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European Music in Meiji/Taisho/Showa Japan

European Music in Meiji/Taisho/Showa Japan

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  1. European Music in Meiji/Taisho/Showa Japan

  2. Gunkan March • Imperial Japanese Navy Band • 1909 recording • Tokichi Setoguchi, composer • Nipponophone; The American Record labels • Remastered by Masato Kubota, 2003

  3. Hibiya ParkMilitary bands give free concerts

  4. Department store bands • Mitsukoshi (Nipponbashi) Youth Band, 1909 • (1921 photo) • E.g. “Carmen” • Nagoya Itoya, 1911 • 1912 Osaka Mitsukoshi Girls Band

  5. Asakusa road of cinemaTheater bands/orchestra (e.g., Shochiku, Carmen, 1926)

  6. Asakusa “opera” link

  7. Takagi Tokuko (1890-1919) • Married age 15, travelled to U.S. • Ballet in U.S./London • 1914 starts variety troupe • Asakusa opera: musical and dances

  8. Konoye Hidemaru (1898-1973) • Younger brother of Fumimaro, P.M. late 1930s • Peer’s School, Tokyo University of the Arts, studies in Paris, Berlin • 1925 started 1st private orchestra, New Symphony Orchestra of Tokyo • 1937, joins NBC Symphony Orchestra at its start • Wartime in Berlin and Paris