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What the Tokyo Band is like 〜 History & Profile

In the English articles of this blog, I mainly write about Yukari Miyake, but I did not introduce about the Tokyo Band to which she belongs, so this time, I would like to write about it. Though Tokyo Band is one of the six bands of Maritim…

Yukari Miyake sings "Umi no Sakimori (The Guardians at Sea)" on a TV program

Recently, Yukari Miyake appeared on a TV program that was in the first time in a while. I think that she last appeared on TV was a Fuji TV New Year program aired on January 1, 2016. On 9th Feb. 2019, Yukari Miyake appeared on a Broadcast S…

Yukari Miyake shows her true character

So far, I have introduced some of Yukari Miyake with several English articles, so I think you understood that the range of repertoire of her singing is very wide from opera to barracks ballad. That's because one of the missions of the Toky…

Yukari Miyake singing in the Marching Festival 2018

On 22nd Nov. 2018, I visited the "Budokan" to see the 3rd performance of Self-Defense Force Marching Festival 2018. This festival is one of the traditional events of the SDF with decades of history and is very popular. So tickets for this …

Mariko Nakagawa singing at the rehearsal of the Marching Festival 2018

This time, I would like to introduce Mariko Nakagawa, another singer of the Maritime Self Defense Force, other than Yukari Miyake. She is a talented singer who graduated from the Aichi Prefectural University of the Arts Vocal Music course …

Yukari Miyake recently

Several months ago I posted the first English article in which I described the story how Yukari Miyake became the singer in the Tokyo Band of Japanese Navy. Fortunately, it seems that many foreigners have read it and are interested in her.…

All eyes to her awesome performances!

【Updated 2 Mar. 2019】 〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜 At the top of this page is a picture of a pretty singer dressed in military uniform. Have you ever seen her face or enjoyed her singing? Y…