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Music Makers: Bands Behind Barbed Wire featuring Akira Tana & Friends

Saturday, May 27, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM At Presidio Tunnel Tops Offered by:

 Presidio Trust

Join us Saturday May 27, 1- 3PM for MUSIC MAKERS: Bands Behind Barbed Wire, a FREE Jazz Concert featuring AKIRA TANA Ensemble with vocalist Kim Nalley and Taiko master Jimi Nakagawa. Presented by NJAHS and hosted at the Presidio, this Memorial Day Weekend event is in conjunction with Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Bring friends and family, your picnic gear, your goza (lawn tatami) and blankets for a most enjoyable concert in honor of the late musician and educator George Yoshida.

This presentation is funded in part by a grant from the Japanese American Confinement Sites, administered by the National Park Service.

Please Note:
1. RSVPs are not required for this event, but they are appreciated as they help us gauge capacity.
2. While limited seating will be available, we recommend you bring your own picnic gear, blankets and low profile lawn chairs (No tents or umbrellas).
3. The event lawn space may experience significant foot traffic. To maximize your experience, consider enjoying the performance from adjacent lawns or park areas within Presidio Tunnel Tops.