Sep 23 2019

Trio Bandit Crossover (Hitomi Hall, Nagoya, Japan)

“Pictures at an Exhibition (Arrangement)”

(Trio Bandit)

Aug 6 2019

Impronta Ensemble Composition Competition - 1st Prize (Budapest, Hungary)

“Yaeyama Hirugi” [Europe Premiere]

(Impronta Ensemble)

May 24 2019

St. Petersburg International New Music Festival (St. Petersburg, Russia)

“Zero” [Russia Premiere]

(Studio for New Music Ensemble)

Mar 9 2019

The 150th Anniversary Concert of Japan-Hungary Diplomatic Relations (Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, Japan)

“Two Different Paintings” [World Premiere]

(Fl:Kazushi Saito, Cl:István Kohán, Perc:Yoshiko Kanda, Vl:Masamichi Yokoshima, Vc:Tomoki Tai, Cond:Kaito Nakahori)

 
 

Sep 9 2018

Royaumont abbaye & foundation Voix Nouvelles Concert 2018 (Val-d'Oise, France)

“Zero II” [World Premiere]

(Soprano:Juliet Fraser, Meitar Ensemble)

Aug 29 2018

ECA 8th European Clarinet Festival (Győr, Hungary)

“Bridge 3-1 - New Hole” [Europe Premiere]

 

Jun 24 - Jul 14 2018

ACA atlantic Center for the Arts / Residency (New Smyrna Beach, Florida, USA)

Mar 29 2018

Mupa Festival 2018 (Burapha university, Bangkok, Thailand)

“Passing shower” [World Premiere]

Mar 18 2018

Trio Bandit Recital (Shuto Pastoral Hall, Yamaguchi, Japan)

“Pictures at an Exhibition (Arrangement)” [World Premiere]

(Saxophone:Shinji Komori, Kousei Fukumitsu, Piano:Noritaka Ito)

Feb 12 2018

Rosetta "Undefined Space" (Kyoto Art Center Auditorium, Japan)

“Sand Ripples” [World Premiere]

(Rosetta Contemporary Ensemble)

Nov 23 2017

Guitar works of Japanese composers (Rokkomann Hall, Kobe, Japan)

“it can't be helped...”

(Guitar:Kosuke Hashizume)

Nov 18 2017

Piano Competition (Tamashima Citizens Exchange Center, Okayama, Japan)

“Colors for 5 piano solo pieces”

(Piano:Noritaka Ito)

Nov 1 - Nov 13 2017

Horn Trio Japan Tour

(11/1 Munetsugu Hall, Nagoya)

(11/7 DAC Space Do, Tokyo)

(11/13 Iwaki Performing Arts Center Alios, Iwaki, Fukushima)

“Pile of Timber” [World Premiere]

(Horn:Přemysl Vojta, Flute:Ai Takeyama, Piano:Kae Ozawa)

Oct 23 2017

Code modern #7 – East Goes West (München, Germany)

“Infiltration” [Germany Premiere]

(Conductor:Armando Merino, Ensemble:BlauerReiter)

Sep 10 - Sep 17 2017

Takefu International Music Festival (Takefu, Fukui, Japan)

(As Invited Composer)

“Meigetsu” [World Premiere]  (9/15)

“Zero” [Japan Premiere]  (9/16)

Jun 29 2017

Duo YUMENO Recital (Lutheran Ichigaya Center, Tokyo, Japan)

“Yozakura” [Tokyo Premiere]

(Koto and Cello:Duo Yumeno)

Jun 21 - June 28 2017

ManiFeste 2017 - Ircam (Pompidou Centre, Paris, France)

“Self Portrait” [World Premiere]  (6/27)

(Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France)

Jun 18 2017

Duo YUMENO Recital (Kōshō-ji Temple, Kyoto, Japan)

“Yozakura” [Japan Premiere]

(Koto and Cello:Duo Yumeno)

May 21 2017

Sakura Tea Concert (Tenri Cultural Institute, New York, US)

“Yozakura” [World Premiere]

(Koto and Cello:Duo Yumeno)

