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A festival of music created with impressive timbre, superb harmony and powerful improvisation

神奈川県立音楽堂 Date: 2020.03.20
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「Ongakudo Afternoon Concert Blue Aurora Saxophone Quartet」

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Under the saxophone world's revolutionary child, Takataka Hirano, young professionals who are active even if they are soloists gather! A festival of music that produces melting and glossy sounds, superb harmony, and improvisation full of power.

* Same day Maekawa architecture tour in Ongakudo
Kanagawa Prefectural Ongakudo, which is recognized as a masterpiece of postwar modernist architecture designed by Kunio Maekawa. We will hold a tour before the opening to tell the charm. * Click here for details.

Ongakudo Afternoon Concert
Blue Aurora Saxophone Quartet
[Date] March 20, 2020 (Fri) 14:00-(13:30 opening)
[Venue] Kanagawa Prefectural Music Hall
[Appearance] <Blue Aurora Saxophone Quartet> Kimitaka Hirano (soprano), Takuya Tanaka (alto), Satoshi Kato (tenor), Makoto Hondo (baritone)
* Satoshi Kato will appear as the tenor player for this performance.
[Price] (All seats reserved) General ¥ 3,500, Student (under 24 years old) ¥ 2,500
* There is a wheelchair seat (attachment free for one person).
[Ticket sales]
Ticket Kanagawa TEL.0570-015-415 (10: 00-18: 00)
■jp "> Ticket Pia (P code: 145-031) TEL.0570-02-9999
Lawson Ticket (L code: 34187) TEL.0570-084-003
[Organizer] Kanagawa Prefectural Music Hall (Designated Manager: Kanagawa Arts Foundation)
[Inquiry] 045-263-2567 (Kanagawa Prefectural Ongakudo / 9: 00-17: 00, closed on Mondays)
* Please refrain from entering preschool children. There is childcare service.
■ About childcare services
Childcare fee: $ 2,000 per child, Deadline: Advance reservation required one week before the performance. Inquiries: 0120-788-222 (Mothers / excluding weekends and holidays, 10:00 to 12:00, 13:00 to 17:00)

    Kanagawa Prefectural Ongakudo opened in 1954 as the first full-scale music hall in Japan as a public facility. The hall designed to give the best acoustic effect, modeled on the Royal Festival Hall in London, was acclaimed as "The Best Sound of the East" at the time of opening, and the sound has been highly evaluated both domestically and overseas. You. The walls of the hall are all made of wood, and its acoustic sound continues to impress people 60 years after its opening. In 1998, it was selected by the Ministry of Construction as one of the “100 Best Public Buildings” by the Ministry of Construction as an excellent public facility rooted in the area. In addition, in 1999, DOCOMOMO (Docomomo) was designated as an important cultural heritage of the 20th century (International organization established to record and preserve the building and environment involved in the movement).

    • Address
      9-2 Momijigaoka, Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture
    • TEL
    • Business Hour
      It depends on the performance. [Reception hours] 9: 00-17: 00 (Ticket window 13: 00-17: 00) [Closed days] In principle, every Monday and New Year holidays (12 / 28-1 / 4)