The legends, the trailblazing youngsters and all the other marvelous musicians will gather for this very special festival .
Seeking for new music and musicians? This is the place you’ll find them!
On this day, music will transcend all borders between nations and music — the festival for all kinds of music lovers is about to kick off!
Will Lee was born into a musical family Texas in 1952, and is now a renowned American bassist/musician. He enjoyed playing for a band as a teenager, and majored on French Horn and Bass at University of Miami.
Lee’s career soared after graduation, when he was invited to Randy Brecker’s audition. Since then, he has performed together with outstanding jazz and pop recording artists such as Frank Sinatra, David Sanborn, Steely Dan.
Will Lee became famous in Japan as a part of “The 24th Street Band” in the early 1980s, and has collaborated with leading artists such as Sadao Watanabe, Akiko Yano and SMAP. His solo CD entitled “OH!” reached #1 on the “Jazz Beyond” chart in Japan.
Will Lee is ready to captivate people as the music director in the EAST MEETS WEST event.
Tokyo International Forum
1-5-3 Marunouchi, Chiyoda, Tokyo 100-0005
● JR Lines
1 minute on foot from Yurakucho Station / 5 minutes on foot from Tokyo Station
Yurakucho Line：Yurakucho Station (Connected via underground concourse)
Hibiya Line： 5 minutes on foot from Ginza Station / 5 minutes on foot from Hibiya Station
Chiyoda Line： 5 minutes on foot from Nijubashimae Station / 7 minutes on foot from Hibiya Station
Marunouchi Line： 5 minutes on foot from Ginza Station
Ginza Line： 7 minutes on foot from Ginza Station / 7 minutes on foot from Kyobashi Station Mita Line： 5 minutes on foot from Hibiya Station
Organizer：TV Asahi Corporation/TBS Radio, Inc./J-WAVE, Inc./Sunrise Promotion Tokyo Inc.
Support：Television KANAGAWA, Inc.
Media Partners：The Asahi Shimbun Company
Sunrise Promotion Tokyo
(10: 00 ~ 18: 00 on the whole day)