Apr 3 2017

Tongyeong International Music Festival (Tongyeong, South Korea)

(As Commissioned Composer of Asian Composers Showcase)

“Hotarubi” [World Premiere] 

(Hichiriki:Ruriko Kasuga, Ensemble:the Ensemble TIMF)

Mar 25 2017

Trio Bandit - Revolutionary of Japan and Paris (Gifu Prefectural Library, Gifu, Japan)

“Colors for 5 piano solo pieces” [Gifu Premiere] 

(Piano:Noritaka Ito)

Feb 28

the new song (National Opera Center, New York, US)

“it can't be helped...” [New York Premiere] 

(Guitar:Jason Robert Taylor)

Feb 10 - Feb 20 2017

IMPULS (Graz, Austria)

Feb 5 2017

Improvisation of a Small Orchestra:Computer Sounds (Fort Lee Public Library, New Jersey, US)

"Improvisation"

(Laptop:Kaito Nakahori, Ken Kobayashi, Gaku Asai)

Jan 22 2017

Music Here & Now (Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York, US)

(As Brian M. Israel Prize winner)

“Zero” [New York Premiere]

 

Nov 12 - Nov 16 2016

Workshop for composers with Peter Eötvös and Toshio Hosokawa (Budapest Music Center, Budapest, Hungary)

(Ensemble:THReNSeMBle)

 

Oct 22 2016

Hong Kong New Music Ensemble Concert (Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Hong Kong)

"Infiltration" [World Premiere]

(Hong Kong New Music Ensemble)

Sep 27

Musitravel Vol. 7 (Nihon-Bashi Kokaido, Tokyo, Japan)

"Block City" [World Premiere]

Jul 27 - Aug 14 2016

DARMSTADT (Darmstadt, Germany)

 

Jul 29 2016

SYNTHETIS International Summer Course for Composers (Poland)

"Block City" [Pre-Premiere]

(Ensemble:E-MEX Ensemble)

Jul 16 2016

VIPA Festival (Valencia, Spain)

"Bridge 1-2 - Summit of Mt. Fuji" [Europe Premiere]

(Ensemble:NOMOS Group)

 

Jul 10 2016

ETCHINGS FESTIVAL 2016 (Auvillar, France)

“Zen in Kyudo - Vibration” [World Premiere]

(Ensemble:ECCE Ensemble)

Jul 1 2016

Sävellyspaja concert (Helsinki, Finland)

"Bon Festival" [World Premiere]

(Ensemble:Avanti! Chamber Orchestra)

Jun 9 2016

Charlotte New Music Festival (Dana Auditorium of Queens University, Charlotte, North Carolina, US)

"Cracked 5-2"

 

May 15 2016

Zoë Holbrook Senior Recital (San Francisco Conservatory of Music, California, US)

"It can't be helped..." 

(Guitar:Zoë Holbrook)

 

May 5 2016

Lecture "Kaito Nakahori / history of contemporary music" (Hiroshima City University, Hiroshima, Japan)

 

April 29 2016

Workshop "Film and Music" (Toho College of Music, Saitama, Japan)

 

Apr 11 2016

Khemia Ensemble Tour (Wayne State University Schaver Recital Hall, Detroit, Michigan, US)

"Zero"

(Ensemble:Khemia Ensemble)

 

Apr 10 2016

Khemia Ensemble Tour (Clifton Cultural Arts Center, Cinncinati, Ohio, US)

"Zero"

(Ensemble:Khemia Ensemble)

 

Apr 9 2016

Khemia Ensemble Tour (Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor, Michigan, US)

"Zero"

(Ensemble:Khemia Ensemble)

 

Apr 3 2016

Tsumugi Concert vol.4 (Shiodome Bechstein Salon, Tokyo, Japan)

"Delibaration 3 -Youyu"

(Piano trio: Tsumugi)

Feb 23 2016

Concert (Brooklyn, New York, US)

"Improvisation"

(Percussion: Ken Kobayashi, Piano, Laptop: Kaito Nakahori, Voice, Flute: Toyomi Kobayashi)

