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Venue: Suntory Hall in Akasaka, Tokyo
Concerts from 7 p.m.

Semiannual Membership (October to March) : ¥18,100 - ¥32,100

Popular Series

Venue: Suntory Hall in Akasaka, Tokyo
Concerts from 7 p.m.

Semiannual Membership (October to March) : ¥18,100 - ¥32,100

Saturday Matinée Series

Venue : Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre in Ikebukuro, Tokyo
Concerts from 2 p.m.

Semiannual Membership (October to March) : ¥18,100 - ¥32,100

Sunday Matinée Series

Venue : Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre in Ikebukuro, Tokyo
Concerts from 2 p.m.

Semiannual Membership (October to March) : ¥18,100 - ¥32,100

Yokohama Minato Mirai Holiday Popular Series

Venue: Yokohama Minato Mirai Hall in Yokohama, Kanagawa
Concerts from 2 p.m.

Semiannual Membership (November to March) : ¥14,100 - ¥24,300

Subscription Concerts Popular Series Saturday Matinée Series Sunday Matinée Series Yokohama Minato Mirai Holiday Popular Series
Apr. Subscription No. 587
4/17(Wed)19:00

Conductor = OLARI ELTS
Violin = VILDE FRANG

TÜÜR: New piece (YNSO co-commission; Asian premiere)
STRAVINSKY: Violin Concerto in D major
TORU TAKEMITSU: Star-Isle
SIBELIUS: Symphony No. 5 in E flat major, op. 82
Popular No. 621
4/4(Thu)19:00

Conductor = MASATO SUZUKI
Piano = RÉMI GENIET

RAMEAU: "Les Indes galantes" Suite
CHOPIN: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, op. 21
STRAVINSKY: Pétrouchka (ver. 1947)
Saturday Matinée No. 216
4/27(Sat)14:00

Conductor = CORNELIUS MEISTER
Cello = MICHIAKI UENO

PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 1 in D major, op. 25 "Classical"
CASSADÓ: Cello Concerto in D minor
MUSSORGSKY (arr. RAVEL): Pictures at an Exhibition
Sunday Matinée No. 216
4/28(Sun)14:00

Conductor = CORNELIUS MEISTER
Cello = MICHIAKI UENO

PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 1 in D major, op. 25 "Classical"
CASSADÓ: Cello Concerto in D minor
MUSSORGSKY (arr. RAVEL): Pictures at an Exhibition
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May Subscription No. 588
5/14(Tue)19:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE

HENZE: Sieben Boleros
BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 9 in D minor, WAB. 109
Popular No. 622
5/24(Fri)19:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Cello = JULIA HAGEN

WAGNER: "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" Prelude to Act I
SCHUMANN: Cello Concerto in A minor, op. 129
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, op. 55 "Eroica"
Saturday Matinée No. 217
5/18(Sat)14:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Piano = KANA OKADA

LORZING: "Zar und Zimmermann" Overture
MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K. 467
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 4 in E minor, op.98
Sunday Matinée No. 217
5/19(Sun)14:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Piano = KANA OKADA

LORZING: "Zar und Zimmermann" Overture
MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K. 467
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 4 in E minor, op.98
Yokohama Minato Mirai Holiday Popular No. 111
5/26(Sun)14:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Cello = JULIA HAGEN

WAGNER: "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" Prelude to Act I
SCHUMANN: Cello Concerto in A minor, op.129
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, op. 55 "Eroica"
June Subscription No. 589
6/13(Thu)19:00

Conductor = KAZUKI YAMADA
Soprano = ALBINA SHAGIMURATOVA

AKIRA IFUKUBE: Symphonic Fantasia No. 1
GLIÈRE: Concerto for Coloratura Soprano, op. 82
KALINNIKOV: Symphony No. 1 in G minor
Popular No. 623
6/18(Tue)19:00

Conductor = KEN-ICHIRO KOBAYASHI
Violin = BOMSORI KIM

BIZET: Excerpts from "Carmen" Suite
BRUCH: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, op. 26
FRANCK: Symphony in D minor
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6/23(Sun)14:00

Conductor = EIJI OUE
Horn = TATSUO NIPPASHI (YNSO Principal Horn)

