Concert Plan 2020-2021 / Kioi Hall Chamber Orchestra Tokyo

Update 28th, October 2020.

The 25th Anniversary Season

The 121st Subscription Concert [Silver Jubilee Concert]  Cancelled due to COVID-19
Conductor: Hartmut Haenchen
Rehearsals: 20-23 April 2020
Concerts: 24 & 25 April 2020
Concertmaster: Tamai; 2nd: Chijiiwa (Settled)
 
Joseph Haydn: Oratorio “Die Schöpfung (The Creation)” Hob.XXI:2

 

The 122nd Subscription Concert  Cancelled due to COVID-19
Conductor & Violin: Rainer Honeck
Rehearsals: 1-4 June 2020
Concerts: 5 & 6 June 2020
Concertmaster: Barakhovsky; 2nd: Tamai (Settled)
 
Antonín Dvořák: Serenade for Wind Instruments, Violoncello and Double Bass in D minor op.44, B77
Anton Bruckner: Adagio from String Quintet in F major for string orchestra
Johannes Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major op.77

 

The 123rd Subscription Concert
Conductor & Violin: Richard Tognetti [KCO debut] Cancelled due to COVID-19
Rehearsals: 7-10 September 2020
Concerts: 11 & 12 September 2020
Concertmaster: Chijiiwa; 2nd: Tamai (Settled) → Tamai
 
Wojciech Kilar: Orawa for chamber string orchestra
Joseph Haydn: Symphony No.104 in D major Hob.I:104 “London”
Toru Takemitsu: Nostalghia – In Memory of Andrei Tarkovsky
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No.41 in C major KV551 “Jupiter”

Edvard Grieg: From Holberg’s Time op. 40
Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 10 – Adagio for Strings (arrangement for String Orchestra by Hans Stadlmair)
Osvaldo Golijov: Last Round – 1st Movement
Johannes Brahms: String Quintet No.2 in G major op. 111 (arrangement for String Orchestra)

 

The 124th Subscription Concert
Conductor: Sascha Goetzel Cancelled due to COVID-19
Mezzo soprano: Svetlina Stoyanova [KCO debut] Cancelled due to COVID-19
Rehearsals: 16-19 November 2020
Concerts: 20 & 21 November 2020
Concertmaster: Tamai (Settled)
 
Ludwig van Beethoven: Die Weihe des Hauses op.124 – Overture
Alexander Zemlinsky: Sinfonietta op.23 for chamber orchester (arranged: Roland Freisitzer)
Alban Berg: Sieben frühe Lieder for high voice and orchestra
Robert Schumann: Symphony No.4 in D minor (First Version of 1841)

Conductor: Tetsuro Ban
Piano: Fuko Ishii [KCO debut]
Rehearsals: 17-19 November 2020
Concerts: 20 & 21 November 2020
Concertmaster: Tamai (Settled)
 
Ludwig van Beethoven:
Coriolan – Overture to Heinrich Joseph von Collin’s Tragedy op. 62
Piano Concerto No. 3 in c minor op. 37
Symphony No. 1 in C major op. 21

 

Special Concert #1  Cancelled due to COVID-19
Conductor & Violin: Rainer Honeck
Rehearsals: 19-22 January 2021
Concerts: 23 (Sat) & 24 (Sun) January 2021
Concertmaster: Chijiiwa (Settled)
 
Bedřich Smetana: Vltava (The Moldau) from the Symphonic Poem “Má Vlast (My Fatherland)”
Franz Schubert: Symphony No.7 in B minor D759 “Unfinished”
Smetana: Symphonic poem “Vltava (Die Moldau)” from “Má vlast”
Schubert: Symphony No. 7 in B minor D 759 “Unfinished (Unvollendete)”
Joseph Lanner: Die Mozartisten, Walzer op. 196
Josef Strauss: Moulinet, Polka française op. 57
Johann Strauss Sohn: Freuet euch des Lebens, Walzer op. 340
Johann Strauss Sohn: Banditen-Galopp, Polka schnell op. 378
Jacques Offenbach / Karl (Carl) Binder: Overture to Operetta “Orpheus in der Unterwelt (Orphée aux enfers)”
Johann Strauss II: Neue Pizzicato-Polka op 449
Johann Strauss Sohn: Vergnügungszug, Polka schnell op. 281
Johann Strauss II: Wo die Zitronen blühen, Walzer op 364 [2. Auflage]

