#010 MUSIC IN THE PARK

Announcing the limited-time appearance of Forest of Music, a Collaboration with Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra.

Enjoy "running into" new music at #010 MUSIC IN THE PARK - Forest of Music, a Collaboration with Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra. This year marks the 30th anniversary of Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra since their debut, and they have joined us to create a "Forest of Music" that radiates freely with the joy that music brings

The duration of the event has been extended until October 6 (Sun).

Duration: 2019.9.6 - 10.6

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A Message to You from the Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra

We are happy to be able to put exciting events like this together along with Ginza Sony Park, which we have been involved with since performing at its opening ceremony.

Since our debut, the Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra has accompanied ska music through the various recording mediums of the times, from analog to casettes, CDs, MDs, and now digital media. We have arranged a lot of exciting content for this event to celebrate 30 years of Ska Paradise, and to give visitors opportunities to share the enjoyment of music. Please, come check it out!

Exhibit Overview

MUSIC FAMILY TREE

Dozens of musical trees will be spread out throughout the underground floor connected to the subway concourse. Use headphones to listen to 120 songs from artists in a variety of genres while walkng aobut the venue. This interactive exhibit featuring songs form artists with whom the Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra has collaborated and performed with over the past 30 years could even be considered a genealogy (family tree) of large numbers of artists.

Encounter 30 years of J-pop histpory and new music as well.

Venue

B2/Basement 2

*Illustration of the layout

Ask Ska Paradise

Message boards will be set up for Park visitors to pose music-related questions and concerns to Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra. Band members will provide responses at random.

Venue B2/Basement 2

Ska Paradise 30 Year Commemorative Art Piece

This three-dimensional art piece to commemorate 30 years of the Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra will be unveiled for the first time at Ginza Sony Park. The art piece includes a panel with life-size likenesses of the band members. Have fun taking photos with it.

Venue

B3/Basement 3

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This limted-time-only record store offers a collection of records from various genres, including the album that each member of Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra remembers most, and the album that changed each of their lives. Special limited-time-only merchandise designed with the store logo featuring silhouettes of the nine band members will also be available.

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Open

September 7 (Sat) - October 6 (Sun), 2019

Hours

11:00 - 20:00

Sales counter

B4/Basement 4

Closed days

None

  • May close temporarily due to circumstances related to other events.
  • Closed on the first day of this event September 6 (Fri) due to Park Live.

Workshop

Forest of Music not only offers musical enjoyment but also presents learning opportunities. One such opportunity is a workshop designed to offer opportunities for children who are our future to learn directly from professional artists. Members of the Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra will be on hand to teach key points about musical performance, music appreciation, and more, to elementary school, junior high, and high school students who play brass instruments.

Perform "Paradise Has No Border" with members of Ska Paradise!

Ginza Sony Park will welcome special guests Nargo (Trumpet) and Masahiko Kitahara (Trombone) from the horn section of the Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra, who will hold a workshop for elementary, junior high, and high school students who play brass instruments. Participants will be able to play the designated song Paradise Has No Border while receiving pointers on playing their instruments and on the designated song under the direct guidance of the special guests.

Date

September 21 (Sat)

(1) Session for elementary school students 13:00-14:30

(2) Session for junior high and high school students 15:30-17:00

Price Free
Capacity

(1) Session for elementary school students: 15

(2) Session for junior high and high school students: 30 (selected by raffle)

Language Japanese
How to apply Selection raffle will take place after the application deadline at midnight on the evening of September 9 (Mon).
Details and to apply

https://ginzasonypark-workshop190921.peatix.com

*Japanese language only

NARGO (Trumpet)
Mashiko Kitahara (Trombone)

Park College

Ginza Sony Park will be holding an "Open College" covering a wide range of topics including architecture, art, urban planning, fashion, and technology, featuring prominent figures and experts from various fields as instructors and guests.

Click here to see more details about Park College

Ska Music Course by Tsuyoshi kawakami

For this edition of Park College, Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra bass player Tsuyoshi Kawakami will be welcomed as the instructor for a discussion on the topic of Ska music, to talk about the history of its origins, ska music around the world, and more.

Park College #05

Theme "Ska Music"
Date September 18(Wed) 20:00 - 21:30
Venue B4/Basement 4
Price 500 yen (Seat reservation ticket, includes one drink)
Capacity 50 (selected by raffle)
Language Japanese
How to apply Selection raffle will take place after the application deadline at midnight on the evening of September 9 (Mon).
Details and to apply https://ginzasonypark-parkcollege05.peatix.com *Japanese language only
Tsuyoshi kawakami

Park Live

ginza paradise records Night, Special DJ

Members of Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra will make appearances as DJs at Park Live, which offers the chance to "run into" new musical discoveries. Since Ginza Sony Park opened about a year ago, as many as 100 different artists and groups have appeared at Park Live performances held regularly, such as every Friday evening. Response has been outstanding, with many performances and collaborations that cannot be seen anywhere else. Look forward to even more exciting music this time!

Dates September 6 (Fri) 19:00-, 21 (Sat) 19:00-
Price Must place one drink and/or food order
  • Please order from "BEER TO GO" by SPRING VALLEY BREWERY.
  • Entrance may be restricted during busy times.
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#010 MUSIC IN THE PARK EVENT OVERVIEW

Title

#010 MUSIC IN THE PARK - Forest of Music, a Collaboration with Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra -

Duration

September 6 (Fri) - October 6 (Sun), 2019

Hours

10:00 - 20:00

* Open to the public starting at 18:00 on September 6 (Fri)

Venue Ginza Sony Park B2/Basement 2 - B4/Basement 4[Park Map]
Price

Free entry

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