GINZA CONNECTIVE VOL.10
A talk series with the violinist Chisako Takashima and the Ginza people. Ginza holds many personal and professional memories for Takashima. In this talk series, she thoroughly explores various aspects of the Ginza culture with her guests. Today’s guest is Yoshifumi Itoh, President of Hakuhinkan Toy Park that made the Guinness World Records for being the largest toy store in Japan.
Violinist. Started playing the violin at age 6. After playing abroad, she moved her home base to Japan, and gives concerts all over the country. Although her current focus is on performing music, she also appears on TV and radio programs. Thanks to her much-loved personality, she is appearing in more and more venues.Chisako Takashima’s official website
The President of Hakuhinkan who manages the Hakuhinkan Theater and Hakuhinkan Toy Park that is the largest toy store in Japan. He loves sake, but he also has a serious side, strengthening his body through weight lifting on the weekends.Website for Ginza Hakuhinkan
Writer: Mikiko Okai Interview location: Ginza Hakuhinkan