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Komatcha Klezmer



Kazue Kobata reports from Tokyo on the Cicala Muta, aChin Don band. These traditionally trained, Pied-Piper like musicians appear on the streets in costume to attract crowds for shop promotions, but that's not all! Have you ever heard of the theory that connects the Jewish people to the Japanese? Well, Kazue, in this segment, introduces western ears to Komatcha Klezmer - Yep! Klezmer music, Japanese style?
 

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