October 2023-February 2024 Chamber Music Series June 3 (Sat) General ticket sales start

The members of New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra select and plan a program from their own unique perspectives in the "Chamber Music Series - Orchestra Member Producer Edition". A popular series that has continued since 2004, where the individuality and commitment of the orchestra members shine. There will also be a pre-talk by the performers before the performance.

From October 2023 to February 2024, 2nd violinist Eriko Sasaki Vorspieler, 1st violinist Akiko Kishida, Chief bassoonist Mikiko Kawamura, and cellist Toru Hirota will serve as producers. Enjoy the program of your choice. Tickets go on sale to the general public starting June 3rd.

■ Ticket release date (all from 10:00)

●Priority release (Target: regular members and patronage members) 5/27/2023 (Sat.)
Priority sale (Target: My Plan members * Applicable to those who purchased the 2023/24 season regular concert with Ticket・My plan) 5/30 (Tue)
General release 6/3 (Sat)

Venue: Sumida Triphony Hall Small Hall

[Single ticket] ¥3,000 [4 Continuous Ticket] ¥10,800 [Pre-talk by performers from 19:00]

Chamber Music Series ⅩⅩ ~Performer Producer Edition~ (Second Half) #161 Produced by Eriko Sasaki (NJP 2nd Violin Vorspieler)

October 26, 2023 (Thursday) 19:15 start


Janáček: String Quartet No.2 ``Letters'' JW VII/13
Wagner: Five Poems for Wagner Female Voice "Wesendonk Lieder" (Arranged by Eriko Sasaki), etc.


Violin: Eriko Sasaki, Asami Tamura
Viola: Saeko Wakiya
Cello: Akiko Yano
Soprano: Atsuko Matsui

Chamber Music Series ⅩⅩ ~Performer Producer Edition~ (Second half) #162 "Encounter ~ New Japan Philharmonic Colleagues and Composers from Different Times~" Produced by Akiko Kishida (NJP 1st Violinist)

December 5, 2023 (Tuesday) 19:15 start


Mozart: Duo for Violin and Viola in B flat major, K. 424
Akira Miyoshi: String Quartet No. 1 (1962)
Dvorak: String Sextet in A major, op. 48


Violin: Maki Horiuchi, Akiko Kishida
Viola: Mitsunori Katsurada, Noriko Daigo
Cello: Tetsuzo Iijima, Reio Tada

Chamber Music Series ⅩⅩ ~Performer Producer Edition~ (Second Half) #163 Produced by Mikiko Kawamura (NJP Chief Bassoon Player)

January 12, 2024 (Friday) 19:15 start


PF Bedekker: Sonata on "La Monica"
Stravinsky: Nameless Song
Michael Spisak: Duet Concertante
JW Kaliboda: Salon Pieces for Bassoon and Piano op. 230 and more


Violin: Masahide Denda
Viola: Maiko Takimoto
Cello: Samuel Ericsson
Bassoon: Mikiko Kawamura and others

Chamber Music Series ⅩⅩ ~Performer Producer Edition~ (second half) #164 Produced by Toru Hirota (NJP cellist)

February 29, 2024 (Thursday) 19:15 start


Takashi Yoshimatsu: Three White Landscapes op. 47
David Maslanka: Out of This World
Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess (Arranged by Shotaro Miyamoto)


Cello: Toru Hirota
Contrabass: Tsutomu Takeda
Flute: Mio Noguchi
Saxophone: Kazuyuki Hayashida
Percussion: Soichiro Yamauchi
Harp: Reon Takano
Piano: Doremi Takahashi, Shotaro Miyamoto