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Ueno de Classic Vol.48 KUDO Kazuma (Tenor)

Hear the Tokyo Music Competition prize winners!

The seating of this performance has been changed from general seating to reserved seating to keep a distance between audience members.
* Those who have already purchased the tickets have a priority to reserve the seats until July 10.

* Upon attending the performance, please visit this link to go through our precautionary measures to help prevent the COVID-19 spread and notice to visitors.

If you are unable to attend the performance, you can claim a refund. Please go through the below steps for the ticket refund procedure.
Please note that the performance is subject to change depending on decisions, orders, etc. by the Japanese and Tokyo Metropolitan Government and other governmental authorities.

Date Tue, Oct 20, 2020 11:00-12:00 (Open 10:30)

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall

Genre TBK productions Concert

Flyer (PDF)

Notice to our patrons who are attending this performance

Please follow the below measures to help prevent the COVID-19 spread. Your understanding and cooperation are much appreciated.


⁃ We ask you not to come to the venue if you seem to have symptoms such as a fever, cough, sneezing, sore throat, or simply not feeling well.

⁃ Wear a face mask to cover your nose and mouth. Please show consideration for fellow audience members.

⁃ Strictly follow the precautions against infectious diseases such as the cough etiquette and washing and disinfecting your hands frequently.

⁃ Our staff members conduct temperature screening with thermal imaging cameras for all those who are entering the venue. If you have a fever of 37.5°C/99.5°F or higher, you are not allowed to enter the venue.

⁃ No beverage is sold in the Recital Hall area.

⁃ Show your ticket to the usher. Then tear off the stub by yourself and put it in the box.

⁃ We do not hand out program leaflets and such printed materials. Please pick them up by yourself from specific areas.

⁃ The cloakroom is closed except for large luggage.

⁃ We do not accept flowers and gifts for the artists. Nor can you give them directly to the artists.

⁃ Allow enough time to get into the venue.


Tenor: KUDO Kazuma *2nd prize (Top prize) and Audience Award of Voice section at the 17th Tokyo Music Competition

Piano: TAKEUCHI Yuka


KOBAYASHI Hideo: Larch Trees (Karamatsu)

HIRAI Kozaburo: At the beach of Kuju-kuri (Kuju-kurihama)

YAMADA Kosaku: The Bell is Ringing (Kane-ga Narimasu)


TOSTI: L’alba separa dalla luce l’ombra

GASTALDON: Musica proibita

PUCCINI: “Recondita armonia” from Tosca

GOUNOD: “Salut! Demeure chaste pure” from Faust

PUCCINI: “Nessun dorma” from Turandot



VERDI: “La donna è mobile” from Rigoletto

IZUMI Taku: Song of Dawn (Yoake no Uta)

PhotoKUDO Kazuma (Tenor)


Prices (tax included)

[Tickets Availability (as of Oct 6, 2020)]

Some tickets are additionally on sale as # marked seat tickets in response to the relaxed capacity limit.


Reserved Seats 550yen

Reserved Seats (#) 550yen

* The tickets initially sold as general admission have been changed to reserved seats to maintain a distance between audience members.


[Additional ticket sale in response to the relaxed capacity limit]

If the current selling tickets are sold out, the tickets for seats which have been kept unoccupied will go on sale as # marked seat tickets.


[Day tickets]

Tickets go on sale at 10:00.

On Sale Date

Tue, Mar 10, 2020

BOX Office

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office

The end date and time of the ticket sales

By telephone: Oct 19 (Mon) 18:00

In person: Oct 19 (Mon) 19:00

Online: Oct 19 (Mon) 19:00

The tickets are available until 11:30 on Oct 20 on online service in Japanese language.

Ticket refund procedure

[If you are unable to attend the performance, you can claim a refund.]

If you wish to get a refund for your tickets, please follow the below steps during the designated period.

Period for accepting refund requests:

Until Monday, November 30, 2020

(The request submission must be postmarked by the deadline.)


How to request a refund (By post only)

Please send your tickets and a sheet of paper filled out with the following information to the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office.

* Used tickets are not refundable. Refunds will only be provided for tickets with a stub attached.

* If you have not collected the tickets at a 7-Eleven store yet, please make sure to collect them by the ticket-issuing due date. The tickets are also required for those who request a refund. You cannot get the ticket issued after the due date.


Required information:

Your name (Japanese phonetics included)

Your telephone number

The total number of your purchased tickets

Your bank account information (Please leave a note if you do not have your bank account in Japan.)—bank name, branch name, account holder (Japanese phonetics included), account type (checking or savings), account number


Postal Address:

Attn: Ticket Refund Team

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office

5-45, Uenokoen, Taito-ku, Tokyo,110-8716

* Please note that your tickets will not be reimbursed in case the mail is not delivered to the Box Office by misdelivery and so on.


Costs you get refunded

1. Ticket Cost


2. Service charges

* All expenses presented by the box office on purchasing tickets.

* If you have purchased with tickets for other events, only the system charge and the ticket issuing fee will be refunded.


3. Postage fee for sending back tickets (Up to 244yen)

* Please note that your tickets will not be reimbursed in case the mail is not delivered to the Box Office by misdelivery and so on.


Refund Period

You will receive a refund in your designated bank account in about two months after the box office receives your tickets.


Other Information

*The program is subject to change under certain circumstances.
*Pre-school children are not allowed to attend this recital.


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