September 2020

G. Bizet: Opera "Carmen" (concert style) by Paavo Järvi & NHKSO (Cancelled)

Thursday, September 3, 2020 3:00p.m.

Bunkamura Orchard Hall

Paavo Järvi, conductor
Carmen:Valduhi Abrahmyan
Don José:Azer Zada
Micaëla:Golda Schultz
Escamillo:Alexander Vinogradov
New National Theatre Chorus, chorus
Suginami Junior Chorus, children's chorus

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  • Bizet / "Carmen," opera (concert style)

G. Bizet: Opera "Carmen" (concert style) by Paavo Järvi & NHKSO (Cancelled)

Sunday, September 6, 2020 2:00p.m.

Bunkamura Orchard Hall

Paavo Järvi, conductor
Carmen:Valduhi Abrahmyan
Don José:Azer Zada
Micaëla:Golda Schultz
Escamillo:Alexander Vinogradov
New National Theatre Chorus, chorus
Suginami Junior Chorus, children's chorus

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  • Bizet / "Carmen," opera (concert style)

No. 1945 Subscription (Program A) (Cancelled)

Saturday, September 12, 2020 6:00p.m.

NHK Hall  Access Seating chart

Paavo Järvi, conductor
Anna Larsson, mezzo soprano
New National Theatre Chorus, female chorus
NHK Tokyo Children Chorus, children’s chorus

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  • Mahler / Symphony No. 3 D Minor

No. 1945 Subscription (Program A) (Cancelled)

Sunday, September 13, 2020 3:00p.m.

NHK Hall  Access Seating chart

Paavo Järvi, conductor
Anna Larsson, mezzo soprano
New National Theatre Chorus, female chorus
NHK Tokyo Children Chorus, children’s chorus

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  • Mahler / Symphony No. 3 D Minor

NHK Symphony Orchestra September Concerts at Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre

Friday, September 18, 2020 7:00p.m.

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Junichi Hirokami, conductor
Kei Shirai (Guest Concertmaster of NHKSO), violin*

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What's New: Conductors and a program to be changed
(NHK Symphony Orchestra September Concerts at
NHK Hall & Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre)

  • Webern (Schwarz) / Langsamer Satz (String Orchestra Version)
  • R. Strauss / "Capriccio," opera Op. 85 – Sextet (String Orchestra Version)
  • R. Strauss / "Der Bürger als Edelmann," suite Op. 60*

No. 1946 Subscription (Program C) (Cancelled)

Friday, September 18, 2020 7:00p.m.

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Paavo Järvi, conductor
Olli Mustonen, piano

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  • Bartók / “The Miraculous Mandarin,” suite
  • Bartók / Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Bartók / Concerto for Orchestra

NHK Symphony Orchestra September Concerts at Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre

Saturday, September 19, 2020 2:00p.m.

Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre  Access Seating chart

Junichi Hirokami, conductor
Kei Shirai (Guest Concertmaster of NHKSO), violin*

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What's New: Conductors and a program to be changed
(NHK Symphony Orchestra September Concerts at
NHK Hall & Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre)

  • Webern (Schwarz) / Langsamer Satz (String Orchestra Version)
  • R. Strauss / "Capriccio," opera Op. 85 – Sextet (String Orchestra Version)
  • R. Strauss / "Der Bürger als Edelmann," suite Op. 60*

No. 1946 Subscription (Program C) (Cancelled)

Saturday, September 19, 2020 2:00p.m.

Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre  Access Seating chart

Paavo Järvi, conductor
Olli Mustonen, piano

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  • Bartók / “The Miraculous Mandarin,” suite
  • Bartók / Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Bartók / Concerto for Orchestra

NHK Symphony Orchestra September Concerts at Suntory Hall

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 7:00p.m.

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Tatsuya Shimono, conductor
Horn Section of NHKSO, horns
  Nobuaki Fukukawa
  Hitoshi Imai
  Yasushi Katsumata
  Naoki Ishiyama

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  • Schumann / Konzertstück for 4 Horns F Major Op. 86
  • Kodály (Shimono) / Miserere
  • Schumann / Symphony No. 4 D Minor Op. 120

No. 1947 Subscription (Program B) (Cancelled)

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 7:00p.m.

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Tatsuya Shimono, conductor
Horn Section of NHKSO, horns
  Nobuaki Fukukawa
  Hitoshi Imai
  Yasushi Katsumata
  Naoki Ishiyama

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  • Kodály / Shimono Miserere
  • Schumann / Symphony No. 4 D Minor Op. 120
  • Schumann / Konzertstück for 4 Horns F Major Op. 86
  • Kodály / Concerto for Orchestra

NHK Symphony Orchestra September Concerts at Suntory Hall

Thursday, September 24, 2020 7:00p.m.

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Tatsuya Shimono, conductor
Horn Section of NHKSO, horns
  Nobuaki Fukukawa
  Hitoshi Imai
  Yasushi Katsumata
  Naoki Ishiyama

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  • Schumann / Konzertstück for 4 Horns F Major Op. 86
  • Kodály (Shimono) / Miserere
  • Schumann / Symphony No. 4 D Minor Op. 120

No. 1947 Subscription (Program B) (Cancelled)

Thursday, September 24, 2020 7:00p.m.

Suntory Hall  Access Seating chart

Tatsuya Shimono, conductor
Horn Section of NHKSO, horns
  Nobuaki Fukukawa
  Hitoshi Imai
  Yasushi Katsumata
  Naoki Ishiyama

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  • Kodály / Shimono / Miserere
  • Schumann / Symphony No. 4 D Minor Op. 120
  • Schumann / Konzertstück for 4 Horns F Major Op. 86
  • Kodály / Concerto for Orchestra

NHKSO Concert in Kariya

Saturday, September 26, 2020 3:00p.m.

Kariya Cultural Center Main hall  Access 

Tatsuya Shimono, conductor
Horn Section of NHKSO, horns
  Nobuaki Fukukawa
  Hitoshi Imai
  Yasushi Katsumata
  Naoki Ishiyama

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  • Schumann / Konzertstück for 4 Horns F Major Op. 86
  • Kodály (Shimono) / Miserere
  • Schumann / Symphony No. 4 D Minor Op. 120