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Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Orchestra Concert Series "Sound Forest": Vol.47 New Year Concert 2021

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 need to avoid visiting the venue for specific reasons stated below, a refund is available. Please go through the below steps for ticket refunds.
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 Sun, Jan 3, 2021 15:00 (Open 14:20)
Venue

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Main Hall

Genre Orchestra TBK productions Concert


Flyer (PDF)

Movie contentsYouTube

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 Main 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 not available.


⁃ 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.


Artists

Conductor: IIMORI Taijiro


Piano: OGAWA Noriko


Orchestra: Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra


 


◇View artists profiles (only in Japanese)


Program

BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No.5 in E-flat major, Op.73 “Emperor”


 


[Solist Encore]


BEETHOVEN: Für Elise


 


WAGNER:


Prelude to Act 1 from Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg


Overture to Tannhäuser


 


[Encore]


J.STRAUSS I: Radetzky March


PhotoIIMORI Taijiro, Conductor
PhotoOGAWA Noriko, Piano

Tickets

Prices (tax included)

[Tickets Availability (as of Nov 19, 2020)]


In response to the relaxed capacity limit, the tickets for seats marked with # will additionally go on sale from Sat, Nov 28.


 


S7,700yen A5,500yen B3,300yen C1,650yen *C Sold Out


* Please note that we may ask you to move from your reserved seat to another upon entering the venue.


S(#)7,700yen A(#)5,500yen B(#)3,300yen C(#)1,650yen *C(#) Sold Out


* In case the capacity restriction is tightened again, please note that your purchased tickets for # marked seats have to be refunded, and you will not be able to attend the performance.


 


Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Subscribers: S6,600yen A4,400yen B2,640yen


Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra Subscribers: S6,930yen A4,950yen B2,970yen


Senior (Age 65 and above/200 seats): S6,930yen


Under-26s:S3,850yen


Persons with disabilities: S6,600yen (The price is applied up to one companion)


* Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra Subscribers discount tickets are only available at the TMSO Guide. All the other discount tickets are only available at the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office. Valid ID required.


*Group Sales (Seat S/Groups of 10 or more): please contact the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office for further details.


 


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


The tickets for seats which have been kept unoccupied will go on sale from Sat, Nov 28 as # marked seat tickets. (only available at the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office)


[Day tickets]


Tickets will go on sale at 14:00. (S, A, B)


Seating Chart

Seating Chart (PDF)


On Sale Date

Fri, Oct 2, 2020


Fri, Sep 25, 2020: Advance sale for Tokyo Bunka Kaikan and Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra Subscribers


* Advance sale for Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Subscribers is only available by telephone and online, not available in person. (There is a limit to the number of tickets on purchase.)


* The ticket sales starting date has been changed as above from the initial announcement.


BOX Office

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office


The end date and time of the ticket sales


By telephone: Jan 3 (Sun) 13:00


In person: Jan 3 (Sun) 13:00


Online: Jan 3 (Sun) 13:00


The tickets are available until 16:00 on Jan 3 on online service in Japanese language.


Ticket Refund Procedure

[For those who need to avoid visiting the venue for specific reasons, a refund is available]


If any of the following cases apply to you, we ask you not to come to the venue. Regarding the ticket refund, please follow the below steps during the designated period.


 


⁃ You have a sudden fever (37.5°C/99.5°F or higher), or your fever has been lasting continuously.


⁃ You seem to have a cold with symptoms such as a fever, cough, sneezing, sore throat, and fatigue.


⁃ You have problems with your health condition other than those mentioned above, or you simply do not feel well.


⁃ You have had close contact with someone with a positive PCR test result for COVID-19.


⁃ You have stayed in countries and regions, where the Japanese government’s entry ban or quarantine after landing into Japan apply, within 2 weeks prior to the date you are planning to visit the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan. Or you have had close contact with someone who applies to the case mentioned above.


 


Period for accepting refund requests:


Until Saturday, January 23, 2021


(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 shop 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, Ueno Koen, 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 fees


* 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 three months at the latest 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 concert.
* 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 Fri, Dec 25, 17:00.
* There is no elevator or escalator in the Main Hall of the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan.