Grace Terakita

Region: Winnipeg MB
Generation: Nisei


Grace Fujie Terakita was a well-known Nisei soprano singer before, during, and after the Second World War. When living in BC before the war, she recorded her trademark song Shinna no Yoru (China Nights).

She lived in the Winnipeg area after the war. Her accompanist in BC was Vernon Hakkaku.

In Manitoba, Terakita sang with Winnipeg’s Chidori Kai choir.