PAUER: Horn Concerto
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Scheherazade, op.35
July Subscription No. 590
7/11(Thu)19:00

Conductor = HENRIK NÁNÁSI
Piano = LUCAS DEBARGUE

KODÁLY: Dances of Galánta
SAINT-SAËNS: Piano Concerto No. 5 in F major "Egyptique"
BARTÓK: Concerto for Orchestra
Popular No. 624
7/16(Tue)19:00

Conductor = BRAMWELL TOVEY
Piano = LUCAS DEBARGUE
Women's Chorus = Showa University of Music

RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, op. 18
HOLST: The Planets, op. 32
Saturday Matinée No. 218
7/6(Sat)14:00

Conductor = KEN-ICHIRO KOBAYASHI
Clarinet = ANDREAS OTTENSAMER

WEBER: "Der Freischütz" Overture
WEBER: Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in F minor, op. 73
DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 8 in G major, op. 88
Sunday Matinée No. 218
7/7(Sun)14:00

Conductor = KEN-ICHIRO KOBAYASHI
Clarinet = ANDREAS OTTENSAMER

WEBER: "Der Freischütz" Overture
WEBER: Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in F minor, op. 73
DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 8 in G major, op. 88
Yokohama Minato Mirai Holiday Popular No. 113
7/15(Mon)14:00

Conductor = BRAMWELL TOVEY
Piano = LUCAS DEBARGUE
Women's Chorus = Showa University of Music

RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, op.18
HOLST: The Planets, op. 32
Aug. ─── ─── Saturday Matinée No. 219
8/24(Sat)14:00

Conductor = TADAAKI OTAKA
Violin = ANA MARÍA VALDERRAMA

MENDELSSOHN: "The Hebrides" Overture, op. 26
MENDELSSOHN: Violin Concerto in E minor, op.64
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 6 in B minor, op.74 "Pathétique"
Sunday Matinée No. 219
8/25(Sun)14:00

Conductor = TADAAKI OTAKA
Violin = ANA MARÍA VALDERRAMA

MENDELSSOHN: "The Hebrides" Overture, op. 26
MENDELSSOHN: Violin Concerto in E minor, op.64
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 6 in B minor, op.74 "Pathétique"
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Sep. Subscription No. 591
9/10(Tue)19:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Cello = ALBAN GERHARDT

PFITZNER: Cello Concerto in A minor, op. posth.
HANS ROTT: Symphony in E major
Popular No. 625
9/20(Fri)19:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Piano = RUDOLF BUCHBINDER

BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, op. 58
MAHLER = Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor
Saturday Matinée No. 220
9/21(Sat)14:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Piano = RUDOLF BUCHBINDER

BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, op.58
MAHLER: Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor
Sunday Matinée No. 220
9/22(Sun)14:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Piano = RUDOLF BUCHBINDER

BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, op.58
MAHLER: Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor
Yokohama Minato Mirai Holiday Popular No. 114
9/14(Sat)14:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Violin = ISSEI KOBAYASHI

MOZART: "Die Zauberflöte" Overture
TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto in D major, op.35
MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 4 in A major, op. 90 "Italian"
Oct. Subscription No. 592
10/9(Wed)19:00

Conductor = YURI TEMIRKANOV
Bass = PETR MIGUNOV
Men's Chorus = New National Theatre Chorus
(Chorusmaster = KYOHEI TOMIHIRA)

HAYDN: Symphony No. 94 in G major "Surprise"
SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 13 in B flat minor "Babi Yar"
Popular No. 626
10/15(Tue)19:00

Conductor = YURI TEMIRKANOV
Violin = EMMANUEL TJEKNAVORIAN

SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 5 in E minor, op. 64
Saturday Matinée No. 221
10/19(Sat)14:00

Conductor = YURI TEMIRKANOV
Violin = SERGEY KHACHATRYAN

BRAHMS: Violin Concerto in D major, op. 77
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 2, op. 73
Sunday Matinée No. 221
10/20(Sun)14:00

Conductor = YURI TEMIRKANOV
Violin = SERGEY KHACHATRYAN

BRAHMS: Violin Concerto in D major, op. 77
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 2, op. 73
Yokohama Minato Mirai Holiday Popular No. 115
10/14(Mon)14:00

