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Music Program TOKYO Music Education Program Lecture by Josephine STEPHENSON
Featuring Contemporary Music

Josephine STEPHENSON is an up-and-coming composer who is now captivating Europe, showcasing genre-less works beyond classical music. In this program, she is going to talk about her new work “KAGUYA—the daughter tree.” In addition, the Japanese composer YOKOYAMA Mioko, whom Kaija SAARIAHO recognized, will talk about her new work that the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan has commissioned. The cellist MORITA Keisuke, an attention-getting fresh talent, will perform Stephenson and Yokoyama’s works as well.
At the end of this talk event, you will fully get the charm of their works.

Notice to Visitors to the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan (Infection Prevention Measures)

Date Thu, Jan 11, 2024 19:00 (Open 18:30)

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall

Genre TBK productions Other

Flyer (PDF)


Talks with Composers





Moderator: YAGI Hiroyuki


Music Performance


Cello: MORITA Keisuke

Music to be performed

Josephine STEPHENSON: Anamnesis

YOKOYAMA Mioko: from Circular Spell


◇View artists profiles in flyer (PDF only in Japanese)


* Japanese interpretation provided

PhotoJosephine STEPHENSON, Composer
PhotoYOKOYAMA Mioko, Composer
PhotoMORITA Keisuke, Cello


Prices (tax included)

[Day tickets]

Tickets go on sale at 18:00.

* Package “Featuring Contemporary Music” goes on sale as well.


Package “Featuring Contemporary Music” (Jan 11: Lecture by Josephine STEPHENSON & Jan 13: KAGUYA): S7,920yen S-Under-26s 3,960yen


S2,200yen A1,650yen

Under-26s 1,100yen (The price applies to all seat categories.)

* Package and Under-26s tickets are only available at the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office. Valid ID required for Under-26s tickets. If you wish to purchase a package online, please enter through “Buy Package” listed on the top page of our online ticketing service. However, the package is not available at our online English ticketing service.

Seating Chart of Recital Hall

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On Sale Date

Sat, Aug 19, 2023

BOX Office

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office

Other Information

* The program is subject to change under certain circumstances.
* Pre-school children are not allowed to attend this performance.
* Child care service is available. (Reservation and fee required. A limited number of children is accepted.)
Event Child Care Service: Mother's 0120-788-222
Reservation must be made by Thu, Jan 4, 17:00.

Related Performance

Performing Arts Creation Project Featuring Contemporary Music: KAGUYA

Sat, Jan 13, 2024 15:00

Organizers & Supporters

Organizers: Tokyo Metropolitan Government/Tokyo Bunka Kaikan operated by Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture