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Home Concert

Date: 09/24/2023
Time: 2:00 PM

Home Concert

Date: 09/23/2023
Time: 2:00 PM

Kenji Festival 2023

Date: 09/21/2023
Time: 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Location: the monument "Ame ni mo Makezu" in Sakura-machi, Hanamaki (In case of rain, at the gymnasium of Nanjo Elementary School in Hanamaki)

On this day, to commemorate Kenji Miyazawa’s death, flowers are offered, poems are read, songs from Kenji’s works are sung, and a play is performed in front of the Kenji Poem Monument.
Sumiko will accompany the chorus.

Violin Class Recital

Date: 09/03/2023
Time: 10:00 AM

Sumiko will accompany the violins.

Kenji’s World” Seminar “Kenji and Music”

Date: 08/23/2023
Time: 10:15 AM – 11:15 AM
Location: @ Music Room, Yumoto Elementary School, Hanamaki

Lecturer: Sumiko Sato

Date: 07/22/2023
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Mazarium Lounge

Piano: Sumiko Sato

2023 Extension lectures at Fuji University: Thinking from Kenji Miyazawa Vol. 10 Kenji Miyazawa and Music

Date: 06/12/2023
Time: 2:15 PM – 3:45 PM
Location: Fuji University

2023 Extension lectures at Fuji University: Thinking from Kenji Miyazawa
Vol. 10 Kenji Miyazawa and Music
 ”From Michinoku to the Future Sphere” – On Kenji’s Compositions and Music Born from Kenji’s Literature –   
 Composer, performer, music educator, Sumiko Sato   
Date and Time: Monday, June 12, 2023, 14:15-15:45 (4th period)
Venue: Fuji University
*The lecture will be broadcasted on Hanamaki Cable TV.
*Online streaming→ “Fuji University Public Relations Channel – YouTube“.
If interested in attending the lecture, contact Fuji Univer Affairs & Supervision Dept. 0198-23-6221

Date: 05/13/2023
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Mazarium Lounge

May 13, 2023 @Mazarium Lounge
Sumiko Sato on piano

Tribute concert

Date: 04/21/2023
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: MAZARIUM Lounge (Morioka Bus Center 3F)

April 21,2023 @Mazarium Lounge

Sumiko Sato on piano

2023 Art and Culture Lectures@Morioka Ueda Community Center

Start date: 01/14/2023
End date: 01/28/2023
All-day event
Location: Ueda Community Center, Morioka

(Sumiko will be the lecturer for the Session 2 and 3.)

Music of “Joy and Sorrow”
Date: Jan. 14, Jan. 21, Jan. 28, 2023
Venue: Ueda Community Center, Morioka
Session 1: Music of Joy and Sorrow as Heard by Araebisu” (SP record appreciation and lecture)
Lecturer: Masashi Iwasaki, Director of Nomura Kodo & Araebisu Memorial Museum
Session 2 (January 21) “Why are we sad? Why are our hearts so excited (lecture and performance) Lecturer: Shumiko Sato
Session 3 (January 28) “Techniques of Composition and Arrangement, Expressions of Joy and Expressions of Sadness (lecture and performance)”
Lecturer: Sumiko Sato

Contact: 019-654-2333 Attn: Hiroshi Miyoshi, Mitsuru Sasaki