Big in Japan: Yellow Magic Orchestra & Cibo Matto

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About This Performance

The biggest names in Japanese pop music gather for this once-in-a-lifetime concert spanning genres and generations. Iconic Japanese electro-pop pioneers Yellow Magic Orchestra (with original members Ryuichi Sakamoto, Haruomi Hosono and Yukihiro Takahashi) return for their first show in L.A. since 1979. Yuka Honda and Miho Hatori reunite Cibo Matto for this special night, which will also feature rare U.S. appearances by Buffalo Daughter and DJ Towa Tei, plus traditional kabuki-style dance, taiko drumming and experimental contemporary visuals for an unforgettable evening celebrating Japan.

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Come early and celebrate the culture of Japan!

Starting at 4:30 in the Museum Patio:

  • Taiko drumming demonstration – Taiko Center of Los Angeles
  • Kabuki dance costume and make-up display – Fujima Kansuma Kai
  • Karate demonstration – Monterey Park Karate Club
  • Kimono display – LA Kimono Club
  • Origami folding and folk storytelling – Kuniko Yamamoto
  • Sake tasting (21 and over only) – The Joy of Sake

Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.