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RLPO Japan Tour 2015 – Day Six – A Day Off In Tokyo!

Just before I go into the ins and outs of today’s free day, have a butcher’s at Nobuyuki Tsujii, Vasily Petrenko and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra performing Rachmaninov Concerto no. 3 in Liverpool Philharmonic Hall a couple of months … Continue reading

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6. RLPO Japan Tour 2015 – Tokyo Concert 1

Today was day seven and concert number five for the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra on our Japan Tour 2015. This year marks 175 years since the founding of the RLPO and part of our celebrations includes a healthy amount of … Continue reading

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4. RLPO Japan Tour 2015 – Otsu

The RLPO were up bright and early today to make our first ride on the famous Japanese Bullet Train. Very punctual and very swift! We travelled from the hotel by coach to Tokyo Station to get the train to Kyoto … Continue reading

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3. RLPO Japan Tour 2015 – Yokohama

The RLPO JAPAN TOUR 2015 continues a pace. The second concert is taking place in Yokohama at the Minato Mirai Hall. The programme the orchestra and Chief Conductor Vasily Petrenko will be offering on this occasion is… Stravinsky : Firebird … Continue reading

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2. RLPO Japan Tour 2015 – Saitama

Saitama is the capital and the most populous city of Saitama Prefecture in Japan, situated in the south-east of the prefecture.  Being in the Greater Tokyo Area and lying 15 – 30 kilometres north of central Tokyo it is probably … Continue reading

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1. RLPO Japan Tour 2015 – Tokyo

RLPO Principal Horn Chris Morley, on his catastrophone (Wagner Tuba) getting ready for the Japan Tour rehearsing the Rite of Spring by Stravinsky. Yesterday, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra set off on our latest tour. This time, to Japan. In … Continue reading

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RLPO Tour Of Japan – 2015

On January 20th the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra will be setting off to Japan for a couple of weeks. The RLPO are 175 years old this year, the oldest professional symphony orchestra in the UK. This will be the first … Continue reading

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The Messiah – Happy 175th Birthday Royal Liverpool Philharmonic!

Happy birthday! Today is exactly 175 years since the founding of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic. To celebrate, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra (Britain’s oldest orchestra, by the way!) and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir are giving our annual performance of … Continue reading

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Dizzy Gillespie, Freddie Hubbard & Tony Williams: Japan 1982

A joyful sound: Dizzy gillespie, Freddie Hubbard, McCoy Tyner, Ron Carter, Tony Williams in Japan 1982

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JAPAN DAY 12th OCTOBER 2013 – Please share & support!

Please share & support this wonderful day out at Wallasey Central Library, Earlston Rd. Wallasey CH45 5DX tel: (0151) 639 2334 This is a fantastic day out celebrating all the excellence in Japanese culture and arts. Many events are completely free…

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