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Place : Tokyo Opera City (Concert Hall), Tokyo
Starts: 18:30 Ends: 21:00 (planned)

Nippon Life Insurance Company presents :
Concert to support the Pinocchio Project
Orchestra Concert
Reserved seats only.
[ GS:22,000, S:18,000, A:12,000, B:8,000, Youth:4,000] (yen)
(Youth seats apply to 1st graders to those aged 22. ID to be checked)
[Artists]
Martha Argerich (piano), Min Chung (conductor), Mischa Maisky (cello), William Chiquito (violin),
Tokyo College of Music Orchestra Academy
[Program (planned)]
H. Berlioz: Overture "Roman Carnival," op.9
Min Chung (conductor), William Chiquito (violin), Tokyo College of Music Orchestra Academy

R. Schumann: Piano Concerto in a minor, op.54
Martha Argerich (piano), Min Chung (conductor), William Chiquito (violin), Tokyo College of Music Orchestra Academy

R. Schumann: Fantasy Pieces, op.73
Martha Argerich (piano), Mischa Maisky (cello)

Break 20 minutes.

J. Brahms: Symphony No.1 in c minor, op.68
Min Chung (conductor), William Chiquito (violin), Tokyo College of Music Orchestra Academy

* There will be no concerto performance by Mischa Maisky.
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Place : B-Con Plaza (Philharmonia Hall), Beppu
Starts: 18:00 Ends: 20:00 (planned)

" Culture City of East Asia 2022. Oita " project-related
Chamber Music Concert
Reserved seats only.
[ GS:16,000, S:14,000, A:11,000, B:7,000, Youth:3,000] (yen)
(Youth seats apply to 1st graders to those aged 22. ID to be checked)
[Artists]
Martha Argerich (piano), Shimizu Takashi (violin), Kurihara Issei (violin), Komine Koichi (viora),
Tsujimoto Rei (cello), Miura Kazuma (bandoneon)
[Program (planned)]
J.-M. Leclair: Sonata for two violins in C major op.3-3
J. S. Bach: Partita No.2 in c minor, BWV826
or R. Schumann: Kinderszenen, op.15 (piano: Martha Argerich)
R. Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat major, op.44
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Place : Heiwa Shimin Koen Noh Theater, Oita
Starts: 19:00 Ends: 20:00 (planned)

Pinocchio Concert - Concert nurturing adults and children
Reserved seats only: 6,000(yen)
[Artists]
Martha Argerich (piano), Ito Kyoko (piano)
J.S. Bach: "Gavottes" from English Suite No.3 in g minor, BWV808*
D. Scarlatti: Sonata in d minor, K.141=L.422*
W. A. Mozart: Andante and 5 Variations in G major, K.501
C. Debussy: "Petite Suite" for piano four hands
(*piano: Martha Argerich)
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Place: iichiko Culture Center (iichiko Grand Theater), Oita
Starts: 15:00 Ends: 17:00 (planned)

Chamber Music Concert
Reserved seats only.
[ GS:16,000, S:14,000, A:11,000, B:7,000, Youth:3,000] (yen)
(Youth seats apply to 1st graders to those aged 22. ID to be checked)
[Artists]
Martha Argerich (piano), Omiya Rintaro (violin), Sakaguchi Gentaro (viora), Ichi Hiroya (cello)
[Program (planned)]
J. S. Bach: Goldberg Variations in G major BWV988 The first half [String Trio version by Dmitry Sitkovetsky]
Omiya Rintaro (violin), Sakaguchi Gentaro (viora), Ichi Hiroya (cello)

J. S. Bach: Partita No.2 in c minor, BWV826
or R. Schumann: Kinderszenen, op.15 (piano: Martha Argerich)

Break 20 minutes.

J. S. Bach: Goldberg Variations in G major BWV988 The second half [String Trio version by Dmitry Sitkovetsky]
Omiya Rintaro (violin), Sakaguchi Gentaro (viora), Ichi Hiroya (cello)

L.v. Beethoven: Piano Quartet No. 3 in C major, WoO 36-3
Martha Argerich (piano), Omiya Rintaro (violin), Sakaguchi Gentaro (viora), Ichi Hiroya (cello)

After the performance, the ceremony
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Place: B-Con Plaza(Philharmonia Hall), Beppu
Starts: 14:00

Concert by Young Musicians of Oita Prefecture
Free entrance ticket is necessary.
*Free entrance tickets will be available from major ticket agencies in Beppu and Oita starting March 12th (Sat.) or from the Secretariat of Argerich Arts Foundation starting March 14th (Mon.).
[Artists]
Eto Riko (viola), Kawamoto Taiki (piano), Kurata Rino (violin), Shimizu Nonoka (soprano),
Takita Maho (piano), Tanaka Mika (piano), Hamada Toshitaka (violin), Maeno Ryoko (piano),
Maki Hinata(soprano), Masuda Mion (piano)





