Marewrew Festival in SIAF2017 – Upopo for the Masses
|Date||September 3 (Sun.)|
|Hours||Curtain time: 14:00|
|Venue||Outdoor Stage, Sapporo Art Park (Geijutsu-no-mori 2-75, Minami-ku, Sapporo)|
|Admission||Adults: 2,500 yen; junior high school students or younger: free admission
|Musicians||Marewrew / OKI / Otomo Yoshihide / Harada Ikuko / Cheng Jye Renn / Cheng Chien-Nien / Wu Hao-En / Mic Usay / Tipus Chen|
Supported by: Taipei Economic and Cultural Office Taiwan Cultural Center
This music festival, which started in 2011 with Marewrew as the leading performer and guest artists, is held once a year with the sub-title of Upopo for the Masses. In SIAF2017, OKI and Harada Ikuko from Japan, as well as Cheng Jye-Renn, Chen Chien-Nien, Hao-En Wu, Mic Usay and Tipus Chen, who are indigenous people of Taiwan, will participate in this festival. Otomo Yoshihide will also join them to create a one-of-a-kind special session. A workshop on a live Upopo (a traditional Ainu song) performance with audience members is also planned.