Japanese Ambassador Ito Naoki hosted a performance by a group of traditional Japanese music instrumentalists at his residence on Friday.
The Embassy of Japan invited the troupe “AUN J Classic Orchestra” to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Bangladesh and Japan.
Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud and State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Nasrul Hamid, graced the occasion.
Bangladesh's renowned cultural personalities were fascinated by the beautiful tunes of Japanese songs.
The Embassy of Japan will organize a concert by AUN J Classic Orchestra for a bigger audience to celebrate the 50th anniversary of ties on Saturday at 6 pm. Attendance will be on an invite-only basis, but anyone can watch the livestream of the show via the embassy's Facebook page.