 

The 125th Subscription Concert  Cancelled due to COVID-19
Conductor & Concertmaster (KV287): Rainer Honeck
Flute: Karl-Heinz Schütz [KCO subscription concert debut]
Rehearsals: 8-11 February 2021
Concerts: 12 & 13 February 2021
Concertmaster: Barakhovsky; 2nd: Tamai (Settled)
 
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: La clemenza di Tito KV621 – Overture
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Concerto in G major KV313 (285c)
Jacques Ibert: Flute Concerto
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento in B flat major for two Violins, Viola, Bass and two Horns “Zweite Lodronische Nachtmusik (Second Lodron Serenade)” KV287 (271b)

Conductor: Michiyoshi Inoue
Violin: Sunao Goko [KCO debut]
Concertmaster: Tamai (Settled)
 
Ludwig van Beethoven: Overture No. 1 for the Opera “Leonore” op. 138 (1807)
Dmitri Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No.2 in C sharp minor op. 129 (1967)
Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 4 in C minor “Tragic” D 417 (1816)

 

Concert Plan 2021 / Kioi Hall Chamber Orchestra Tokyo

The 126th Subscription Concert
Conductor & Keyboard: Ottavio Dantone [KCO debut]
Contralto: Delphine Galou [Japan debut]
Rehearsals: 17-20 May 2021
Concerts: 21 & 22 May 2021
Concertmaster: Tamai (Settled)
 
Georg Friedrich Händel: Overture, Gavotte, Sarabande, Alla breve, Aria: “Vorrei vendicarmi from «Alcina»
Georg Friedrich Händel: Aria: “Se in fiorito ameno prato” from «Giulio Cesare»
Georg Friedrich Händel: Aria: “Venti turbini prestate” from «Rinaldo»
Nicola Porpora: Piano Concerto in G major (transcription by O. Dantone from Cello Concert) [Asia Premiere]
Antonio Vivaldi: Sinfonia from «Dorilla in Tempe»
Antonio Vivaldi: Aria: “Sovente il sole” from «Andromeda liberata»
Antonio Vivaldi: Aria: “Nel profondo cieco mondo” from «Orlando furioso»
Christoph Willibald Gluck: Aria: “Le belle immagini” from «Paride e Elena»
Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 81 in G major Hob.I:81

Conductor: Yuki Kakiuchi [KCO debut]
Violin: Natsumi Tamai
Concertmaster: Tamai (Settled)
 
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Ballet music for the opera “Idomeneo” K. 367 –
No.1 Chaconne & No.2 Pas seul de Mr. Le Grand
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 4 in D major K. 218
Igor Stravinsky: Danses concertantes for chamber orchestra
Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird (L’Oiseau de feu), Suite for orchestra (1945) arranged for chamber orchestra by Paul Leonard Schäffer (2018) [Japan premiere]

 

The 127th Subscription Concert
Conductor & Violin: Rainer Honeck
Rehearsals: 13-16 September 2021
Concerts: 17 & 18 September 2021
Concertmasters: Honeck (Bruckner) & Barakhovsky (Brahms) (Settled); 2nd: Tamai (TBD)
 
Antonín Dvořák: Serenade for Wind Instruments, Violoncello and Double Bass in D minor op.44, B77
Anton Bruckner: Adagio from String Quintet in F major for string orchestra
Johannes Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major op.77

 

The 128th Subscription Concert
Conductor & Piano: Piotr Anderszewski [KCO debut]
Rehearsals: 1-4 November 2021
Concerts: 5 & 6 November 2021
Concertmaster: Chijiiwa→Tamai (Settled); 2nd: Tamai→? (TBD)
 
Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1 in D major op. 25 “Classical Symphony”
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No.12 in A major K. 414
Witold Lutosławski: Mała suita (Little Suite) for Chamber Orchestra
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor K. 491

 

Special Concert #2→#1 / Kioi New Year Concert 2022
Conductor & Violin: Rainer Honeck
Rehearsals: 17-20 January 2022
Concerts: 21 (Fri), 22 (Sat) & 23 (Sun) January 2022
Concertmaster: Chijiiwa→? (Settled)

