New Songs for Ourselves: A Conversation with Sunny Jain, Nobuko Miyamoto, and Julian Saporiti
When: Thursday, May 28, 3–4 p.m. ET
Where: Streaming online
Category: Narrative Session
Accessibility: Real-time captioning available
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Celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, this program explores music as an expression of cultural heritage, identities, and community histories. It features Sunny Jain, Nobuko Miyamoto, and Julian Saporiti, who are among the first artists featured on the new Smithsonian Folkways Asian Pacific America Series. This conversation is moderated by ethnomusicologist Dr. Deborah Wong, and the artists share new collaborative recordings produced for this program.