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Held a concert to celebrate the 50th anniversary CD announcement and the start of operation of ".kyoto"

A concert to commemorate the announcement of the KCG Group's 50th anniversary CD album "MUΣA" and the start of operation of the geographically named top-level domain ".kyoto" (dot Kyoto), where the university serves as the management operator (registry), is held in 2014. Held at the Satellite Large Hall in front of Kyoto Station, Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics, on October 10, 2014, he is the main vocalist of the entertainment group "Cirque du Soleil" and is a professor of the university. Nitza Melas Performed a song that was made into "MUΣA".The concert was planned and directed mainly by the students, and the creation of performing arts by IT was realized.Many people from outside the university visited on this day, and it seemed that they enjoyed Nizza's clear singing voice and the young sensibility of the students.At this concert, the KCG Group once again celebrated its 50th anniversary and vowed to make a leap forward for the next era.

In addition to "Se Thelo" and "Cauda Pavonis", the 50th anniversary of the founding of Kyoto Computer Gakuin (KCG) and the founding of Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics (KCGI) 10 held at the Kyoto International Conference Center on June 1, 2013. 12 songs including "Jupiter" which decorated the opening of the anniversary ceremony.George Nishigomi is in charge of the drums, Jun Abe is in charge of the keyboard, Teppei Kawasaki is in charge of the bass, and Kanae Nozawa is in charge of the erhu and chorus.Along the way, an image video made by a KCG student was projected, adding flowers to the harmony.In this video, students held meetings with Mr. Nizza, selected two songs from "MUΣA", translated the lyrics, discussed the image and created a story, and then directed, photographed, appeared, props and props. It is a masterpiece in which the students themselves are in charge of all the production and editing.During the concert, a representative of the students presented episodes explaining the production process. In the finale, a chorus group of students joined, and the concert reached its climax. The visitors listened to Mr. Nizza's song and gave a big applause.

After the concert, a party was held in the lounge on the 6th floor of the Kyoto Ekimae School. Wataru Hasegawa, KCG Group President, gave a greeting to the visitors, and then Mino, Director of the Information Environment Organization of Kyoto University and Professor of the Academic Center for Computing and Media Studies, Kyoto University. We received congratulatory speeches from Professor Michihiko and Mr. Takahiro Moriki, Manager of the Manufacturing Promotion Division, Ministry of Commerce, Industry, Labor and Tourism, Kyoto Prefecture.After this, we had a chat with Mr. Nizza and the performers.At the table, Mr. Nizza said, "This is a concert created with students and faculty members.I myself had a very happy time. "

In addition to being a vocalist, Nizza is also active as a dubber for commercials and game characters.In charge of the IT voice actor course newly established in 2014 in the information processing department of KCG's C department (computer science department).I teach vocalization while introducing that IT is being used in my own activities.In addition to students from this course, students from other departments and KCGI also take classes to deepen their understanding of digital processing of sound through songs and dubbing of animation.

One of the purposes of holding the concert, ".kyoto", which will start operation within this year, is currently introducing the priority registration program "Founders Program" to organizations and companies in Kyoto Prefecture.".Kyoto" aims to further improve the "Kyoto" brand as a domain that maintains high reliability with an emphasis on public interest and publicity for people who are related to Kyoto.In the future, in collaboration with Kyoto Prefecture, we will make efforts to contribute to the local community, such as revitalizing the industry of Kyoto Prefecture, by using it by many companies, schools, and individuals in the prefecture, including public institutions. ..

Nitza Melas )

A singer-songwriter born in Montreal, Canada, who has fascinated audiences all over the world with his multilingual skills. Entertainment group "" that continues to perform circus and musicals in each country Cirque du Soleil One of the three main vocalists.The song that I wrote and composed was Cirque du Soleil She was the only singer in the show, and in fact, the top singer in the group.She does not belong to any record company label, and performs songs and songwriting and also does graphic design, promotion, and sales. Since 2013, he has been a professor at Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics and Kyoto Computer Gakuin.

Nitza Melas singing enthusiastically at a concert commemorating the announcement of the KCG Group's 50th anniversary CD album
Nitza Melas singing enthusiastically at a concert commemorating the announcement of the KCG Group's 50th anniversary CD album "MUΣA" and the start of operation of ".kyoto"