Ikeda Youth Ensemble: “Angels of Peace”
The following is SGI President Ikeda’s encouragement on the founding of the fife and drum corps.
by Daisaku Ikeda Written to the young women’s fife and drum corps on September 18, 1971. Angels of peace, you bearers of culture! Ah, the fervent breath of my friends on fife and drum— you fashion a single ever-fresh flower dressing up our dreary world. Marching to the flanks, or forward, or pinwheeling at the