 

Feb 6 2016

Khemia Ensemble at Bethlehem United Church (Ann Arbor, Michigan, US)

"Zero"

(Ensemble:Khemia Ensemble)

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Jan 7 2016

Tama Art University Alumnus & Friends in NJ  (Fort Lee Public Library, New Jersey, US)

"Improvisation"

(Percussion: Ken Kobayashi, Piano, Laptop: Kaito Nakahori, Voice, Laptop: Seungjin Lee)

 

 

Dec 12 2015

SOUND OF PEACE Youth Concert  (United Nations, New York, US)

*Being presenter for the prize at this Film Festival​

 

Nov 23 2015

The 33rd Regular Concert (Ni-taka Hall, Mihara-shi, Hiroshima, Japan)

"Cadenza of Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 27" [World Premiere]

(Piano:Noritaka Ito, Conductor:Yoichi Mazuda, Mihara Chamber Orchestra)

 

Sep 25 2015

Khemia Ensemble Homecoming Concert (Britton Hall, Ann Arbor, Michigan)

"Zero" [US Premiere]

(Ensemble:Khemia Ensemble)

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Sep 12 2015

Japan Block Fair(6 Ave btw Houston and Bleecker Street, New York)

-Music for Kimono Parade at Japan Block Fair-

 

Aug 27 2015

Khemia Ensemble South America Tour(Olav Roots Hall National University of Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia)

"Zero" [Colombia Premiere]

(Ensemble:Khemia Ensemble)

 

Aug 27 2015

Composition Masterclass (National University of Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia)

-Masterclass by three composers-

(Kaito Nakahori, Carolina Heredia, Bret Bohman)

 

Aug 22 2015

Khemia Ensemble South America Tour(Hall of Radio Nacional Córdoba, Argentina)

"Zero"

(Ensemble:Khemia Ensemble)

 

Aug 22 2015

Composition Masterclass (National University of Córdoba, Argentina)

-Masterclass by three composers-

(Kaito Nakahori, Carolina Heredia, Bret Bohman)

 

Aug 21 2015

Khemia Ensemble South America Tour(Auditorium at National University of Córdoba, Argentina)

"Zero" [World Premiere]

(Ensemble:Khemia Ensemble)

 

Aug 5 2015

Improvisation Night (Cafe FLYING TEAPOT, Tokyo, Japan)

"Improvisation"

(electronics:Kaito Nakahori, flute:Toyomi Kobayashi, b.cl/etc:Tsuyoshi Niwa, guitar:Riki Eto, drums/percussion:Ken Kobayashi )

Cafe FLYING TEAPOT

 

Jul 11 2015

Nature

“Nature” [World Premire] -  Electronics improvisation

(electronics & piano:Kaito Nakahori, electronics & vocal:Seungjin Lee, electronics & video:Toru Izumida)

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Jun 12 2015

Boston Early Music Festival (First Lutheran Church, Boston, US)

“Zen in Kyudo - Concentration” [World Premiere]

(Ensemble:Antico Moderno)

 

May 29 2015

Music For Peace - Kaito Nakahori Portrait Concert 2015 at United Nations (United Nations, NY)

“Cracked 4-1 - minds” [NY Premiere]

“Cracked 4-2” [NY Premiere]

“Cracked 4-3 - another story” [NY Premiere]

“Cracked 5-1 - her mind to Fuji” [US Premiere]

“Bridge 1-2 - Summit of Mt. Fuji” [NY Premiere]

(Performers:Mari Kimura, Calvin Wiersma, Andrea Schultz, Daniel Panner, Greg Hesselink, Taka Kigawa, Geoffrey Landman, Jessica Schmitz, Carlos Cordeiro, Kate Dillingham, Leo Soeda)

 

May 9 2015

Khemia Kick-off concert (Trinity Lutheran Church of Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, Michigan, US)

“Hidden instincts” [Michigan Premiere]

(Piano:Jeannette Fang)

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May 2 2015

Alumnae concert, Columbia Collage (Colombia College, Columbia, South Carolina, US)

