" ... Min-On literally means “the people’s music,” and it is Min-On's aim to return music to the people, offering everyone the opportunity to enjoy the world's finest performing arts, as well as promoting international cultural exchange and peace by introducing music and performing arts from every country around the world.
The Min-On Concert Association was founded in 1963 at the initiative of Daisaku Ikeda, president of the Soka Gakkai International. As a nonprofit, independent, nondenominational organization, Min-On promotes the global exchange of musical culture with the aim of developing mutual understanding and respect among people of different races and nationalities. In 1965, Min-On was registered as a legally incorporated foundation, and today it is possibly the largest private, nonprofit performing arts promoter in the world, supported by more than a million sustaining members throughout Japan. ..."
Visit the Min-On website for more information. Note their wonderful keyboard collection (photos) on their site. (Admin)
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