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Seiji Ozawa Music Academy Opera Project XVII

2019.3.15 (FRI) – 3.17 (SUN)

Music Main Hall
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  • Seiji Ozawa Music Academy Opera Project XVII

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  • Seiji Ozawa Music Academy Opera Project XVII

World-renowned conductor Seiji Ozawa launched this educational opera project in the year 2000 in order to pass on his musical experience and foster the next generation of musical talent. These superb opera stagings feature an orchestra of young musicians selected from international auditions in Japan and Asian nations as well as leading singers and a top production crew. In addition to the public performance, an Opera for Children program will be held for elementary school student in Kyoto Prefecture.


2019.3.15 (FRI) – 3.17 (SUN)

Venue : Main Hall


Program: Bizet’s “Carmen”
Music Director: Seiji Ozawa
Director: David Kneuss
Orchestra: Seiji Ozawa Music Academy Orchestra
Chorus: Seiji Ozawa Music Academy Choir
Children’s Chorus: Kyoto City Junior Children’s Choir, and more

Opera for Children
Seiji Ozawa Music Academy Opera Project XVII
ROHM Classics Special
Bizet’s “Carmen” (excerpt)
Dates: Tuesday 12 March 2019 (2 performances)
Venue: ROHM Theatre Kyoto (Main Hall)
Free for elementary school students in Kyoto (tickets not on sale to the general public)
Performed in the original French with Japanese surtitles
This is an educational program for school students. There is no admission for ordinary members of the general public.

Presented by Seiji Ozawa Music Academy, Veroza Japan, Kyoto City, ROHM Theatre Kyoto (Kyoto City Music Arts and Culture Promotion Foundation)
Planned and produced by Veroza Japan
Co-presented by Rohm Music Foundation
Sponsored by ROHM Semiconductor
Supported by the Agency for Cultural Affairs Government of Japan in fiscal 2018 (Opera for Children program only)