Place : Shiiki presents Argerich's Haus (Salon), Beppu
Starts: 15:00

Musicians soaring on the international scene Vol.8
Kamei Masaya Piano Recital
Reserved seats only.[ 4,000 ] (yen)
[Artist] Kamei Masaya (piano)
[Program (planned)]
L.v. Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.21 in C major op.53 "Waldstein"
S. Rachmaninov: Piano Sonata No.2 in b-flat minor op.36 (1931version)
F. Liszt: Études d'exécution transcendante No.4 "Mazeppa" S.139/4 R.2b
M. Ravel: Gaspard de la nuit
M.A. Balakirev: Oriental Fantasy "Islamey"
Tickets sold out



Place : Shiiki presents Argerich's Haus (Salon), Beppu
Starts: 15:00

Commemorating the establishment of "Martha Argerich Day" - "Celebrating the birthday of Martha Argerich"
Musicians soaring on the international scene Vol. 9
Yamagata Miki & Tani Akito Joint Piano Recital
Reserved seats only.[ 4,000 ] (yen)
[Artists] Yamagata Miki (piano), Tani Akito (piano)
[program(planned) - Yamagata Miki]
Taki Rentaro: Nenuet
W.A. Mozart : 12 Variations on the French Song "Ah, vous dirai-je, maman" in C major, K.265/K6.300e
C. Franck: Prelude, Chorale and Fugue in b minor, M.21
A. Bruckner : Fantasia in G major, WAB118
F. Schubert : Piano Sonata No.18 in G major "Fantasy," op.78, D894

[program(planned) - Tani Akito]
R. Schumann: Fantasia in C major, op.17
P.I. Tchaikovsky: "Octorber - Autumn song" from "The Seasons," op.37a
F. Kreisler (ed. S. Rachmaninov): "Love's Sorrow"
S. Rachmaninov: Piano Sonata No.2 in b-flat minor, op.36 (1931version)
The order of performances at the Joint Piano Concert has not been finalized yet.
Tickets sold out



Place : Shiiki presents Argerich's Haus (Salon), Beppu
Starts: 15:00

Musicians soaring on the international scene Vol.7
Miura Kenji Piano Recital
Reserved seats only.[ 4,000 ] (yen)
[Artists] Miura kenji (piano)
[Program (planned)]
J.S.Bach : Konzert d-Moll BWV974
F.J.Haydn : Klaviersonate Nr.50 D-Dur op.30-3 Hob.XVI:37
J.S.Bach : Fantasie und Fuge a-Moll BWV904
F.Mendelsshon : Variations sérieuses d-Moll op.54 Ct156
J.S.Bach : Italienisches Konzert f-Dur BWV971
F.Liszt : Isoldes liebestod (R.Wagner) S.447 R.280
I.Stravinsky : Trois Mouvements de Pétrouchka
Tickets sold out





Notes:

* Ticket fees include taxes. (Unit: yen)

* The schedule, artists and programs are subject to change, but the admission fee will not be refunded except if the concert is cancelled.

* The ticket once purchased cannot be refunded or exchanged.

* Children not yet of elementary school age cannot attend the concerts.

* Please obtain the exchange ticket for a Youth seat (for 1st graders to those aged 22). With the exchange ticket, you can get an admission ticket from two hours before the concert on the concert day. Please bring your student ID when exchanging the tickets.

* For inquiries and ticket purchase for wheelchair users and their attendants, please contact the Secretariat of Argerich Arts Foundation (0977-27-2299)

* The resale or attempted resale of any ticket for more than the original purchase price stated or the resale of tickets by auction or by internet auction is strictly prohibited.

* No tickets purchased may be resold or offered for resale to a third party for commercial purposes. We are not responsible for any trouble concerning tickets.

* The concerts will be filmed by cameras and reported by various media. Please note that the scenes of the concert venues and the inside of the halls may be broadcast, delivered or posted on TV, newspapers, magazines, websites, social media or DVDs.




