Carnegie Hall Presents

Japan’s Great Orchestras I

Series Events

Wednesday, December 15, 2010 | 8 PM
Saito Kinen Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage


  • Kifu Mitsuhashi, Shakuhachi
  • Saito Kinen Orchestra
    Seiji Ozawa, Music Director and Conductor
  • Tatsuya Shimono, Conductor
  • Yukio Tanaka, Biwa


  • TORU TAKEMITSU November Steps for Biwa, Shakuhachi, and Orchestra
  • BERLIOZ Symphonie fantastique

  • Program is approximately 1 hour, 40 minutes, including one intermission
Berlioz Symphonie fantastique, Op.14 (IV. Marche au supplice. Allegretto non troppo)
Boston Symphony Orchestra / Seiji Ozawa
Deutsche Grammophon Galleria
Monday, March 21, 2011 | 8 PM
NHK Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage


  • Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Soprano
  • NHK Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo
    André Previn, Principal Guest Conductor


  • R. STRAUSS Four Last Songs
  • PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 5
Prokofiev Symphony No. 5 (I. Andante)
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle
EMI Classics
Friday, April 1, 2011 | 8 PM
Cancelled: Seiji Ozawa Ongaku-Juku
Seiji Ozawa Music Academy Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

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