Flowers Will Bloom 花は咲く
Pianist Nobuyuki Mizuoka performs live his stylization of “花は咲く (Hana Wa Saku / Flowers Will Bloom),” a song composed by Yoko Kanno and Shunji Iwai for the NHK Broadcasting System in tie with the international humanitarian response to the 8.8 magnitude earthquake and accompanying tsunami that devastated Japan’s northeastern (Tōhoku) region on March 11, 2011.
Photography from A. Kurita and Wikimedia Commons.
About the Great Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami:
The lyrics of “Flowers Will Bloom" in Japanese and English:
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