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Jazz Concert titled "Fishman Young Artist Series"

February 4, 2014 | Embassy of Japan

Jazz Concert

On February 4, 2014 Ambassador Sasae and Mrs. Sasae hosted a jazz concert titled “Fishman Young Artist Series” at their residence, in cooperation with the DC Jazz Festival.


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