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The gorgeous tenors of the Tokyo Music Competition winners

Shining Series Vol.7

  • Music ,
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We have decided to reschedule Shining Series Vol.7: The gorgeous tenors of the Tokyo Music Competition winners for Sunday, June 28, 2020 (Concert starts 15:00/Doors open 14:00). The performance was initially planned on Thursday, May 28, 2020, and has been postponed amid COVID-19.

Kindly be informed that we have also changed the venue from the Recital Hall to the Main Hall to keep a distance between audience members.
* Please refer to this link for the new seating arrangement. We have relocated the Recital Hall’s reserved seat numbers to the Main Hall seating. (You can check it at the venue on the day of the performance as well.)
* Regarding the performance, please visit this link to go through our precautionary measures to help prevent the COVID-19 spread and notice to visitors. Please note that the performance might be canceled or re-postponed depending on decisions, orders, etc. by the Japanese and Tokyo Metropolitan Government. (06/10/2020)

Due to the concern regarding the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), and due to the safety and health for the participants and staffs, we have announced the postponement of this event. A rescheduled date will be announced later.
Please go through the below steps for ticket refunds, and retain your tickets safely.
We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and kindly ask for your understanding. (05/08/2020)

We will present a performance filled with the charms of tenor by the Tokyo Music Competition winner singers, Toshiaki Murakami, Yogi Takumi, Naoki Miyasato, and Yusuke Kobori.


Toshiaki Murakami *3rd prize of Voice Section at the 3rd Tokyo Music Competition
Takumi Yogi *1st prize and Audience Award of Voice Section at the 6th Tokyo Music Competition
Naoki Miyasato *2nd prize (Top prize) and Audience Award of Voice Section at the 10th Tokyo Music Competition
Yusuke Kobori *2nd prize of Voice Section at the 16th Tokyo Music Competition

Piano: Takayuki Ezawa


Rossini: “Vieni fra queste braccia” from the opera “La gazza ladra”
Donizetti: “Ah! mes amis,quel jour de fête!” from the opera “La Fille du Régiment”
Puccini: “Che gelida manina” from the opera “La Bohème”
Cilea: “È la solita storia del pastore (Il lamento di Federico)” from the opera “L’Arlesiana”
Verdi: “Di quella pira l’orrendo foco” from the opera “Il trovatore”
Giordano: “Un dì all’azzurro spazio” from the opera “Andrea Chénier”
Lara: Granada
Cardillo: Core ‘ngrato
De Curtis: Non ti scordar di me, Torna a Surriento
and more


*Your purchased tickets are valid for the rescheduled recital. Please retain your tickets safely until the day of the event.

[Ticket Refund]
If you wish to get a refund for your tickets, please follow the below steps during the designated period.

Period for accepting refund requests:
Until Friday, July 31, 2020
(The request submission must be postmarked by the deadline.)

How to request a refund (By post only):
Please send your tickets and a sheet of paper filled out with the following information to the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office.

Required information:
Your name (Japanese phonetics included)
Your telephone number
The total number of your purchased tickets
Your bank account information (Please leave a note if you do not have your bank account in Japan.): bank name, branch name, account holder (Japanese phonetics included), account type (checking or savings), account number

Postal Address:
Attn: Ticket Refund Team
Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office
5-45, Ueno Koen, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-8716
*Please note that your tickets will not be reimbursed in case the mail is not delivered to the Box Office by misdelivery and so on.

Costs you get refunded
1. Ticket Cost
2. Service fees
*All expenses presented by the box office on purchasing tickets.
*If you have purchased with tickets for other events, only the system charge and the ticket issuing fee will be refunded.
3. Postage fee for sending back tickets
*Please note that your tickets will not be reimbursed in case the mail is not delivered to the Box Office by misdelivery and so on.

Refund Period
You will receive a refund in your designated bank account in about two months after the box office receives your tickets.

[Starts on sale on Monday, January 13 2020]
Reserved Seats 3,300 yen
Under-26s 1,100 yen
*Tickets for Under-26s are only available at the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office. Valid ID required.

・Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office
TEL: 03-5685-0650 

*The program is subject to change under certain circumstances.
*Pre-school children are not allowed to attend this performance.
*Child care service is available. (Reservation and fee required. A limited number of children is accepted.)
Event Child Care Service: Mother’s 0120-788-222
Reservation must be made by 17:00 on Thursday, May 21


Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, Production Section
TEL: 03-3828-2111


Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall Main Hall



Organized by
Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan / Arts Council Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture)