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[Mutsumi Kai Choir practicing at Centenary Methodist Church, Los Angeles, California, November 13, 1967]

Miyatake, Toyo
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[Mutsumi Kai Choir practicing at Centenary Methodist Church, Los Angeles, California, November 13, 1967]
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Los Angeles, Calif., November 13, 1967

(96.267.975)

Photograph by Toyo Miyatake Studio, Gift of the Alan Miyatake Family

Description

1 negative : b&w; ; 4 x 5 in.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, November 13, 1967, Japanese section.

Mutsumi Kai Choir practicing Beethoven's Ninth symphony at Centenary Methodist Church in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles California, November 1967. Twelve women stand in two rows behind a piano played by a man, right. The women sing as they look down at songbooks.

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Typed on original envelope: Mutsumi Kai Choir -- Centenary Meth.

History
Mutsumi Kai Choir was compsed of wives of businessmen from Japan. They performed Beethoven's Ninth symphony with the Nikkei Philharmonic Orchestra at the Mucis Center on December 23, 1967.

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