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KYOTO CONCERT HALL
The 23rd Autumn Kyoto Music Festival
September 15 Sun. - November 23 Sat.



The Autumn Kyoto Music Festival is a large-scale annual music event welcoming renowned musicians from Japan and around the world. This year marks its 23rd year and a number of appealing concerts have been arranged. Experience a festive and uplifting mood with distinctive music at Kyoto Concert Hall.


Main Hall


Ensemble Hall Murata



Nov. 2 Sat.
The 9th Miyako Fu-in Concert
Ensemble Wien-Berlin (Wind Quintet)

From 14:00; ENSEMBLE HALL MURATA


Tickets
Advanced 4,000 yen, Day-of-performance 4,500 yen
All non-reserved seats



Nov. 3 Sun./Nat’l holiday
The Philadelphia Orchestra

From 15:00; MAIN HALL


L; Yannick Nézet-Séguin ©Chris Lee
R; Haochen Zhang


Conductor/Music Director: Yannick Nézet-Séguin
Piano: Haochen Zhang

Program
Sergei Rachmaninov -Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor op.18
Antonín Dvorák -Symphony No.9 in E minor op.95 “From the New World”

Tickets
S 20,000 yen, A 16,000 yen, B 12,000 yen, C 8,000 yen, D 5,000 yen (B,C,D Sold out)
All reserved seats



Nov. 4 Mon./Nat’l holiday
Orchestra Discovery 2019 "Welcome to Orchestra!"

From 14:00; MAIN HALL


Kyoto Symphony Orchestra ©Yoshikazu Inoue

Conductor & Piano: Akira Miyagawa Navigator: Garage Sale

Program
Theme of Thunderbirds (arr. Akira Miyagawa)
Brahms (arr. Schmeling) -Hungarian dance No.5
The Beatles Medley (arr. Akira Miyagawa) and more

Tickets
Adults (19 or older) 2,000 yen, Children (5-18 years old) 1,000 yen
All non-reserved seats on the 3rd Floor & Podium
*Reserved seats have been sold out.





Nov. 8 Fri.
Kyoto Sinfonietta
From 19:00; ENSEMBLE HALL MURATA


© A. Shimada


Program
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -Turkish March
Astor Piazzolla -Otoño Porteño and more

Tickets
Adults 3,000 yen, Students & Senior 2,000 yen
All non-reserved seats



Nov. 10 Sun.
Piano Quintette Concert dédié à Monsieur Gabriel Fauré
Tomoki KITAMURA × Aile String Quartet

From 14:00; ENSEMBLE HALL MURATA


L; Tomoki Kitamura ©Takyumi Jun
R: Aile String Quartet ©Hideki Shiozawa



Piano: Tomoki Kitamura
Aile String Quartet
Violins: Kazuhito Yamane and Fumika Mohri
Viola: Ayako Tahara
Cello: Michiaki Ueno

Program
Gabriel Fauré -Quintette pour piano et cordes No. 1 en Ré mineur op.89
Arnold Shönberg (arranged by Anton Webern) -Kammersymphonie No. 1 op.9
Gabriel Fauré -Quintette pour piano et cordes No. 2 en Ut mineur op.115

Tickets
Adults 3,000 yen, Under 30 1,500 yen (Limited 50 tickets; ID Required)
All reserved seats




Nov. 15 Fri.
Thanks Mr. Contrabass: Garry Kerr Contrabass Recital

From 19:00; ENSEMBLE HALL MURATA


Gary Karr


Contrabass: Gary Karr Piano: Recital Harmon Lewis

Program
Camille Saint-Saës -Le Cygne
Felix Mendelssohn -Songs Without Words
Niccolo Paganini -Mose Fantasy and more

Tickets
5,000 yen
All reserved seats




Nov. 16 Sat. & 17 Sun.
The 640th Subscription Concert of the Kyoto Symphony Orchestra
From 14:30; MAIN HALL


Sylvain Cambreling ©Marco Borggreve


Conductor: Sylvain Cambreling

Program
Toru Takemitsu -Dreamtime for orchestra
Haydn -Symphony No.104 in D major “London” Hob. I:104
Stravinsky -“Le sacre du printemps” ballet music

Tickets
S 5,000 yen, A 4,500 yen, B 3,500 yen, P 2,000 yen (seats behind the stage)
All reserved seats
From 14:00 Pre-Concert Talk




Nov. 23 Sat./Nat’l holiday
Kyoto Concert Hall presents Kyoto Symphony Orchestra Super Concert
-Swedish Radio Choir × KSO-
From 14:00; MAIN HALL


L; Junichi Hirokami ©Greg Sailor
R; Swedish Radio Choir ©Kristian Pohl



Conductor (Music Advisor): Junichi Hirokami

All Mozart Program
Overture from La clemenza di Tito
Symphony No.25 in G minor K.183
Requiem in D minor K.626

Tickets
S 9,000 yen, A 7,000 yen, B 5,000 yen, C 3,000 yen (B,C Sold out)
All reserved seats




Ticket Purchase
By phone: 075-711-3231
Concert Hall Ticket Counter: 10:00-17:00; Closed 1st & 3rd Mon.
*Closed the next day when Mon. is a national holiday
Online: Click the “Ticket Purchase” on the Concert Hall’s website


Kyoto Concert Hall
Access

A 5-min. walk from Exit #1 or #3 from Subway Kitayama Sta.