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The 17th Tokyo Music Competition 2019 Second Round Voice 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 artists flap to the world from Tokyo Bunka Kaikan with their vigorous performances!

Date Sun, Aug 18, 2019 11:00 (Open 10:30) Estimated time: End of the performance 14:50/Result Announcement 15:50

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall

Genre TBK productions Concert Competition

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Tokyo Music Competition

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Artists & Program

*The estimated starting time of each performance is subject to change.



1.TAKESHITA Hiromi, Soprano

F. Cilea: ‘Io son l’umile ancella’ from “Adriana Lecouvreur”

R. Strauss: 5 Lieder, Op. 39, TrV 189 No. 4 Befreit

G. Verdi: ‘Pace, pace mio Dio!’ from “La Forza del Destino”

(Piano: SATO Masahito)



2.OGAWA Kanna, Soprano

E.Wolf-Ferrari: ‘Quando ti vidi a quel canto apparire’ from “4 Rispetti”

R.Strauss: ‘Großmächtige Prinzessin’ from “Ariadne auf Naxos”

(Piano: OKUMURA Shiomi)



3.OKAWA Hiroshi, Baritone

G.Donizetti: ‘Cruda, funesta smania’ from “Lucia di Lammermoor”

G.Verdi: Non t’accostare all’urna

G.Verdi: ‘Eri tu che macchiavi quell’anima’ from “Un ballo in maschera”

(Piano: FUJIKAWA Shiho)



4.IDE Soshiro, Baritone

NAKADA Yoshinao: Mimizuku

W.A.Mozart: ‘Rivolgete a lui lo sguardo’ from “Così fan tutte”

G.Verdi: ‘Io morrò, ma lieto il core’ from “Don Carlo”

(Piano: NAKANO Yuko)


(Break 12:05-13:05)



5.KOMATSUZAKI Aya, Soprano

O.Respighi: Stornellatrice

G.Verdi: ‘Ecco l’orrido campo… Ma dall’arido stelo divulsa’ from “Un ballo in maschera”

G.Verdi: ‘Tacea la notte placida’ from “Il Trovatore”

(Piano: YAMAGUCHI Kumi)



6.NAKAGAWA Ikumi, Soprano

P.Mascagni: La luna

L. Delibes:Les filles de Cadix

G.Charpentier: ‘Depuis le jour’ from “Louise”

(Piano: SHINOMIYA Hisanori)



7.SAWAHARA Takamasa, Tenor

F.P.Tosti: Chanson de l’adiue

C.Gounod: ‘Ah! lève-toi, soleil!’ from “Roméo et Juliette”

F.P.Tosti: Ideale

G.Verdi: ‘De’ miei bollenti spiriti’ from “La Traviata”

(Piano: ECHIZEN Koya)


(Break 13:47-14:02)



8.KANAYAMA Kyosuke, Tenor

G.Rossini: L’orgia

G.Verdi: ‘Ella mi fu rapita…Parmi veder le lagrime…Possente amor’ from “Rigoletto”

(Piano: IWABUCHI Keiko)



9.MAEKAWA Kensho, Tenor

V.Bellini: ‘Meco all’altar di venere’ from “Norma”

I.Pizzetti: Levommi il mio penser in parte ov’era from “Tre sonetti di Petrarca”

G.Donizetti: ‘Tombe degli avi miei’ from “Lucia di Lammermoor”

(Piano: FUJIKAWA Shiho)



10.KUDO Kazuma, Tenor

G.Rossini: L’esule

G. Verdi:’De’ miei bollenti spiriti’ from “La Traviata”

G.Verdi: ‘Forse la soglia attinse’ from “Un ballo in maschera”

(Piano: SAITO Azusa)


Prices (tax included)

General Admission 540yen

[Door Tickets]

About 70 tickets go on sale at 10:00.     Sold out

On Sale Date

Wed, Apr 17, 2019

Box Office

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office

Other Information

*Some areas including the juries' seats are not allowed to be seated.
*The performance may be interrupted in the middle by the judge.
*The program is subject to change under certain circumstances.
*Pre-school children are not allowed to observe this competition.
*Child care service is available (Please note: reservation and fee required, limited acceptance number. Reservation must be made by the deadline.).
Event Child Care Service: Mother's 0120-788-222.


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