The 16th Tokyo Music Competition Final Round String Section

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!

Event details

Date & Time

Wed, Aug 29, 2018 18:00 (Open 17:30)


Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Main Hall


Artists & Program

KITADA Chihiro, Violin
 P.I.Tchaikovsky : Violin Concerto in D major Op.35

TAKAGI Ririko, Violin [Second Prize & Audience Award]
 P.I.Tchaikovsky : Violin Concerto in D major Op.35

ARITOMI Momoko, Viola [Third Prize]
 B.Bartók : Viola Concerto Sz.120 *completed by T.Serly

SEKI Tomotaka, Violin [First Prize]
 J.Sibelius : Violin Concerto in d minor Op.47

Conductor: Takeshi Ooi
Orchestra: Japan Philharmonic 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.
[Door Tickets]
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

Other Information

*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


Tokyo Bunka Kaikan

5-45, Uenokoen, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-8716, Japan
TEL:03-3828-2111 Ticket Service:03-5685-0650