What we do

Cabinet of Curiosities 2022 New Musical Atlas

  • Organization : Cabinet of Curiosities
  • Section : Artistic and creative activity in Tokyo
  • Type of Grant Program : Single
  • Art Forms : Music


A festival of new music from around the world, performed by talented young musicians based in Japan. Organizers researched a wide range of contemporary music ensembles and contemporary music festivals around the world, introducing in this one event works by young/mainstay composers engaged in particularly individual and unique activities, and sharing them with performers and audiences together with commentary. Featuring Musashi Baba (conductor), Shino Saito (flute), Kyusang Jeong (clarinet/saxophone), Daichi Kutsuna (percussion instruments), Takuya Otaki (piano/keyboard), Gaku Yamada (guitar), Maiko Matsuoka (violin), Mano Shimojima (cello), Maki Ota (soprano), Ko Sahara (electronics/sound), Tetsuo Kubo (inspector), and others.


Cabinet of Curiosities
Cabinet of Curiosities is a composers collective formed in 2021. As well as operating contemporary music performances through research-based curation, the collective aims to revitalize the music scene through cross-disciplinary events and educational programs, archival projects on Japan-based composers, and more.


Cabinet of Curiosities


Goethe-Institut Tokyo, Hall, Minato City,Tokyo