(Dance:THE MARK dance company)

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Dec 29 2014 [Japan Premiere]

Duo Recital - Shiniti Ueno / Yusuke Satoh (National Olympics Memorial Youth Center Arts Building, Tokyo, Japan)

“Hyle a - melancholy for vibraphone and piano”

(Vibraphone:Shiniti Ueno, Piano:Yusuke Satoh)

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Dec 21 2014 [Presenter]

Shenzhen International Micro-Film Festival (深圳市南山区蛇口港潮人码头新媒体产业园, Shenzhen, China)

*Being presenter for the prize at this Film Festival

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Dec 9 2014 [World Premiere]

Yukino Ichikawa Electone recital vol. 2 (Electone City Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan)

“Suigetsu for electone and electronics”

(Electone:Yukino Ichikawa)

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Dec 6 2014 [World Premiere]

Yusuke Satoh 10th Anniversary Debut Concert (Suntory Hall, Tokyo, Japan)

“Form α, β, γ for piano solo”

(Piano:Yusuke Satoh)

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Nov 4 2014 [New York Premiere]

Hai-Dao Ensemble New York Debut (Merkin Hall, New York, US)

“Japanese Footbridge for koto and chamber ensemble”

(Koto:Yoko Reikano Kimura, Hai-Dao Ensemble)

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Oct 20 2014 [World Premiere]

Shenzhen International Micro-Film Festival - United Nations Launching Ceremony (United Nations, New York, US)

“Little hope for Flute and string quartet”

 

Oct 20 2014 [World Premiere]

Hai-Dao Ensemble Debut (Jordan Hall, Boston, US)

“Japanese Footbridge for koto and chamber ensemble”

(Koto:Yoko Reikano Kimura, Hai-Dao Ensemble)

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Oct 14 2014 [World Premiere]

Shenzhen International Micro-Film Festival - United Nations Launching Ceremony (United Nations, New York, US)

“Furinkazan for chamber orchestra”
“Little hope for piano and string quartet “

 

Oct 4 2014 [Chubu region Premiere]

Aki Takahashi Piano Recital (Gifu Collection of Modern Arts / NBK Concert Hall, Seki-shi, Gifu, Japan)

“Hidden instincts for piano solo”

(Piano:Aki Takahashi)

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Sep 21 2014

Roerich Museum - Tokyo to New York Concert Series (Roerich Museum, New York, US)

“Bridge 3 - New hole for clarinet and piano" 

(Clarinet:Thomas Piercy, Piano:Noritaka Ito)

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Sep 19 2014 [US Premiere]

Tokyo to New York Concert Series (Bargemusic,New York, US)

“Bridge 3 - New hole for clarinet and piano”

(Clarinet:Thomas Piercy, Piano:Noritaka Ito)

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Sep 7 and 8 2014 [World Premiere]

A-EN Composers Project 4th concert in Shizuoka (Hagoromo hotel, Shizuoka, Japan)

“Cracked 5-3 - Miho label for Sho, Cello and percussion”

(Sho;Mayumi Miyata, Percussion:Masayuki Nino, Cello:Akira Sato)

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Jul 25 2014 [World Premiere of Arrangement]

Yukino Ichikawa Electone recital Vol.1 (Space Do, Tokyo, Japan)

“6 kleine Klavierstücke Op.19 (Arnold Schonberg)”

(Electone:Yukino Ichikawa)

 

Jul-Oct 2014 [Exhibition]

Exhibition at Mt.Fuji museum (Mt. Fuji Museum, Susono-shi, Yamanashi, Japan)

“Cracked 5-1 - her mind to Fuji”

“Cracked 5-2 - in the garden for flute and cello”

“Bridge 1-2 - Summit of Mt. Fuji for chamber ensemble”

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Jun 14 2014 [World Premiere]

Yusuke Satoh debut 10th anniversary concert (Suginami Public Hall, Tokyo, Japan)

“Colors for 5 piano solo pieces”

(Piano:Yusuke Satoh)

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Jun 13 2014 [World Premiere]

