Somei Yoshino Taiko, at the One Year After benefit concert, March 10, 2012

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Photo by Bob Hsiang

Naoko Amemiya of Somei Yoshino Taiko performs at the One Year After benefit concert for the children of Tohoku, Japan, March 10, 2012 at the Mission San Jose in Fremont, CA

The concert, raising monies for the Smiles & Dreams: Tohoku Kids’ Support Project, featured Somei Yoshino Taiko in collaboration with the Music at the Mission Chamber Players.

A powerful, moving performance set in the beautiful, historic Mission San Jose, the community rallied together to make this a moving, momentous occasion.