5th SIJ Concert is today, August 7th 18:30~@Otono izumi Hall


American top college students gather in Oita city!

Talented students from Harvard University, Stanford University and the Juilliard School are going to perform at the 5th SIJ concert today, August 7th at Otono Izumi Hall of iichiko Sougou Bunka Center in Oita City.

In the absence of typhoon signal warnings, the concert will be held as scheduled: reception will start from 18:30 and the concert will begin at 19:00. 

This year, 5th Summer in JAPAN welcomes not only instructors from Harvard University but also talented musicians from the Juilliard School of Music in New York (ranked 1st place in the world for music school) for 5th SIJ concert.

Here’s a part of the program:

String Quartet No. 38 Hokei Mao “Joke” Op.33-2 Fourth movement / Haydn
String Quartet No. 14 in D minor “Death and the Maiden” 1st and 4th movement / F. Schubert

“Primavera Portena” from the Four Seasons / A. Piazzolla
Smells like Teen Spirit   ––  Nirvana / arr. Two Cellos

You can purchase concert tickets at the Otono Izumi Hall of iichiko Sougou Bunka Centre.

(photo: SIJ Oita Team USA and the Ansonia Quartet of the Juilliard School with Mari SIJ president and Moriaki Team Oita leader)