Tony Bennett on Twitter: "Yesterday, listening to the great Count Basie Band at the Blue Note in Tokyo. I opened this club 25 yrs ago. pic.twitter.com/Mj6xtEZD3T / Twitter"
Yesterday, listening to the great Count Basie Band at the Blue Note in Tokyo. I opened this club 25 yrs ago. pic.twitter.com/Mj6xtEZD3T
Tony Bennett Interviews in Japan
As Tony Bennett’s tour of Asia begins, he has given several great interviews this week.
From the Blouin ArtInfo website: Tony discusses painting, jazz and Lady Gaga.
From the Japanese edition of the Wall Street Journal: Tony talks about how performing and doing the things he loves keep him happy and healthy.
From The Stars and Stripes: Tony discusses working with Lady Gaga and how much he enjoys visiting Japan.
And as for healthy and happy, we only need to look at this photograph of Mr. Bennett taken this week:
Still Life from Tokyo
Just finished this painting before heading to a successful press conf with world media. This will be a great tour! pic.twitter.com/C8ZBxLrtr7
— Tony Bennett (@itstonybennett) September 4, 2013
Beautiful! Best wishes for your tour!
Tony in Tokyo
Just posted some photos of my first few days in Asia. See them here: https://t.co/qTZ1zOH51w
— Tony Bennett (@itstonybennett) September 3, 2013
Here’s a preview from the Facebook photographs:
Tour News September, 2013
September 24 Maui Arts & Cultural Center Maui, Hawaii
Announcement from Center Stage
September 23 Blaisdell Concert Hall Honolulu, Hawaii
Notice from the Neal Blaisdell Center
September 20 Mixing Room at Mercedes-Benz Arena Shanghai, People’s Republic of China
September 19 Mixing Room at Mercedes-Benz Arena Shanghai, People’s Republic of China
Article from China Daily
September 17 PICC Forum Manila, Philippines
Article from the Philipine Star
September 13 Ritz Carlton Pacific Place Jakarta, Indonesia<
Article from What’s New Jakarta
September 11 Star Performing Arts Center Singapore
Article from the Stat Performing Arts Center
September 9 Plenary Hall Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Review from The Star.
Article from The Star Online
September 7 Tokyo International Forum Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Jazz Festival 2013 article