Beethoven’s Symphony No.9 has established as a year-end tradition in Japan. Of course, it will be held at the end of 2019. Because it is very popular, secure tickets as soon as possible.
The message of the “Ninth” created by Beethoven through all of his ideals and beliefs continues to spread around the world even today, beyond time and borders. The call “Brüder!” touches the hearts of its listeners as a universal call to people living on the earth. Ken-ichiro Kobayashi, one of the most popular maestros in Japan, has a strong popularity for his performances that embodies Beethoven's passion and humanity. It will be a stage that gives the audience the excitement of “Joy” suitable for the year-end.
■JAPAN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Beethoven 9th Symphony Special Concert
19:00, Tuesday, December 24th, 2019 at Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre
19:00, Thursday, December 26th, 2019 at Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre
Conductor: KOBAYASHI Ken-ichiro, Honorary Conductor Laureate
Nicolaus BRUHNS: Präludium, organ
Dietrich BUXTEHUDE: In dulci jubilo Bux WV197, organ
Johann Sebastian BACH: Toccata and Fugue in d-minor, BWV565, organ
Ludwig van BEETHOVEN: Symphony No.9 in d-minor, op.125 “Choral”