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Sydney International Composers Concert 2017

In Past Events on October 1, 2017 at 2:09 pm


Supported by the SCO Foundation and the composers themselves,
the Sydney Contemporary Orchestra (SCO) proudly presents
the Sydney International Composers Concerts 2017.

with 60 passionate and dedicated musicians of the SCO, and directed by Dr Brian Chatpo Koo, the Contemporary Orchestral Music concert is an amazing opportunity to hear absolutely new orchestral music of contemporary composers from Japan, USA, Italy, Colombia, Brazil, and Australia. These composers will attend the concert and share their musical ideas, philosophies and creativity with each other and the Sydney audience.

Friday 6th October 2017, 8:00PM
Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music
Sydney Australia

The programme includes
“Water Cycle” for orchestra [world premiere] /
Satoru Ikeda
Sydney Contemporary Orchestra
conducted by Dr Brian Chatpo Koo

Standard: $80
Concession: $60
Under 30: $40

Contact: Dianne Batcheldor – Orchestra Manager
Ph: 0427 347 989  Email:



Work for Vibraphone solo

In Past Events on October 1, 2015 at 3:02 pm

“Where the Vibraphone Exists”
A World of Vibraphone : Mizuki Aita

Sun. 25th October 2015
Casa Mozart Harajuku, Tokyo

The programme includes
“Möbius Loop” for vibraphone solo (2015) [world premiere] /
Satoru Ikeda

Mizuki Aita, vibraphone

All seats: ¥3,000 (concert admission includes one drink)
Tel : 03-3402-1756 Fax : 03-3497-1833 E-mail :


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Work for Bassflute, Vibraphone, Violin, Viola and Cello

In Past Events on April 1, 2015 at 3:58 pm

Takanori Yamane Flute Recital
« Breeze in A »

Wed. (Holiday) 29th April 2015
The Artists Salon DOLCE Shinjuku, Tokyo

The programme includes
“Breeze in A” for bass flute, vibraphone, violin, viola and cello (2014) [world premiere] /
Satoru Ikeda

Takanori Yamane, bass flute
Mizuki Aita, vibraphone
Michiko Kobayashi, violin
Noriko Aoki, viola
Jun Oshima, cello
conducted by Satoru Ikeda

All seats: ¥4,500
Info (Powell Flutes Japan) 03-5339-8383

Breeze in A
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The live recording [11:11] mp3 Just a moment

Work for guitar and marimba

In Past Events on February 15, 2014 at 3:00 pm

Exhibition of Contemporary Music 2014
Future of “KYOUSOU” – to create, to collaborate –
Organization: Japan Society for Contemporary Music (ISCM Japanese Section)

Friday 28th February 2014
Tokyo Opera City Recital Hall

The programme includes
“Brown Brownian Motion” for guitar and marimba
Gaku Yamada, guitar
Mizuki Aita, marimba

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Work for alto flute solo

In Past Events on January 27, 2014 at 2:13 am

Takanori Yamane Flute Recital

Sunday 9th February 2014
The Artists Salon DOLCE Shinjuku, Tokyo

The programme includes
The Salutation (2013)
d’après un poème de Thomas Traherne
pour flûte alto seule /
Satoru Ikeda

Takanori Yamane, Altoflute

All seats: ¥4,500
Info (Powell Flutes Japan) 03-5339-8383

(Youtube: premiere in Chiayi, Taiwan 2013 Dec.7)

