Concert Information

2017 Regular Concert

  • November 4 (Saturday) [Sogakudo Concert Hall]
    29th Regular Concert (Start: 14:30)
    *Program/How to Get Tickets

2017 Public Practical Skill Examination ※No Tickets Required

  • Day 1 June 18 (Sunday) Piano [Sogakudo Concert Hall]
    (Venue Opens:  9:30, Test Start: 10:00) Planned
  • Day 2 June 21 (Wednesday) Wind Instruments and Percussion, Traditional Japanese Music [Campus Hall 201]
    (Venue Opens: 13:00, Test Start: 13:30) Planned
  • Day 3 June 23 (Friday) String Instruments [Sogakudo Concert Hall]
    (Venue Opens: 9:00, Test Start: 9:30) Planned

Other Performances During the 2017 Academic Year

  • May 18 (Thursday) Acanthus Concert
    Campus Hall 201 13:00 Start *No Tickets Required
  • July 6 (Thursday) Acanthus Concert
    Campus Hall 201 13:00 Start *No Tickets Required
  • July 13 (Thursday) Shining Future Star Acanthus Concert (Chamber Music)
    Takinogawa Kaikan: Hosted by the Kita-Ku Culture Foundation
    *Free Admission/Advance Reservations Required
    We are hoping for a large turnout. Please make advance reservations with Kita-Ku.
  • September 25 (Monday) – October 2 (Monday) Performance and Education Trip (Second Year Students Only)
  • October 9 (Monday/Public Holiday) Shining Future Star Concert (Orchestra and Chorus)
    Hoku Topia Sakura Hall: Hosted by the Kita-Ku Culture Foundation
    *Free Admission/Advance Reservations Required
    We are hoping for a large turnout. Please make advance reservations with Kita-Ku.
  • November 16 (Thursday) Acanthus Concert
    Campus Hall 201 13:00 Start *No Tickets Required
  • November 30 (Thursday) Shining Future Star Concert (Chamber Music)
    Hoku Topia Tsutsuji Hall: Hosted by the Kita-Ku Culture Foundation
    *Free Admission/Advance Reservations Required
    We are hoping for a large turnout. Please make advance reservations with Kita-Ku.
  • December 14 (Thursday) Acanthus Concert
    Campus Hall 201 13:00 Start *No Tickets Required
  • December 20 (Wednesday)  Sight-read Piano Ensemble Concert
    Campus Hall 201 14:30 Start *No Tickets Required

Performance Viewing

From the 27th Regular Concert

Original Composition by Kosaburo Okayasu: “Okayasu Kinuka”
Written by Michio Miyagi: “Miyako Odori”
Composed by Rokuzaemon Kinuya IX: “Echigo Shishi”
J. S. Bach: Magnificat in D-Major BWV243
J. Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D-Major, Op. 73

*Works for which the rights cannot be settled cannot be distributed.

From the MHS 60th Anniversary Reunion Concert

Makiko Kinoshita, Composer/Takashi Yanase, Lyrics: From “Ai Suru Uta” Hibari
Makiko Kinoshita, Composer/Takashi Yanase, Lyrics: From “Ai Suru Uta” Dareka ga Chiisana Beru o Osu, Sabishii Kashi no Ki
Yutaka Takahashi, Composer/Kenji Miyazawa, Lyrics: “Yabureshi Shonen no Utaeru” for Four Sopranos (World Premiere)
Koto Mittsuhashi (Edited by Michio Miyagi): “Henkyoku Shochikubai”
D. Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 8 in C minor Op. 110
Chikako Yamanaka {No. 46}: Signal to Signalles for Orchestra (World Premiere)
P. Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35
S. Rachmanioff: Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor Op.18

*Works for which the rights cannot be settled cannot be distributed.

From the 26th Regular Concert

Kinichi Nakanoshima: “Higurashi” (Yamada-Style Koto/Shakuhachi)
Harue Matsuzaka: “Kaede no Hana” (Ikuta-Style Koto/Shakuhachi)
Rokuzaburo Kineya IV: “Kanjincho” (Nagauta and Nagauta Shamisen)
W. A. Mozart: “Spatzenmesse” KV.220 (196b) Mass in C-Minor
A. Dvorak: Symphony No. 8 in G major, Op. 88

*Works for which the rights cannot be settled cannot be distributed.

From the 25th Regular Concert

Composed by Kengyo Yoshizawa: “Chidori no Kyoku” (Shakuhachi and Koto)
Mozart: From "Krönungs-Messe," KV 317 Mass in C-Major
3. Credo
Beethoven: From Symphony No. 2 in D major (Op. 36)
IV. Allegro molto

From the 24th Regular Concert

Composed by Kengyo Yoshizawa, with Additional Composition by Harue Matsuzawa [Ikuta Style]: “Aki no Kyoku” (Koto and Shakuhachi)
Brahms: From Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45
2. Denn alles Fleisch, es ist wie Gras
Mendelssohn: Symphony No.3 in A minor, Op. 56 “The Scottish”
Ⅰ. Andante con moto