8th SIJ Concert with Sumire Hirotsuru on August 3rd 2020


Sumire Hirotsuru, violin
Hideki Goto, piano
Junpei Niimi, baritone

General: 2,000 yen
Summer in JAPAN students: Free
(Ticket holders can watch the show until August 9th, 11:59pm JST)

Summer in JAPAN Classical Concert goes online this year!
SIJ co-founder Sumire Hirotsuru will be performing her first-ever online concert, welcoming two musicians based in her hometown Oita – Hideki Goto on piano & Jumpei Niimi on baritone.

The music selection includes her favorite solo violin repertoire, solo baritone classics, Japanese tunes and some violin-piano-baritone trio arrangements which are rarely put together.

Get your tickets now and watch the show on a favorite couch with your favorite drink, from anywhere in the world!

Syncopation シンコペーション / Fritz Kreisler
Die Forelle 鱒 / Franz Peter Schubert
Musica proibita 禁じられた音楽 / Stanislao Gastaldon
Oblivion 忘却 / Astor Piazzolla
Romanian Folk Dances ルーマニア民俗舞曲 / Béla Bartók

落葉松 (Larch) / 小林秀雄作曲・野上彰作詞
待ちぼうけ (Waiting in the Vain) / 山田耕筰作曲・北原白秋作詞
Meditation from Thais タイスの瞑想曲 / Jules Massenet
Csárdás チャルダッシュ / Vittorio Monti
いのちの歌 (Song of Life) / 村松崇継作曲・Miyabi作詞
Granada グラナダ / Agustin Lara

Runtime: 45 minutes