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Third Place | General NewsJohn D. Simmons, The Charlotte ObserverThe drumming group, Matsuriza, formed in 1983 and made up of three men and three women, performed for hundreds of people at the 28th Annual Bon Ordori Festival on Saturday, July 28, 2012. Matsuriza means {quote}Festival of Drumming{quote} in Japanese. The festival took place inside and outside at the Wells Fargo Atrium. Bon Odori, a Japanese summer festival, included Japanese dance, Aikido martial arts, Taiko drumming. lunch boxes, crafts, games, origami, a tea ceremony and more. Matsuriza, of Orlando, Fl., did three Taiko drumming performances Saturday. JUDGES COMMENTS: For a busy and mundane situation there is a nice moment in there.

Third Place | General News 

John D. Simmons, The Charlotte Observer 

The drumming group, Matsuriza, formed in 1983 and made up of three men and three women, performed for hundreds of people at the 28th Annual Bon Ordori Festival on Saturday, July 28, 2012. Matsuriza means "Festival of Drumming" in Japanese. 

The festival took place inside and outside at the Wells Fargo Atrium. Bon Odori, a Japanese summer festival, included Japanese dance, Aikido martial arts, Taiko drumming. lunch boxes, crafts, games, origami, a tea ceremony and more. Matsuriza, of Orlando, Fl., did three Taiko drumming performances Saturday.  

JUDGES COMMENTS: For a busy and mundane situation there is a nice moment in there.