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Yoko Hiraoka: Biwa Concert

When Mar 13, 2013
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Hiraoka-san’s recital blends medieval storytelling with performed music and images in her recital on the history of the biwa (a deep lute-like instrument) and the medieval war chronicle Tale of the Heike. The presentation is a powerful and engaging look into the early history of Japan. You can find out more about her performance, and see video clips and images, at .In addition to her featured performance, she will be giving a lecture to students enrolled in JPNS422 (War and the Warrior in Japan).