Book your ticket to ETAT2018 opening act: Takeshi Kobayashi: Symphonic Suite “Beyond the Circle” based on “the flow of the river is ceaseless” by Minao Shibata

2018 TRIENNALEPosted : May 16, 2018

We are pleased to announce that the advance booking for drawing lots for the opening concert by Takeshi Kobayashi is available from 18:00 on Tuesday 15 May 2018.

【Participating artists】
Takeshi Kobayashi / Yuko Ando / Nodoka Kirishima / Salyu / TOKU / Kiyotaka Teraoka (composer) / and more

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小林武史 Profile



Musician. He has been produced and participated in recording for many of the outstanding Japanese artists. He has also created film musics including "Swallowtail" (1996) and "All About Lily Chou-Chou" (2001). He set up non-profit organisation called "ap bank" in 2003 with Kazutoshi Sakurai from Mr. Children and Ryuichi Sakamoto. ap bank engages with various projects such as investment into environmental projects, running outdoor music festival called "ap bank fes" and supporting affected areas of Great Eastern Japan Earthquake. He launched and successfully delivered a festival of art, food and music called "Reborn-Art Festival 2017" staged at Oga Peninsula in Ishinomaki, Miyagi prefecture last year in which he acted as chairman of the executive committee and production director. He will run "ap bank fes '18" from 14 to 16 July 2018 in Tumagoi Resort in Kakegawa-city, Shizuoka prefecture for the first time in six years. This will be his second participation in Echigo-Tsumari since appeared as YEN TOWN BAND in ETAT2015.
≫Reborn-Art Festival
≫ap bank fes 2018

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