Conductor = YURI TEMIRKANOV
Violin = EMMANUEL TJEKNAVORIAN

SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto in D minor, op. 47
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 5 in E minor, op. 64
Nov. Subscription No. 593
11/29(Fri)19:00

Conductor = TOMÁŠ NETOPIL
Cello = JEAN-GUIHEN QUEYRAS

MOZART: "La clemenza di Tito" Overture
LIGETI: Sonata for Solo Cello
LIGETI: Cello Concerto
SUK: Asrael Symphony in C minor, op. 27
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11/23(Sat)14:00

Conductor = TOMÁŠ NETOPIL
Piano = ALEXANDRE THARAUD

MOZART: "Don Giovanni" Overture
MOZART: Symphony No. 38 in D major, K. 504 "Prague"
POULENC: Piano Concerto
JANÁČEK: Sinfonietta
Sunday Matinée No. 222
11/24(Sun)14:00

Conductor = TOMÁŠ NETOPIL
Piano = ALEXANDRE THARAUD

MOZART: "Don Giovanni" Overture
MOZART: Symphony No. 38 in D major, K. 504 "Prague"
POULENC: Piano Concerto
JANÁČEK: Sinfonietta
Yokohama Minato Mirai Holiday Popular No. 116
11/17(Sun)14:00

Conductor = KEN-ICHIRO KOBAYASHI
Cello = YUKI ITO

DVOŘÁK: Cello Concerto in B minor, op. 104
DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 9 in E minor, op. 95 "From the New World"
Dec. ─── Popular No. 627
12/20(Fri)19:00

Conductor = IVOR BOLTON
Soprano = SALLY MATTHEWS
Mezzo-Soprano = KAORI IKEDA
Tenor = YUSUKE KOBORI
Baritone = THOMAS OLIEMANS
Chorus = New National Theatre Chorus (Chorusmaster = HIROFUMI MISAWA)

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral"
Saturday Matinée No. 223
12/21(Sat)14:00

Conductor = IVOR BOLTON
Soprano = SALLY MATTHEWS
Mezzo-Soprano = KAORI IKEDA
Tenor = YUSUKE KOBORI
Baritone = THOMAS OLIEMANS
Chorus = New National Theatre Chorus (Chorusmaster = HIROFUMI MISAWA)

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral"
Sunday Matinée No. 223
12/22(Sun)14:00

Conductor = IVOR BOLTON
Soprano = SALLY MATTHEWS
Mezzo-Soprano = KAORI IKEDA
Tenor = YUSUKE KOBORI
Baritone = THOMAS OLIEMANS
Chorus = New National Theatre Chorus (Chorusmaster = HIROFUMI MISAWA)

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral"
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Jan. Subscription No. 594
1/15(Wed)19:00

Conductor = TATSUYA SHIMONO
Saxophone = KOHEI UENO

SHOSTAKOVICH: Elegy
JOHN ADAMS: Saxophone Concerto
FELDMAN: On Time and the Instrumental Factor
GUBAIDULINA: Feast during a Plague
Popular No. 628
1/9(Thu)19:00

Conductor =ELIAS GRANDY
Violin = TEIKO MAEHASHI

J. STRAUSS II: "Die Fledermaus" Overture
SAINT-SAËNS: Introduction et Rondo capriccioso, op. 28
MASSENET Méditation from "Thaïs"
SARASATE: Zigeunerweisen, op. 20
MOZART: Symphony No. 35 in D major, K. 385
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Feb. Subscription No. 595
2/28(Fri)19:00

Conductor = CORNELIUS MEISTER
Violin = CHRISTIAN TETZLAFF

HEFTI: Changements (Japan premiere)
BERG: Violin Concerto "To the memory of an angel"
BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 2 in C minor, WAB. 102
Popular No. 629
2/13(Thu)19:00

Conductor = KAZUKI YAMADA
Piano = IVO POGORELICH

GRIEG: Two Elegiac Melodies, op. 34
SCHUMANN: Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 54
DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 7 in D minor, op.70
Saturday Matinée No. 224
2/1(Sat)14:00