BHS The Finals Showcase Concert

In Past Events on July 13, 2013 at 3:21 pm

of the tenth anniversary
British Harpsichord Society
Supported using public funding by
July 27th 2013 at 3pm
* * *
SANTOOR SUITE ・・・・・Patrick John Jones
[Mahan Esfahani, perform.]
BOX TOCCATA ・・・・・Aled Smith
[Gośka Isphording]
FIVE SHAPES ・・・・・Thomas Donahue
SUMMER IN THE WORLD ・・・・・Ivan Božičević
[Elaine Funaro]
[Christoph Kaufmann]
INVENTION Set 3, No 1 ・・・・・Stephen Dodgson
[Pamela Nash]
HOT TO TROT LOVE BOT ・・・・・Gavin Wayte
[Elaine Funaro]
SCHATTENREISE ・・・・・Enno Kastens
INVENTION Set 2, No 6 ・・・・・Stephen Dodgson
[Penelope Cave]
PRISM ・・・・・Satoru Ikeda
THE ASCENT OF THE K517 ・・・・・Jürgen Kraus
[Jane Chapman]
INVENTION Set 5, No 2 ・・・・・Stephen Dodgson
IN FUGA DA VERONA ・・・・・Alessandro Ponti
[Maggie Cole]
* * *
in memoriam Stephen Dodgson 1924-2013
* * *
Harpsichord supplied by Malcolm Greenhalgh
Tuning by Claire Hammett


Takanori Yamane Flute Recital: SOLITUDE

In Past Events on January 3, 2013 at 11:53 pm

Takanori Yamane Flute Recital 2013 vol.1

Sunday 10th February 2013
The Artists Salon DOLCE Shinjuku, Tokyo

12 Fantasies for Flute alone / G.P.Telemann
Solitude, for Bassflute & Piano (2012) Premiere / Satoru Ikeda

Takanori Yamane, Flute
Satoru Ikeda, Piano

All seats: ¥4,500
Info (Powell Flutes Japan) 03-5339-8383

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The British Harpsichord Society Composition Competition

In Past Events on November 14, 2012 at 3:08 pm

The British Harpsichord Society:
Tenth Anniversary Composition Competition

sponsored by The Ida Carroll Trust, The Holst Foundation and Cadenza Music

The Final Round of the Competition took place at Kings College, University of London, on October 28th 2012.

1. Entrants must submit one composition for solo harpsichord
2. The duration of the composition is not to exceed 8 minutes
3. Compositions must be for acoustic performance (no electronics)
4. Compositions may be for single or double manual harpsichord, for a compass of no more than 5 octaves, and without pedal registration

A total of over ninety entries from around the world participated in the competition.

First Prize (£1000 + publication):
Alessandro Ponti (Italy) for “In Fuga da Verona”
Second Prize (£500):
Jung Sun Kang (USA) for “Stick Boy and Match Girl in Love”
Joint Third Prize (£250):
Aled Smith (UK) for “Box Toccata”
Joint Third Prize (£250):
Jürgen Kraus (Germany) for “The Ascent of the K517”
The following entries were also highly commended and will be programmed alongside the prize-winners in the Concert at The Foundling Museum in 2013:
(in alphabetical order)
Thomas Donahue (USA) for “Five Shapes”
Satoru Ikeda (Japan) for “Prism”
Patrick Jones (UK) for “Santoor Suite”
Junghae Lee (Switzerland) for “Improvisation sur les Ondes Chromatiques”
Gavin Wayte (UK) for “Hot to Trot Love Bot”
First Round: Penelope Cave, Rob Keeley (Chair), Pamela Nash (Competition Director)
Final Round: Gary Carpenter, Jane Chapman, Mahan Esfahani, Larry Goves.

Musica de Esperanza; The 4th Exhibition of Contemporary Music

In Past Events on October 1, 2011 at 3:00 am

The 4th Exhibition of Contemporary Music
for the retirement of Hiroshi Otsuki
Organization; Musica de Esperanza

Saturday 5th November 2011
Ezaki Hall

The programme includes
‘Psalm’ for alto saxophone and piano
Miki Hiraga: alto saxophone
Satoru Ikeda: piano

Work for violin solo

In Past Events on February 1, 2011 at 2:06 am

The 3rd Exhibition of Contemporary Music *
Musica de Esperanza
Saturday 20th April 2002
Sarnath Hall

Recital Series 2003 vol.13 **
Organization: Ensemble Contemporary α
Saturday 21th June 2003
KOGA MASAO Museum of Music: Keyaki Hall

The programmes include
‘Diferencias’ for violin solo
* Michiko Kobayashi, violin (20th April 2002)
** Wakako Hanada, violin (21th June 2003)