The Tokyo Music Competition aims to discover, cultivate, and support the young gifted performers who will become the forefront of the music world. Stay with us to see the emerging artisits flap to the world from Tokyo Bunka Kaikan with their vigorous performances!
Date & Time
Mon, Aug 27, 2018 18:00 (Open 17:30)
Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Main Hall
The Tokyo Music Competition (YouTube)
Comments after completing the First Round (YouTube): Ikuo Oshima (Chairperson of the Vocal Section)
Comments after completing the Second Round (YouTube): Nobuko Takahashi (Juror of the Vocal Section)
Comments after completing the Final Round (YouTube): Zarina Altynbayeva, Yusuke Kobori, Noriko Tanetani
Artists & Program
MORINO Misaki, Soprano
G.F.Händel: 'Let the bright seraphim' from Oratorio "Samson"
G.Verdi: 'Saper vorreste' from "Un ballo in Maschera"
G.Donizetti: 'Salut à la France!' from "La Fille de Regiment"
KOBORI Yusuke, Tenor [Second Prize]
G.Rossini: 'Ah dov'è il cimento' from "Semiramide"
W.A.Mozart: Recitativo e Aria 'Misero! O sogno, o son desto ... Aura, che intorno spiri' K.431
TANETANI Noriko, Soprano [Second Prize]
G.Donizetti: 'Quel guardo il cavaliere' from "Don Pasquale"
A.Thomas: 'A vos jeux, mes amis' from "Hamlet"
MIYACHI Ena, Soprano
G.Rossini: 'Arpa gentil' from "Il viaggio a Reims"
R.Strauss: 'Groß mächtige Prinzessin' from "Ariadne auf Naxos"
Zarina ALTYNBAYEVA, Soprano [First Prize & Audience Award]
C.Gounod: 'Je veux vivre' from "Roméo et Juliette"
G.Verdi: 'È strano - Sempre libera' from "La traviata"
Conductor: Shigeo Genda
Orchestra: Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
Prices (tax included)
General Admission 2,000yen Senior(65 or over)/Disabled 1,500yen Under-26s 1,000yen
*All the discount tickets are only available at Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office. Identification required.
Pre-sale tickets are availble until 12:00 on the event's day at Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office by telephone and in person. Door tickets go on sale at 17:00.
On Sale Date
Wed, Apr 25, 2018
*Some areas including the juries' seats are not allowed to be seated.
*The program is subject to last-minute changes.
*Pre-school children are not allowed to observe this competition.
*Child care service is available (Please note: reservation and fee required, admission capacity set, reservation deadline Mon, Aug 20, 17:00).
Event Child Care Service: Mothers 0120-788-222.
Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, Production section +81-3-3828-2111
Organizers & Supporters
Organizers: Tokyo Bunka Kaikan (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture)/The Yomiuri Shimbun/Kao Corporation/Tokyo Metropolitan Government
Sponsors: Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance Co., Ltd./Arima Grand Hotel/Concert Service/Suntory Holdings Ltd./Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd./Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co., Ltd./Morihei Butai Kiko Co., Ltd.
Financial Support: The Ezoe Memorial Foundation
Supported by: Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan
Tokyo Bunka Kaikan The Year Partner: Ueno Seiyoken
Production Assistance: Japan Music Foundation JESC
Supported by: TOKYO FM
Cooperation: New Japan Philharmonic/Tokyo Symphony Orchestra/Tokyo City Philharmonic Orchestra/Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra/Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra/Japan Philharmonic Orchestra/Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra/Tokyo Orchestra Business Cooperative
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