Conductor = KAZUKI YAMADA
Violin = NEMANJA RADULOVIĆ

MAHLER: Blumine
KHACHATURIAN: Violin Concerto in D minor
MAHLER: Symphony No. 1 in D major "Titan"
Sunday Matinée No. 224
2/2(Sun)14:00

Conductor = KAZUKI YAMADA
Violin = NEMANJA RADULOVIĆ

MAHLER: Blumine
KHACHATURIAN: Violin Concerto in D minor
MAHLER: Symphony No. 1 in D major "Titan"
Yokohama Minato Mirai Holiday Popular No. 117
2/11(Tue)14:00

Conductor = KAZUKI YAMADA
Piano = IVO POGORELICH

GRIEG: Two Elegiac Melodies, op. 34
SCHUMANN: Piano Concerto in A minor, op.54
DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 7 in D minor, op.70
Mar. Subscription No. 596
3/12(Thu)19:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Piano = LUKAS GENIUŠAS

HINDEMITH: Theme and Variations "The Four Temperaments"
R. STRAUSS: Ein Heldenleben, op. 40
Popular No. 630
3/5(Thu)19:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Violin = ARABELLA STEINBACHER

VERDI: "La forza del destino" Overture
SCHUMANN: Violin Concerto in D minor
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, op. 68
Saturday Matinée No. 225
3/14(Sat)14:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Piano = LUKAS GENIUŠAS

BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major, op. 73 "Emperor"
R. STRAUSS: Ein Heldenleben, op.40
Sunday Matinée No. 225
3/15(Sun)14:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Piano = LUKAS GENIUŠAS

BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major, op. 73 "Emperor"
R. STRAUSS: Ein Heldenleben, op.40
Yokohama Minato Mirai Holiday Popular No. 118
3/7(Sat)14:00

Conductor = SEBASTIAN WEIGLE
Violin = ARABELLA STEINBACHER

VERDI: "La forza del destino" Overture
SCHUMANN: Violin Concerto in D minor
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, op.68
Ensemble Series Subscription Concerts in Osaka
Yomikyo Ensemble No. 22
7/12(Fri)19:30

Viola= YASUHIRO SUZUKI (YNSO Solo Viola)

LECLAIR: Sonata for 2 Violas No. 4 in D major, op. 12-4
HINDEMITH: String Trio No. 2
BRAHMS: String Quintet No. 2 in G major, op. 111
Subscription in Osaka No. 23
7/17(Wed)19:00

Conductor = BRAMWELL TOVEY
Piano = LUCAS DEBARGUE
Women's Chorus = TBA

RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, op. 18
HOLST: The Planets, op.32
Yomikyo Ensemble No. 23
11/18(Mon)19:30

Piano= KEN'ICHI NAKAGAWA

REICH:Clapping Music
REICH: Double Sextet
MESSIAEN: Quatuor pour la fin du temps
Subscription in Osaka No. 24
12/24(Tue)19:00

Conductor = IVOR BOLTON
Soprano = SALLY MATTHEWS
Mezzo-Soprano = KAORI IKEDA
Tenor = YUSUKE KOBORI
Baritone = THOMAS OLIEMANS
Chorus = New National Theatre Chorus (Chorusmaster = HIROFUMI MISAWA)

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral"
Yomikyo Ensemble No. 24
1/10(Fri)19:30

Violin= SAYAKO KUSAKA (YNSO Special Guest Concermaster)

MOZART: Divertimento No. 11 in D major, K. 251
SCHÖNBERG: Verklärte Nacht, op. 4(version for string orchestra)
Subscription in Osaka No. 25
2/4(Tue)19:00

Conductor = KAZUKI YAMADA
Violin = NEMANJA RADULOVIĆ

MAHLER: Blumine
KHACHATURIAN: Violin Concerto in D minor
MAHLER: Symphony No. 1 in D major "Titan"
Yomikyo Ensemble No. 25
2/14(Fri)19:30

Piano= TOSHIYUKI KAMIOKA

FAURÉ: Piano Quintet No. 2 in C minor, op. 115
CHAUSSON: Concerto for Violin, Piano and String Quartet in D major, op. 21
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