New Music On The Point Festival (Middlebury Town Hall Theater, Middlebury, VT, US)

“Cracked 6-3 - Yaeyama Hirugi for clarinet and string quartet”

(String Quartet:JACK Quartet and NMOP)

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Apr 12 2014 [Award - Shorei Award / Japan Premiere]

The 15th TIAA Composer's competition (Nippori sunny hall, Tokyo, Japan)

“Cracked 5-2 - in the garden for flute and cello”

“Deliberation 2 for cello solo”

(Cello:Tina Azuma, Flute:Junichiro Arai)

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Apr 1 2014 [World Premiere]

Red Note New Music Festival (Illinois State University, Normal, IL, US)

“Bridge 1-2 - Summit of Mt. Fuji for chamber ensemble”

(Ensemble Dal Niente)

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Mar 29 2014

Soprano Concert 2014 Spring (Music Beer Plaza, Tokyo, Japan)

“Mizu no iro (Color of water)”

(Soprano:Rena Akashi, Piano:Nanako Ando)

 

Mar 11 2014 [World Premiere]

International Percussion Music Radio Festival (Sala Radio Hall, Bucharest, Romania)

“Hyle α - melancholy for vibraphone and piano”

(Vibraphone:Shiniti Ueno, Piano:Yusuke Satoh)

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Jan 19 2014 [World Premiere]

Concert series, Tonada Productions [Tokyo to New York] (Ishibashi Gakki-ten Hall, Tokyo, Japan)

“Bridge 3 - New hole for clarinet and piano”

(Clarinet:Thomas Piercy, Piano:Yusuke Satoh)

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Dec 23 2013 [World Premiere]

A-EN Composer's Project 3rd concert (Nogata-kumin Hall, Tokyo, Japan)

“Cracked 5-1 - her mind to Fuji for saxophone solo”

(Saxophone:Asagi Ito)

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Nov 21 2013 [Europe Premiere]

Nuova Consonanza concert (The Japan Cultural Institute, Rome, Italy)

“Hidden instincts for piano solo”

(Piano:Aki Takahashi)

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Oct 12 2013 [World Premiere]

Yusuke Satoh" Piano Recita (Suntory Hall "Blue Rose”, Tokyo, Japan)

“Cracked 4-3 - another story for piano solo”

(Piano:Yusuke Satoh)

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July 23 2013 [World Premiere]

High Score Festival (Parrocchia S. Maria del Carmine - Pezze di Greco, Pavia, Italy)

“Bridge 2 - Yamato Nadeshiko for Clarinet Quartet”

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Jun 28 2013 [World Premiere]

Charlotte New Music Festival (Levine Properties, Charlotte NC,USA)

“Cracked 5 - in the garden for flute and cello”

(Flute:Erinn Frechette, Cello:Katya Janpoladyan)

 

Jun 27 2013 [World Premiere]

Charlotte New Music Festival (Levine Properties, Charlotte, NC, USA)

“Cracked 2 - don't cry for viola solo”

(Viola:Matt Darsey)

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Apr 18 2013 [World Premiere]

Guerrilla Composers Guild: Percussion Project (Center for New Music, San Francisco, US)

“Face 1 for percussion ensemble”

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Mar 8 2013 [US Premiere]

Hot Air Music Festival (San Francisco Conservatory of Music, San Francisco, US)

“Hidden instincts for piano solo”

(Piano:Mona Narizuka)

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Dec 23 2012 [World Premiere]

A-EN Project" 2nd concert in Tokyo (Ota Kumin Apuriko Hall, Tokyo, Japan)

“Hidden instincts for piano solo”

(Piano:Aki Takahashi)

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Dec 4 2012 [World Premiere]

New Music Ensemble Concert (Caroline H. Hume Concert Hall, San Francisco,US)

“Bridge 1 -TOKYO for contrabass and chamber ensemble”

(New Music Ensemble)

 

Nov 24 2012 [World Premiere]

OTOGUMI 4th concert (Nagaya Kissa Ten-Shin-An, Tokyo, Japan)

“Deliberation  fo cello solo”