"Culture City of East Asia 2022. Oita" Opening Events
Exchange event : Place : B-Con Plaza (Convention Hall), Beppu
Starts: 10:30
Opening ceremony : Place : B-Con Plaza (Philharmonia Hall), Beppu
Starts: 14:00

Exchange event
Place: B-Con Plaza (Convention Hall), Beppu Starts: 10:30
Event series by arts organizations in Japan, China and Korea
[Artists]
Miura Kazuma (bandoneon), Verus String Quartet
Booths introducing member cities / Booths by municipalities / Culture experience area/Booths to introduce food cultures
Opening ceremony
Place : B-Con Plaza (Philharmonia Hall), Beppu Starts: 14:00
Greetings from the organizer and cities in China and Korea/ Declaration of opening
Commemorative performance for the opening of the project
Starts: 15:00 Ends: 15:15 (planned)
Artists
Martha Argerich (piano), Shimizu Takashi (violin), Kurihara Issei (violin), Komine Koichi (viora), Tsujimoto Rei (cello)
Program (planned)
R. Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat major, op. 44 first movement
Organized by: Japanese Government Agency for Cultural Affairs, Oita Prefecture, " Culture City of East Asia 2022. Oita" Executive Committee





*Neither concert is sponsored by Argerich Arts Foundation.
We do not sell tickets for these concerts.


Place:
Concert Hall ATM,
Art Tower Mito (Mito, Ibaraki)
Starts: 19:00

Jointly produced by the Mito Chamber Orchestra and the Beppu Argerich Music Festival
Mito Chamber Orchestra the 109th Regular Concert
[Artists]
[ Part:1] Radek Baborak (conductor), Mito Chamber Orchestra
[ Part:2] Martha Argerich (piano), Mito Chamber Orchestra
[Program (planned)]
[ Part 1 ]
L. v. Beethoven: Egmont Overture, op. 84
J. Brahms: Serenade No. 2 in A major, op. 16
[ Part 2 ]
R. Schumann : Piano Concerto a minor, op.54
Organizer: Mito Arts Foundation
For details, click here




Place: Concert Hall, Takasaki City Theater (Takasaki, Gunma)
Time being arranged

Mischa Maisky & Verus String Quartet
[Artists]
Mischa Maisky (cello), Verus String Quartet
[Program (planned)]
J. S. Bach: Suite for Unaccompanied Cello No.1 in G major, BWV.1007(cello: Mischa Maisky)
L. Boccherini: Cello Concerto No.6 in D major, G.479
F. Schubert: String Quintet in C major, op.163 D956
Organizer: Takasaki City Theater




Place: Arkas SASEBO (Sasebo City, Nagasaki Prefecture)
Starts: 11:30

Miura Kazuma Bandoneon Recital
[Artists]
Miura Kazuma (Bandoneon), Takahashi Yusuke (piano)
[Program (planned)]
A. Piazzolla: Libertango
G. Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
and others
Organizer: Arkas SASEBOr
For details, click here (in Japanese)




Place: MOA Museum of Art, NOGAKUDO (Atami city, Shizuoka)
Starts: 16:00

Atamiza Martha Argerich & Otsuki Bunzo Special Concert
[Artists]
Martha Argerich (piano), Otsuki Bunzo (Noh actor of Shite-kata Kanze school),
Tatsumi Manjiro (Noh actor of Shite-kata Hosho school),, Omiya Rintaro (violin),
Sakaguchi Gentaro (viora), Ichi Hiroya (cello)
[Program (planned)]
J. S. Bach: Partita No.2 in c minor, BWV826 (piano Martha Argerich & Noh dance)
L. v. Beethoven: Piano Quartet No. 3 in C major, WoO 36-3
and others
Organizer: MOA Museum of Art
For details, click here (in Japanese)





Place : Taketa City Cultural Hall "Glanz Taketa" Rentaro Hall (Taketa City)
Doors: 13:00 Starts: 14:00
This concert has ended.

The 22nd MUSIC FESTIVAL
Argerich's Meeting Point in Beppu Community Concert in Taketa
Kawakubo Tamaki & Endo Mari & Yamanaka Atsushi Afternoon with Chamber Music
[Artists]
Kawakubo Tamaki (violin), Endo Mari (cello), Yamanaka Atsushi (piano)



Place : Hita City Culture Hall " Patria Hita " (Hita City)
Doors: 13:00 Start:14:00
This concert has ended.

The 22nd MUSIC FESTIVAL
Argerich's Meeting Point in Beppu Community Concert in Hita
Ueno Kohei & Yamanaka Atsushi Duo Recital
[Artists]
Ueno Kohei (saxophone), Yamanaka Atsushi (piano)



Place : Bungoono City Culture Hall "Eightpia Ono" (Bungoono City)
Doors: 13:00 Start:14:00

The 22nd MUSIC FESTIVAL
Argerich's Meeting Point in Beppu Community Concert in Bungoono
Miyata Dai & Ohagi Yasuji Special Duo Concert
[Artists] Miyata Dai (cello), Ohagi Yasuji (guitar)
* This concert is not organized by Argerich Arts Foundation, so please note that we will not sell the tickets.



Special Cooperation
Oita Bank
Cooperation
Nippon Life Insurance Company
Kawano Neurosugical Hospital
Canon
Konpiragu
iichiko
Assisting organization
JAL