AGA Performance 2014

Beijing、Seoul、Surakarta、Taipei、Manila、Phnom Penhから、日本初演のグループが新百合ヶ丘に集結!
■Date:Sep. 12th Fri. 2014 17:00~(16:30 open)
■Venue:Showa University of Music Teatro Giglio Showa

Tokyo:Piano Solo
Mr.Masataka GOTO
第9回フランツ・リスト国際ピアノコンクールにおいて審査員満場一致 で第1位、併せて聴衆賞を受賞する。審査員長ルーカス・ヴィス氏は「音 楽の伝統を守った若きサムライ」と絶賛した。優勝後、コンセルトヘボ ウにおいてヤープ・ヴァン・ズヴェーデン指揮、オランダ放送フィルハー モニー管弦楽団と共演したのを皮切りに、国内外20カ国以上に招かれ コンサートツアーを行う。現在昭和音楽大学講師。

Seoul:Chamber Ensemble
Mr. Sungsic Yang and Erato Ensemble
Erato Ensemble is a representative Korean chamber ensemble. The music director is world-renown violinist Sungsic Yang. He won a prize in Long-Thibaud International Violin Competition in Paris, Paganini International Competition in Genoa, and International Violin Competition of Indianapolis. Also, he won the first prize in Carl Flesch International Violin Competition. He is currently working as a professor in Catholic University of Daegu.

Manila:Contemporary and Indigenous Filipino Dance
Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA) 
Considered as one of the pioneers of contemporary Filipino Theater in the Philippines, the Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA) has produced more than 400 plays, mostly originals and in the language, outlook and spirit that is Filipino, tackling issues relevant to its audiences.

Beijing:Erhu, Pipa, and Konghou
Mr. Jun Chen, Ms. Ke Liu, and Ms. Jun Zhi Cui
Mr. Chen Jun is the first class instrumentalist in Chinese People's Liberation Army Orchestra, and the vice president of the erhu association of the Chinese Music Association. Ms. Liu Ke is a renowned pipa performer and the artistic director of Erhu Road. Ms. Jun Zhi Cui is the pioneer of the modern Chinese instrumental arts of Konghou performance.

The O-KAI SINGERS won the top award in the Taiwan International Contemporary A Cappella Competition after just two months of their foundation, and have been frequently invited to perform at various A Cappella events worldwide.

Surakarta:The Court Dancers from Surakarta
Bedhaya Dancers
The Bedhaya Dancers will perform Bedhaya Matah Ati, an ancient and sacred dance form from the courts of Java, which is performed by an all-female cast.

Phnom Penh:Tenor Singer
Mr.Sethisak Khuon
Sethisak Khuon is the first western opera singer in Cambodia (Cambodian Tenor). Now he is the President of "Cambodia Voice Academy" and Founder of The Kingdom Orchestra and Angkor Opera Festival + Kingdom Opera House Projects.

【Presenter】Kaori NORO (Lecturer, Showa University of Music)