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Nov 23
Prokofiev, Lieutenant Kije
Prokofiev, Scythian Suite, Op.20
Prokofiev, Symphony no. 7 in C sharp minor, Op.131
Tugan Sokhiev, Conductor
Nov 23 mat, 25 mat, 28 mat
Verdi, La traviata
New National Theatre
Riccardo Frizza, Conductor
Vincent Boussard, Director, Costume Designer
Vincent Lemaire, Set Designer
Irina Lungu, Violetta Valéry
Antonio Poli, Alfredo Germont
Giovanni Meoni, Giorgio Germont
Yuka Kobayashi, Flora Bervoix
Keiroh Ohara, Gastone de Letorières
Shingo Sudo, Baron Douphol
Kyoko Moriyama, Annina
Tatsuhiko Kitagawa, Marquis d'Obigny
Yoshiyuki Shikano, Dr Grenvil
New National Theatre Chorus
Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra
Nov 23 mat

Festival Hall, Osaka

Subscription Concert No.513
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Mozart, Symphony no. 39 in E flat, K543
Mozart, Symphony no. 40 in G minor, K550
Mozart, Symphony no. 41 in C major "Jupiter", K551
Osaka Philharmonic Orchestra
Tadaaki Otaka, Conductor
Thu 23 Nov at 14:00

Symphony Hall, Osaka

The 288th Subscription Concert of Kansai Philharmonic Orchestra
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Franck, Violin Sonata in A major
Saint-Saëns, Piano concerto no. 2 in G minor, Op.22
Berlioz, Roman Carnival Overture, Op.9
Dukas, The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Kansai Philharmonic Orchestra
Augustin Dumay, Conductor
Yukio Yokoyama, Piano
Thu 23 Nov at 15:00

Toyonaka Municipal Cultural Arts Center, Toyonaka

Century Masterpiece Series Vol.4
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Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Beethoven, Symphony no. 7 in A major, Op.92
Japan Century Symphony Orchestra
Alan Buribayev, Conductor
Tatsuki Narita, Violin
Fri 24 Nov at 18:45

Shirakawa Hall, Nagoya

The 158th Subscription Concert
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Glinka, Ruslan and Lyudmila
Prokofiev, Violin Concerto no. 2 in G minor, Op.63
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Central Aichi Symphony Orchestra
Leoš Svárovský, Conductor
Andrey Baranov, Violin
Fri 24 Nov at 19:00
Sir Simon Rattle conducts the Berliner Philharmoniker
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Strauss R., Don Juan, symphonic poem, Op.20
Bartók, Piano Concerto no. 2 in G major, Sz 95
Brahms, Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op.98
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Berliner Philharmoniker
Yuja Wang, Piano
Fri 24 Nov at 19:00

Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall, Tokyo

The 45th anniversary of the normalization of diplomatic relations between Japan and China Special Concert
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Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op.18
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra
Lü Jia, Conductor
Sergio Baietta, Piano
Fri 24 Nov at 19:30

Oji Hall, Tokyo

Mark Padmore & Paul Lewis
Schumann, Liederkreis, Op.24
Brahms, Es liebt sich so lieblich im Lenze! - Love is so Delightful in the Spring! , Op.71 no.1
Brahms, Sommerabend - Summer Evening , Op.85 no.1
Brahms, Mondenschein - Moonlight , Op.85 no.2
Brahms, Es schauen die Blumen (Flowers Look), Op.96 no.3
Brahms, Meerfahrt, Op.96 no.4
Brahms, Der Tod, das ist die kühle Nacht, (Death is the Cool Night), Op.96 no.1
Schubert, An den Mond "Füllest wieder Busch und Tal" (Goethe) 2, D.296
Schubert, Meeres Stille (Goethe), D.216
Schubert, Harfenspieler I - Wer sich der Einsamkeit ergibt, D.478
Schubert, Harfenspieler II - An die Turen will ich schleichen, in A minor, D.479
Schubert, Harfenspieler III - Wer nie sein Brot mich Tranen ass, in A minor, D.480
Schubert, An Schwager Kronos (Goethe), D.369
Wolf, Goethe-lieder: no. 11 Der Rattenfänger
Wolf, Blumengruß
Wolf, Gleich und gleich
Wolf, Goethe-Lieder: Phänomen, no.32
Wolf, Anakreons Grab
Wolf, Ob der Koran von Ewigkeit sei?
Wolf, Trunken müssen wir alle sein!
Wolf, So lang man nüchtern ist
Wolf, Sie haben wegen der Trunkenheit
Wolf, Was in der Schenke waren heute
Mark Padmore, Tenor
Paul Lewis, Piano
Nov 25 mat, 26 mat
Meguri: Teeming Sea, Tranquil Land (Ushio Amagatsu)
Sankai Juku
Ushio Amagatsu, Director, Set Designer
Nov 25 mat, 26 mat

Kyoto Concert Hall: Main Hall, Kyoto

The 618th Subscription Concert of the Kyoto Symphony Orchestra
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Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Adams, Harmonielehre
Kyoto Symphony Orchestra
Tatsuya Shimono, Conductor
Anna Fedorova, Piano
Sat 25 Nov at 14:00

Tiara Koto, Tokyo

Subscription Concert No. 51
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Grofe, Mississippi Suite
Williams, Film music from Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone: Hedwig's theme
Williams, Film music from Star Wars: suite
Tokyo City Philharmonic Orchestra
Kurita Hirohumi, Conductor
Gen Okuda, Piano
Sat 25 Nov at 14:00
Sir Simon Rattle conducts the Berliner Philharmoniker
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Stravinsky, Petrushka Suite (1947 version)
Chin, New Work (Commissioned by the Berliner Philharmoniker)
Rachmaninov, Symphony no. 3 in A minor, Op.44
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sat 25 Nov at 18:00

Minato Mirai Hall, Yokohama

332nd Yokohama Subscription Concert
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Smetana, Die verkaufte Braut: ouverture
Dvořák, Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.53
Bartók, Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116
Japan Philharmonic Orchestra
Pietari Inkinen, Conductor
Sayaka Chiba, Violin
Sat 25 Nov at 18:45

Gunma Music Centre, Takasaki

The 533r Subscription Concert
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Rossini, William Tell: overture
Rota, Divertimento Concertante for double Bass and Orchestra
Brahms, Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op.98
Gunma Symphony Orchestra
Nabil Shehata, Conductor, Double Bass
Sun 26 Nov at 15:00

Minato Mirai Hall, Yokohama

Vienna Symphony in Japan
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Beethoven, Symphony no. 5 in C minor, Op.67
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Philippe Jordan, Conductor
Sun 26 Nov at 15:30

Bunkamura, Orchard Hall, Tokyo

The 96th Subscription Concert at Orchard Hall
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Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition: suite
Darrell Ang, Conductor
Gerhard Oppitz, Piano
Mon 27 Nov at 19:00

Acros Fukuoka Symphony Hall, Fukuoka

Vienna Symphony in Japan
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Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Philippe Jordan, Conductor
Daishin Kashimoto, Violin
Tue 28 Nov at 18:45

Shimin Kaikan, Nagoya

Vienna Symphony in Japan
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Beethoven, Symphony no. 5 in C minor, Op.67
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Philippe Jordan, Conductor
Wed 29 Nov at 19:00

Harmony Hall, Fukui

Vienna Symphony in Japan
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Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Philippe Jordan, Conductor
Daishin Kashimoto, Violin
Wed 29 Nov at 19:00

Oji Hall, Tokyo

Paul Lewis Piano Recital
Haydn, Piano Sonata in C major, Hob XVI:50
Beethoven, Six Bagatelles for piano, Op.126
Brahms, Six Piano Pieces (Klavierstücke), Op.118
Haydn, Piano Sonata in G major, Hob XVI:40
Paul Lewis, Piano
Nov 30, Dec 03 mat, 06 mat, 09 mat
Strauss R., Der Rosenkavalier
New National Theatre
Ulf Schirmer, Conductor
Jonathan Miller, Director
Isabella Bywater, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Ricarda Merbeth, Feldmarschallin
Jürgen Linn, Baron Ochs
Daniela Sindram, Octavian
Clemens Unterreiner, Herr von Faninal
Golda Schultz, Sophie
Michiko Sato, A milliner
Noriko Masuda, Marianne
Etsuko Kanoh, Annina
Hideyuki Aochi, A vendor of pets
Minoru Kamoshita, An innkeeper
Tadahiro Masujima, Fieldmarschallin's Major-Domo
Satoshi Mizuguchi, Italian Singer
Shingo Uchiyama, Valzacchi
Naoyuki Akitani, von Faninal's Major-Domo
Akira Hasegawa, Police inspector
New National Theatre Chorus
Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra
Thu 30 Nov at 14:00

Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre, Tokyo

Mozart, Bruch, Strauss
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Mozart, Symphony no. 35 in D major, "Haffner", K385
Bruch, Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.26
Strauss R., Don Juan, symphonic poem, Op.20
Strauss R., Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op.28
Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
Kazuhiro Koizumi, Conductor
Yuzuko Horigome, Violin
Thu 30 Nov at 19:00

Ishikawa Ongakudo: Concert Hall, Kanazawa

The 396th Subscription Concert
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Elgar, Chanson de Matin and Chanson de Nuit for small orchestra, Op.15
Birtwistle, Virelai (Sus une fontayne)
Delius, Complete incidental music to James Elroy Flecker's 'Hassan' (Intermezzo and Serenade)
Britten, Simple Symphony (for strings), Op.4
Beethoven, Symphony no. 7 in A major, Op.92
Orchestra Ensemble Kanazawa
David Atherton, Conductor
Thu 30 Nov at 19:00

Shirakawa Hall, Nagoya

Beethoven No.9 Special Concert
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Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Central Aichi Symphony Orchestra
Yoko Matsuo, Conductor
Hare Ito, Soprano
Ikuyo Tanida, Mezzo-soprano
Naoyuki Okada, Tenor
Takayuki Ito, Bass
Dec 01, 02 mat

Kitara Concert Hall, Sapporo

SSO The 605th Subscription Concert
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Bach, Christmas Oratorio (Weihnachtsoratorium), BWV248 (Cantata Nos.1, 2, 5 and 6)
Sapporo Symphony Orchestra
Max Pommer, Conductor
Michiko Hariu, Soprano
Akiko Tomioka, Mezzo-soprano
Makoto Sakurada, Tenor
Kazunori Kubo, Bass
Sapporo Symphony Chorus
Fri 1 Dec at 19:00
Vienna Symphony in Japan
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Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Philippe Jordan, Conductor
Daishin Kashimoto, Violin
Sat 2 Dec at 13:30 and 17:00

Symphony Hall, Osaka

The 99th Famous Classics Program Concert
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Ravel, Mother Goose Suite (Ma Mère l'Oye)
Stravinsky, The Firebird: Suite
Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a
Osaka Symphony Orchestra
Paul Murphy, Conductor
Dec 02, 03 mat

NHK Hall, Tokyo

The 80th Anniversary of Ravel's Death
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Ravel, Menuet antique
Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin: Suite
Ravel, Piano Concerto in D major for the left hand
Ravel, Miroirs: Alborada del gracioso
Ravel, Rapsodie espagnole
Ravel, Boléro
Charles Dutoit, Conductor
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Piano
Sat 2 Dec at 14:00

Minato Mirai Hall, Yokohama

Subscription Concert
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Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade, symphonic suite, Op.35
Kanagawa Philharmonic Orchestra
Kentaro Kawase, Conductor
Sat 2 Dec at 14:00

Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre, Tokyo

Saturday Matinée Series No. 201
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Bernstein, Candide: overture
Turnage, Concerto for Drum set and orchestra (Japan Première)
Gershwin, An American in Paris
Ravel, Boléro
Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra
Diego Matheuz, Conductor
Peter Erskine, Percussion
Sat 2 Dec at 14:00

Hyogo Performing Arts Center, Nishinomiya

Vienna Symphony in Japan
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Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Philippe Jordan, Conductor
Daishin Kashimoto, Violin
Sat 2 Dec at 18:00
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra Subscription Concert No. 656
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Ligeti, Horn Concerto "Hamburgisches Konzert"
Schumann, Konzertstück for four horns and orchestra, Op.86
Beethoven, Symphony no. 3 in E flat major "Eroica", Op.55
Jonathan Nott, Conductor
German HornSound, French horn
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
Sun 3 Dec at 14:00
Vienna Symphony in Japan
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Beethoven, Symphony no. 5 in C minor, Op.67
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Philippe Jordan, Conductor
Sun 3 Dec at 14:00

Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre, Tokyo

Sunday Matinée Series No. 201
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Bernstein, Candide: overture
Turnage, Concerto for Drum set and orchestra (Japan Première)
Gershwin, An American in Paris
Ravel, Boléro
Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra
Diego Matheuz, Conductor
Peter Erskine, Percussion
Dec 08, 09

NTK Hall Forest Hall, Nagoya

The 452nd Subscription Concert
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Pärt, La Sindone
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 20 in D minor, K466
Brahms, Symphony no. 3 in F major, Op.90
Nagoya Philharmonic Orchestra
Tatsuya Shimono, Conductor
Jan Lisiecki, Piano
Dec 08, 09 mat

NHK Hall, Tokyo

Stravinsky and Saint-Saëns
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Stravinsky, Scherzo fantastique, Op.3
Saint-Saëns, Piano concerto no. 5 in F major, "Egyptian," Op.103
Stravinsky, The Firebird
Charles Dutoit, Conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Piano
Fri 8 Dec at 19:00

Symphony Hall, Osaka

The 214th Subscription Concert
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Schumann, Overture, Scherzo and Finale in E major, Op.52
Koussevitzky, Concerto for Double Bass, Op.3
Schumann, Symphony no. 4 in D minor, Op.120
Osaka Symphony Orchestra
Derrick Inouye, Conductor
Edicson Ruiz, Double Bass
Fri 8 Dec at 19:00

