Project No.11 Piano Duo Concert “Mozart VS Grieg”
This concert was held from at 17:00 at the small hall of the Sumida Triphony, our customers of nearly 200 people. Mozart's Sonata, the Fantasy intact, Mozart = Grieg (EG113) which Grieg gave a second piano part all five songs, unheard of planning that play continued in the solo and duo. It has been acclaimed from. The International Grieg Society. 10 pianists of The Grieg Society of Japan, they played Grieg part at the first time, customers and performers seems to find out new feelings of Mozart and new Grieg, and we enjoyed. This work group while the best seen is whether Grieg had been how respect for Mozart, there is also a scene in which the introduction willingness of Norwegian folk dance is felt. The consert took 3hours with full of the gem of the solo of Mozart and ideas of Grieg.
Mozart Sonata Kv.283 Emiko Mizuki / Duo Yoko Kubota&Minako Sasaki
Mozart Sonata Kv.457 Ayako Yamaguchi/ Duo Emiko Imajyo &Sae Ida
Fantazy Kv.475 Tae Cervantes Sakai /Duo Tae Cervantes Sakai &Natsuho Taira
Mozart Sonata Kv.533 Ayumi Hirahara Duo Ayumi Hirahara &Emiko MizukiMozart Sonata Kv.545 Mayumi Sakamoto Duo Sae Ida& Emiko Imajo
Project No.12 The chorus clinic by Kjell Viig honorary member
It was conducted for the first time of chorus clinic as The Grieg Society of Japan. Previously vocal master class by the Norwegian was conducted twice, but we received the guidance of the chorus from a Kjell Viig honorary member was the first time. The choir that is related to Northern Europe and the choir that participated in choir who appeared in concert of last year has received valuable advice to the pronunciation guidance and music from Kjell Viig honorary member. The following is a song.
13:00 to 13:50 Fjelluften
Grieg: Ved Rondane
14:00 to 14:50 Piccolo Grande Coro
Ola: Gjeilo Ubi Calitas
Grieg: Ave maris stella
15:00 to 15:50 Japan - Norway Association Choir
Grieg: Solveigs song
Lore: Millom bakkar og berg utmed havet
16:00 to 4:40 p.m. joint song free participation
The last joint music was luxurious Våren sung as 40 people in all.
Project No.13 A Consolation concert at Waraku care house for person of advanced age
On3rd.April The first consolation gave a concert for The Grieg Society of Japan, and we chartered a bus more. In the place, elderly person facilities of Yamanashi Kobuchizawa with the relationship, we felt the climate thing which is near to North Europe somehow.
Including Kjell Viig honorary membership, a lot of members of our association showed a cappella chorus led by a member of chorus Fjelluften which participated. Included a family and the staff, and, not to mention a person of entrance of facilities, more than 30 name listened eagerly.
Grieg: Four poem Op.74 (Shozo Otsuka’s Japanese edition)
Shozo Otsuka: Yamaboushi
Nystedt: SAKURA SAKURA
Teiichi Okano: Furusato(Hometown)
Attendance shed tears to listen to a chorus, and asked for questions appeared and had the power that "listened" to than we thought. We are glad if we give you it as a pleasant memory. We enjoyed eating a food with great relish to delicious dish and wine with the North Europe dish "Gamla stan" after having left the facilities.