 

The 129th Subscription Concert
Conductor: Rainer Honeck
Oboe: Olivier Stankiewicz [KCO debut]
Rehearsals: 7-10 February 2022
Concerts: 11 & 12 February 2022
Concertmaster: Barakhovsky (Settled); Associate Concertmaster: Tamai; 2nd: Chijiiwa (TBD)
 
Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Violin and Oboe in c minor BWV 1060R
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 36 in C major K. 425
Richard Strauss: Concerto for Oboe and small Orchestra in D major AV 144, TrV 292
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 2 in D major op. 36

 

Concert Plan 2022 / Kioi Hall Chamber Orchestra Tokyo

The 130th Subscription Concert
Conductor: Trevor Pinnock [The first concert as New Principal conductor]
Rehearsals: 18-21 April 2022
Concerts: 22 & 23 April 2022
Concertmaster: TBD
 
“Mozart Mozart Mozart” Mozart: Symphonies
Symphony no. 31 in D major K. 297 “Paris”
Symphony no. 35 in D major K. 385 “Haffner”
Symphony no. 39 in E-flat major K. 543

 

The 131st Subscription Concert
Conductor: Antonello Manacorda [Japan debut]
Contrabass: Hiroshi Ikematsu
Rehearsals: 18-21 July 2022
Concerts: 22 & 23 July 2022
Concertmaster: TBD
 
Mendelssohn: Overture in C minor to Ruy Blas op. 95 MWV P 15
Schumann: Overture, Scherzo and Finale in E major op. 52
Tubin: Concerto for Double Bass and Orchestra ETW 22
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in A minor op. 56 MWV N 18

 

The 132nd Subscription Concert
Conductor: Trevor Pinnock
Piano: Alexandra Dovgan [Japan debut]
Rehearsals: 19-22 September 2022
Concerts: 23 & 24 September 2022
Concertmaster: TBD
 
Wagner: Siegfried-Idyll
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor op. 21
Schubert: Symphony No. 5 in B-flat major D 485

 

The 133rd Subscription Concert
Conductor: (TBC Richard Egarr)
Rehearsals: 21-24 November 2022
Concerts: 25 & 26 November 2022
Concertmaster: TBD

 

Special Concert #3
Conductor: Rainer Honeck (TBA)
Rehearsals: January or March 2023
Concerts: January or March 2023
Concertmaster: TBD

 

The 134th Subscription Concert
Conductor: Maxime Pascal [KCO debut]
Violoncello: Nicolas Altstaedt [KCO debut]
Rehearsals: 6-9 February 2023
Concerts: 10, 11 February 2023
Concertmaster: TBD
 
Fauré: Suite «Masques et Bergamasques» op. 112 + Pavane op.50
Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 1 in E flat major op.107
Beethoven: Symphony no. 4 in B-flat major op.60

 

Concert Plan 2023 / Kioi Hall Chamber Orchestra Tokyo

The 135th Subscription Concert
Conductor: Trevor Pinnock (TBA)
Rehearsals: 17-20 April 2023
Concerts: 21 & 22 April 2023
Concertmaster: TBD

 

The 136th Subscription Concert
Conductor: Richard Tognetti (TBA) [KCO debut]
Rehearsals: 10 – 13 July 2023
Concerts: 14 & 15 July 2023
Concertmaster: TBD

 

The 137th Subscription Concert Opera Project
Conductor: Trevor Pinnock (TBA)
Rehearsals: 18-21 (or 25-28) September 2023
Concerts: 22 & 23 (or 29 & 30) September 2023
Concertmaster: TBD

 

The 138th Subscription Concert
Conductor: Sascha Goetzel (TBA)
Mezzo soprano: Svetlina Stoyanova (TBD) [KCO debut]
Rehearsals: November 2023
Concerts: November 2023
Concertmaster: TBD

 

Special Concert #4
Conductor: Rainer Honeck (TBC)
Rehearsals: January or March 2024
Concerts: January or March 2024
Concertmaster: TBD

 

The 139th Subscription Concert
Conductor: TBS
Rehearsals: February 2024
Concerts: February 2024
Concertmaster: TBD