Izumi Hall, Osaka

Subscription Concert in Izumi No.37 Haydn Marathon
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Haydn, Symphony no. 41 in C major
Albrechtsberger, Partita in F major
Haydn, Symphony no. 52 in C minor
Haydn, Symphony no. 43 in E flat "Mercury"
Japan Century Symphony Orchestra
Norichika Iimori, Conductor
Naoko Yoshino, Harp
Sat 9 Dec at 14:00

Hyogo Performing Arts Center, Nishinomiya

Gabrieli, Benedictus es Dominus
Bach, Brandenburg Concerto no. 6 in B flat major, BWV1051
Gershwin, An American in Paris
Noris, Günther, Cha Cha, Cuba Libre
Hyogo Performing Arts Centre Orchestra
Andre Anri, Trumpet
Sun 10 Dec at 14:00

Aya General Cultural Center Hall Ilex, Marugame

Beethoven Symphony No. 9 in Marugame
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Beethoven, Egmont, Op.84: Overture
Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Seto Philharmonic Orchestra
Hakaru Matsuoka, Conductor
Ayaka Miyake, Soprano
Chiharu Nakazima, Mezzo-soprano
Yoshimi Yoshiteru, Tenor
Ryosuke Ushino, Baritone
Sun 10 Dec at 15:00

Muza Kawasaki Symphony Hall, Kawasaki

Don Giovanni
Mozart, Don Giovanni (concert style)
Jonathan Nott, Conductor
Laura Aikin, Donna Anna
Angel Blue, Donna Elvira
Carolina Ullrich, Zerlina
Michael Nagy, Don Giovanni
Shenyang, Leporello
Andrew Staples, Don Ottavio
Krešimir Stražanac, Masetto
Liang Li, The Commendatore
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
Mon 11 Dec at 19:00

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan: Main Hall, Tokyo

Dvořák, Martinů, Brahms
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Dvořák, Othello: Overture, Op.93
Martinů, Symphony no. 2, H 295
Brahms, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.73
Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
Jakub Hrůša, Conductor
Dec 13, 14
Haydn, Hosokawa, Mendelssohn
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Haydn, Symphony No. 85 in B flat major "La Reine"
Hosokawa, Klage
Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 3 in A minor, "Scottish", Op.56
Charles Dutoit, Conductor
Anna Prohaska, Soprano
Dec 13, 14

NTK Hall Forest Hall, Nagoya

The 59th Famous Works Series "Beethoven Zyklus IV"
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Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Nagoya Philharmonic Orchestra
Kazuhiro Koizumi, Conductor
Shigeko Hata, Soprano
Akiko Tomioka, Alto
Keiroh Ohara, Tenor
Kei Yonashiro, Baritone
Aichi Chorus League
Wed 13 Dec at 19:00

Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall, Tokyo

The Concert at Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall
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Akutagawa, Triptyque
Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Gunma Symphony Orchestra
Naoto Otomo, Conductor
Tatsuki Narita, Violin
Dec 16 mat, eve, 17 mat, 20 mat, 22, 23 mat, eve, 24 mat
Cinderella (Sir Frederick Ashton)
The National Ballet of Japan
Martin Yates, Conductor
Wendy Ellis Somes, Director
David Walker [set designer], Set Designer, Costume Designer
Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra
Dec 16 mat, 17 mat

Kitara Concert Hall, Sapporo

Beethoven's 9th Symphony
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Mozart, Symphony no. 9 in C, 9, K73
Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Sapporo Symphony Orchestra
Junichi Hirokami, Conductor
Eri Nakamura, Soprano
Ikuko Nakajima, Mezzo-soprano
Hiroyuki Yoshida, Tenor
Eijiro Kai, Baritone
Sapporo Symphony Chorus
Sat 16 Dec at 14:00

Shimizu Cultural Center Marinato, Shizuoka City

76th Subscription Concert
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Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Shizuoka Symphony Orchestra
Yasuo Shinozaki, Conductor
Miwako Handa, Soprano
Kazuko Nagai, Alto
Osamu Igarashi, Tenor
Hiroaki Otsuka, Bass
Sat 16 Dec at 14:30

Symphony Hall, Osaka

Beethoven 9th Symphony Concert
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Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Kansai Philharmonic Orchestra
Keiko Mitsuhashi, Conductor
Keiko Yokoyama, Soprano
Mutsumi Taniguchi, Mezzo-soprano
Jun Suzuki, Tenor
Koji Yamashita, Baritone
Tanabe "9th Symphony" Choir