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Masterpiece Performances of NHK Symphony Orchestra to be Aired and Transmitted to the World from NHK WORLD-JAPAN

ConcertsNov 28, 2022

Some of the finest selections of the NHK Symphony Orchestra’s performances conducted by world’s foremost conductors are to be broadcast and transmitted on-line this winter again from NHK WORLD-JAPAN, the English-language international broadcasting channel of NHK. Collaborations with the most prominent maestros – Wolfgang Sawallisch, Christoph Eschenbach, and Fabio Luisi - and the NHK Symphony Orchestra will be transmitted worldwide.

The programs are available worldwide via satellite broadcasting, cable television, or IPTV, and the live streaming on the NHK WORLD-JAPAN’s website. You can also enjoy On Demand service on the website for three months after the broadcast. (Free of charge)

We hope you enjoy the programs.

Title of the program: Masterpieces performed by NHK Symphony Orchestra VIII

Program presenter : Miki Yamamoto (Caster / NHK WORLD-JAPAN )

Broadcast schedule and programs: Four times each day at 9:10am, 3:10pm, 9:10pm & 3:10am on the following day (JST) (duration: 49 minutes)

Saturday, December 3
Wolfgang Sawallisch, conductor
Brahms / Symphony No.1 C Minor Op. 68
Recorded on November 3, 2004 at Suntory Hall

Saturday, December 10
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Brahms / Symphony No.4 E Minor Op. 98
Recorded on October 25, 2017 at Suntory Hall

Saturday, December 17
Fabio Luisi, conductor
Brahms / Symphony No.2 D Major Op. 73
Recorded on September 21, 2022 at Suntory Hall

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Live & Programs
On Demand

NHK WORLD-JAPAN, an English-language television channel, is distributed via live-streaming 24 hours a day at the same time as the TV broadcast. You can access from "Live & Programs". On-demand service of already broadcast programs is accessible from "On Demand" page. (Transmission / free of charge)

By simply launching a free dedicated application, you can watch NHK WORLD-JAPAN, NHK's English-language television channel, via live-streaming or on-demand on your smartphone or tablet device wherever you are. With a Wi-Fi connection, you can enjoy on Apple TV or Amazon Fire TV by connecting your device and downloading the application.

You can watch programs on local satellite stations, cable TV and IPTV. You can also receive programs directly from Intelsat satellites.
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