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The Min-On Concert Association in Tokyo was founded in 1963 by Daisaku Ikeda with the aim of deepening mutual understanding and friendship among countries by promoting global music and cultural exchange. To date, Min-On has participated in music, dance and performing arts exchanges with groups from more than 100 countries and regions. Min-On has also established a music museum and a music library, initiated music competitions to encourage young talent and provided free school concerts.