27 min documentary
Transmissions: Sunday 20 January 2008 @ 1030am, Sunday 14 January 2007, Sunday 17 October 2004, Sunday 2nd of March, 2003, Sun 07 Dec 2003.
When 650 young performers from a dozen countries combine for a renowned international festival, the only common language is that of music. The Japan International Youth Musicale, held every three years in Shizuoka, Japan, is gaining a reputation for bringing the most varied and exciting talent from all parts of the world.
Filmed during the 8th JIYM. Includes performances by
Accordion Orchestra of the Kosice Conservatorium (Slovakia) Beijing Middle School Students' Golden Sail Chinese Orchestra (China) Hitachi Inari Taiko (Japan) Mlada Muzika Sardice (Czech Republic) National University of Singapore Symphony Orchestra (Singapore) Native Tongues (Guam) Nemeth Quartet (Turkey) Permonik (Czech Republic) SBS Radio & Television Youth Orchestra (Australia) Soweto Young Voices (South Africa) Wheatley Park Madrigal Choir (U.K.)
Directed, Edited & Filmed by Adam Sebire.