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Music Program TOKYO Classical Music in Town "Machinaka Concerts"

Easy access to classical music in town.
Enjoy vigorous performances by emerging artists including Tokyo Music Competition prizewinners in the different atmosphere beyond stages!

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.

Please note that the performance might be canceled or change depending on decisions, orders, etc. by the Japanese and Tokyo Metropolitan Government and other governmental authorities.

Date Sat, Sep 19, 2020 [1] 13:00-13:20
Sat, Sep 19, 2020 [2] 14:00-14:20
Sat, Sep 19, 2020 [3] 15:00-15:20
Sat, Sep 19, 2020 [4] 16:00-16:20

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Main Hall, Foyer

Genre TBK productions Concert
Admission Ages Age 0 and above

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.

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

Artists & Programs

[1] 13:00-13:20/[2] 14:00-14:20

[String Quartet]

Violin: YOSHIE Mio *3rd prize of String section at the 12th Tokyo Music Competition

Violin: TAKAMIYAGI Ryo *Finalist of String section at the 12th Tokyo Music Competition

Viola: SUZUMURA Taiki *3rd prize of String section at the 9th Tokyo Music Competition

Cello: MURAI Satoru


MOZART: Divertimento in F major, K138-1st mov.

BEETHOVEN: String Quartet No.3 in D major, Op.18, No.3-1st mov.

HEIDRICH: Variations on Happy Birthday


[3] 15:00-15:20/[4] 16:00-16:20

[Mezzo-soprano & Baritone]

Mezzo-soprano: TAKAHASHI Hanako *2nd prize and Audience Award of Voice section at the 8th Tokyo Music Competition

Baritone: ONUMA Toru

Piano (Electronic keyboard): EZAWA Takayuki


R.STRAUSS: Cäcilie

TAKEMITSU Toru: Small Sky

KORNGOLD: “Mein Sehnen, mein Wähnen” from Die Tote Stadt

SAINT-SAËNS: “Mon coeur s’ouvre à ta voix” from Samson et Dalila

SARTORI: Con te partirò

PhotoYOSHIE Mio, Violin
PhotoTAKAMIYAGI Ryo, Violin
PhotoSUZUMURA Taiki, Viola
PhotoMURAI Satoru, Cello
PhotoTAKAHASHI Hanako, Mezzo-soprano
PhotoONUMA Toru, Baritone
PhotoEZAWA Takayuki, Piano


Prices (tax included)

Free Admission [One-time viewing per performance (Audience must leave the venue after every show)]

* There might be entry restrictions. 

Other Information

* The program is subject to change under certain circumstances.

Organizers & Supporters

Organizers: Tokyo Metropolitan Government/Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture: Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, Arts Council Tokyo

Supported by: Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan


Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, Production Section +81-3-3828-2111