditional Drum Ensemble)

Yokohama International School  (Koto Ensemble)

Part II

Tokyo International School (Choir) 

Hiroshima Sotoku High School (Glee Club)

Fukushima Asakareimei High School (Choir)

Part III

Junior Peace & Music Ambassador Japan Winner’s solo

Part IV

Harmony For Peace Orchestra

Conductor: Reona Ito

Special Guests

Mariko Senju, violin

Ohad (Udi) Bar-David, cello

Presented by: Harmony For Peace FoundationHarmony For Peace Second International Peace Concert Executive Committee
Special Support:  AsZ Holdings, Inc.
Support: Barefoot Wines, Teihoku Logistics, Access Co., Ltd.
Cooperation: UNAGP, Global Philadelphia, Mayors For Peace-2020 Vision, Peace Boat, Atelier Kojio Ltd.
Peace Project Friends:  Ashinaga, Toyukai, KiraKiraBoshi, Msterio, Musashino Gakuen School




 Image of Violin: “Resonating” by Ai Yamanaka