top of page

Wed, Apr 15

|

Toyosu Cultural Center (Toyosu Civic Center Hall)

Chamber Choir Nissho 27th Subscription Concert

For the Tokyo Olympics Wednesday, April 15, 2020 Start: 19: 00 ~ (Open 18: 30 ~) Toyosu Cultural Center Civic Center Hall Appearance Conductor: Shigeru Yamazaki Piano: Hiroshi Matsumoto Chorus: Chamber Choir Daily Chorus Songs / Performances "1964 work" * Olympic Hymn (Japanese version) * Excerpt from the mixed chorus suite "Ascension" composed by Yoshinao Nakada * Excerpt from "Twilight", a mixed chorus suite composed by Kan Ishii * All songs of the mixed voice chorus suite "Mizu no Life" composed by Saburo Takata (premiered in 1964) 《2020 work》 * Arranged by Kentaro Shuto (published in 2019) All mixed choirs and female choirs (premiere) * Composed by Kentaro Shuto New work commissioned by Nissho "Kimi ga Dai Fantasia" (tentative title)

お申し込みの受付は終了しました。
他のイベントを見る
Chamber Choir Nissho 27th Subscription Concert
Chamber Choir Nissho 27th Subscription Concert

Time & Location

Apr 15, 2020, 7:00 PM

Toyosu Cultural Center (Toyosu Civic Center Hall), Japan, 2-2-18 Toyosu, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-0061

About the event

From Tokyo 1964 to 2020-Towards the Olympics "

Before the second Tokyo Olympics in 2020, experience the changes, transitions, and developments from 1964 to 2020, the year of the previous Tokyo Olympics, through music. Japan's first professional chamber choir, the Japan Chorus Association (Japanese Chorus) was founded in 1963. The following year, the year 1964, when the Tokyo Olympics were held, was the year when the timeless masterpiece "Water Life" in the chorus world was premiered by Japanese chorus, and it was also a memorable year when the Japanese chorus world opened up a new era. be. Like the capital city of Tokyo, which developed at a rapid pace after the Tokyo Olympics, the chorus world has since developed significantly and continues to this day. Three chorus songs from 1964 and a new work "Kimi ga Dai Fantastic Song" commissioned by young composer Kentaro Shuto, who will be active in 2020, will feature "World Travel with Glittering Stars" focusing on the music of each country participating in the Olympic Games. In addition, we will follow the music scene of the year when the Tokyo Olympics were held twice.

For the Tokyo Olympics

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Start: 19: 00 ~ (Open 18: 30 ~)

Toyosu Cultural Center Civic Center Hall

Appearance

Conductor: Shigeru Yamazaki

Piano: Hiroshi Matsumoto

Chorus: Chamber Choir Daily Chorus

Songs / Performances

"1964 work"

* Olympic Hymn (Japanese version)  

* Excerpt from the mixed chorus suite "Ascension" composed by Yoshinao Nakada

* Excerpt from "Twilight", a mixed chorus suite composed by Kan Ishii

* All songs of the mixed voice chorus suite "Mizu no Life" composed by Saburo Takata (premiered in 1964)

《2020 work》

* Arranged by Kentaro Shuto (published in 2019) All mixed choirs and female choirs (premiere)

* Composed by Kentaro Shuto New work commissioned by Nissho "Kimi ga Dai Fantasia" (tentative title)

Share this event

bottom of page