October 2, 2005: Mother's concert
|This is a day-care center hall of Tan-no-haru in Oita City. A concert for mothers was held today here.|
|Ms. Mika Horiguchi, a member of Oita prefecture opera committee, opened the concert with a solo accompanied by piano of Mr. Hideki Gotoh, a regular member of the concert. They are the main members of Beppu Argerich Music Festival. Both of them were born in Oita.|
|The kids of the day-care center listen to the music with mothers. Japanese songs, Italian songs, and arias were performed. "Hurry barber" by Hakushu Kitahara was attracted attention of the kids most.|
|The hall was decorated with much amount of wood
that made a gentle atmosphere in the autumnal sunlight.
Mr. Gotho's repertoire was of powerful Chopin.
|This new type of concert has taken a firm hold on this community after the fifth concert.|
|So many mothers enjoyed the concert.|
|Mr. Ono, a member of Oita dandelion club, introduced a special guest. The pleasant talk and good performance lasted long after nine O'clock.|
|The sponsors were Mukumoto Dentistry, Sangokushi, and Oita GOF who brought-in blacktea and cakes. .|
|Kabosu cake and blacktea were distributed to the kids as well.|
|On-site sale by Oita GOF.
|"Concert for Mothers"
Sponsor: Dandelion club (Ono,Nojiri,Mukumoto)
Backed by Mukumoto dentistry, Oita GOF, Sangokushi
|report by Nagano|