(Cello:Yui Hosoi)

 

Oct 14 2012

Cue:Spec tour final @Shimokitazawa MOZAiC (Shimokitazawa MOZAiC, Tokyo, Japan)

“Midori no Hahen (Fragments of the green wave) for violin, piano and band”

(Violin:Matsuri Mikuni, Piano:Mona Narizuka, Key: Hiroshi Shimasaki, Dram: Takahiro Ikeda, Movie direction:Yasufumi Shintaku)

 

Aug 4 2012

The 3rd Katsunari Nakahori Koten portrait Concert in Tokyo (Shibuyaku Bunka Sogo Center Owada "Densyo Hall",Tokyo, Japan)

Crack 4 for string quartet” [World Premiere] 

“it can't be helped... for guitar solo”

“Mizu no iro (Color of water)”

“extended technics score for violin #1”

“Midori no Hahen (Fragments of the green wave) for violin, piano and band”

Music Theater “Hentai in the park”

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May 12 2012 [Kansai Region Premiere]

Joint recital of Go Mochiduki and Kosuke Hashizume in Osaka (Osaka Cent. Public Hall, Osaka, Japan)

“It can't be helped... for guitar solo”

(Guitar:Kosuke Hashizume)

 

Apr 30 2012 [Award - Shorei Award]

TIAA Composition Competition (Nippori Sunny Hall, Tokyo, Japan)

“Deliberation 1 for violin solo”

(Violin:Matsuri Mikuni)

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Apr 22 2012 [Japan Premiere]

Joint Recital of Go Mochiduki and Kosuke Hashizume in Tokyo (Shin-Okubo Studio Virtuosi, Tokyo, Japan)

“It can't be helped... for guitar solo”

(Guitar:Kosuke Hashizume)

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Apr 18 2012 [Award - Senzoku Award]

Senzoku Contemporary Mucic Composition Competition (Maeda Hall in Kawasaki, Tokyo, Japan)

“Leading to the paradise (Senkyo e no izanai)”

(Conductor:Nobutaka Masui, Senzoku New Philharmonic Orchestra)

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Mar 11 2012

Valedictorian Recital of Toho College of Music

"dilemma 1 for bass clarinet"

(Clarinet:Masumi Sunaga)

 

Dec 28 2011

The 2nd Katsunari Nakahori Koten portrait Concert in Tokyo (Nakano Kumin Hall, Tokyo, Japan)

“Emission of light” 

“frozen ocean for piano and violin” [World Premiere] 

“ballerina in shadow”

”rack 1 -at riverside for violin and cello” [World Premiere] 

“dilemma 1 -at power game of school for Bass clarinet” [World Premiere] 

Music theater “NEW VS OLD” [World Premiere]

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Sep 25 2011

Avant garde music hall Op.2 (Matching Mole, Tokyo, Japan)

“Emission of light” [World Premiere] 

“Keeping my temper for Keyboard solo”

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Sep 20 2011 [World Premiere]

Fragments - Concert de musique contemporaine du Japon (Auditorium du Conservatoire Royal de Bruxelles, Belgium)

“It can't be helped... for Guitar solo”

(Guitar:Kosuke Hashizume)

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Aug 28 2011 [World Premiere]

OTOGUMI 3rd concert (Sakuradai pool, Tokyo, Japan)

“victims of the earthquake” for trp, vla and cello

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Jul 29 2011

The 1st Katsunari Nakahori Koten portrait Concert in Tokyo (Ikebukuro Dope Lounge, Tokyo Japan)

“Unrequited love for Piano solo”

“it can't be helped... (Ⅱ) for Piano solo” [World Premiere]

“Deliberation for Violin solo”

”Keeping my temper for Keyboard solo” [World Premiere]

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Apr 29 2011 [Award - 3rd place]

The 9th Hirosaki Sakura no Sono composition competition

"Mizu no iro" for soprano and piano

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Apr 20-24 2011 [Music scoring for play]

Keizai to H’s 10th play “Haiyu no shiawase”

(Director:Haruhiko Sato)

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