All the performers on stage as the audience applause.
The 680-seat historic Lyceum Theatre built in 1930 was virtually full.
The assistant principal, Takashi HINO, from Iinokawa First Primary School in Ishinomaki City, Miyagi Prefecture, talked about the current situation. (On the left is Taki KATOH, Vice-President of AAR JAPAN)
The husband and wife collaboration: Yinlin PAN, the chief concertmaster of Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, and his wife and pianist, Jingrong LEI.
“I would like to heal the heart and bring peace of mind to the people affected,” says George MAXIM who responded readily to the call to participate. Mayumi OGAWA on the piano.
Hiromi NAKAMIZO, a jazz singer based in Japan, touched the audience with her performance of “Amazing Grace.”
The Shanghai Chorus Platanus, the members of the gospel group J. Voice and the audience joined in a chorus of “Furusato”.