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Organization

Organizers

  • Sendai International Music Competition Organizing Committee
  • City of Sendai
  • Sendai Cultural Foundation

Organizing Committee

Advisers TSUTSUMI Tsuyoshi Chairman of the Board, Japan Federation of Musicians
MURAI Yoshihiro Governor of Miyagi Prefecture
AKAMA Tsugihiko Chairperson, Sendai City Assembly
AOKI Naoyuki Chairman, The Culture Foundation of Miyagi
HORIUCHI Kumio President, ONGAKU NO TOMO SHA CORP.
KAMATA Hiroshi Chairman, The Sendai Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Chairperson KOHRI Kazuko Mayor, City of Sendai
Vice-Chairpersons NOJIMA Minoru Chairperson, Managing Committee/ Pianist/ President, Tokyo College of Music
TATSUMI Akiko President, Toho Gakuen School of Music
SUGIMOTO Kazuhiro Dean, Tokyo University of the Arts, Faculty of Music
TAKAHASHI Hiroaki Chairman Emeritus, Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc.
UJIIE Teruhiko Chairman, The 77 BANK, LTD.
FUJIMOTO Akira Vice Mayor, City of Sendai
SASAKI Hiroshi Director General, Sendai Cultural Foundation
Members UEDA Katsumi Vice-Chairperson, Managing Committee/ Pianist/ Honorary Professor, Tokyo University of the Arts/ Professor, Ueno Gakuen University
SHIBUYA Yumiko Vice-Chairperson, Managing Committee/ Violinist
HORIGOME Yuzuko Member, Managing Committee/ Violinist/ Professor, Conservatoire Royal de Bruxelles/ Professor, Conservatorium Maastricht
NODAIRA Ichiro Member, Managing Committee/ Pianist/ Composer/Honorary Professor, Tokyo University of the Arts/Professor, Tokyo College of Music
HORI Masafumi Member, Managing Committee/ Violinist/ Honorary Concertmaster, NHK Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo/ Honorary Professor, Toho Gakuen School of Music/ Guest-professor at Tokyo University of the Arts
EBI Akiko Member, Managing Committee/ Pianist
KURATO Teru Member, Managing Committee/ Pianist/ Professor, Miyagi University of Education
WAGATSUMA Masataka Member, Managing Committee/ Chief Producer, Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra
SAWA Eriko Managing Director, Secretary General, Japan Federation of Musicians
OHNO Michiko President, Japan Piano Teachers Association
FUKUDA Seikoh CEO, The Piano Teachers’ National Association of Japan
MIYAMA Naohisa President, JAPANESE STRING TEACHERS ASSOCIATION/ Violinist/ Professor, Musashino Academia Musicae
NIWA Toru General Director, Secretary General, Japan Association of Classical Music Presenters
OHYAMA Kentaro Chairperson Emeritus, Sendai Association of Corporate Executives
YAEGASHI Tsukasa President, Junior Chamber International Sendai
ICHIRIKI Masahiko PRESIDENT, THE KAHOKU SHIMPO
KANDA Shinsuke Director-General, Japan Broadcasting Corporation Sendai Station Regional Headquarters
SASAKI Tetsuo Chancellor, Miyagi Gakuin
MATSURA Chihiro President of Board, Tokiwagi Gakuen High School
INOMATA Hidehiko Manager of Tohoku Area YAMAHA MUSIC RETAILING Co.,Ltd.
ABOSHI Masashi Branch Manager, Sendai Branch, KAWAI MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS Mfg. co., Ltd.
SATO Yasuhiko Director-General, Environment and Living Department, Miyagi Prefectural Government
ISHIKAWA Hiroshi Chairperson of the Board of Directors, Sendai Tourism, Convention and International Association
KANEKO Masashi Director General, Culture and Tourism Bureau, City of Sendai
ITO Yukio Member, Managing Committee/ Deputy Director General, Sendai Cultural Foundation

Organization: Managing Committee

Chairperson NOJIMA Minoru Pianist/ President, Tokyo College of Music
Vice-Chairperson UEDA Katsumi Pianist/ Honorary Professor, Tokyo University of the Arts/ Professor, Ueno Gakuen University
SHIBUYA Yumiko Violinist
Member HORIGOME Yuzuko Violinist/ Professor, Conservatoire Royal de Bruxelles/ Professor, Conservatorium Maastricht
NODAIRA Ichiro Pianist/ Composer/ Honorary Professor, Tokyo University of the Arts/ Professor, Tokyo College of Music
HORI Masafumi Violinist/ Honorary Concertmaster, NHK Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo/ Honorary Professor, Toho Gakuen School of Music/ Guest-Professor, Tokyo University of the Arts
EBI Akiko Pianist
KURATO Teru Pianist/ Professor, Miyagi University of Education
WAGATSUMA Masataka Chief Producer, Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra
NAKAYAMA Shuuichi Deputy Director General, Culture and Tourism Bureau, City of Sendai
ITO Yukio Deputy Director General, Sendai Cultural Foundation

Planning & Promotion Committee

Members ANEHA Keiko Member of the Board, Sendai Opera Association/ Vocalist
ISHIKAWA Hiroshi Composer/ Member, Board of Councilors, Sendai Cultural Foundation
OGATA Makiko Brannch manager, Japan Piano Teachers Association Tohoku
ODASHIMA Kota Saxophonist/ Lecturer, Miyagi Gakuin Women’s University
KIKUCHI Yasue Violinist
SATO Junichi Vocalist/ Professor, Shokei Gakuin College
SHIBUYA Yumiko Vice-Chairperson, Managing Committee/ Violinist
SHIBOTA Keiko Violinist
SHOJI Michiko Pianist/ Professor, Toho Gakuen School of Music Junior Department Sendai/ Director, Sendai Chuo Music Center
SUGAWARA Nozomu Pianist/ Lecturer, Tokyo University of the Arts/ Lecturer, Nagoya College of Music/ Lecturer, Tokiwagi Gakuen High School/ Lecturer, Nagoya City Kikuzato High School/ Special lecturer, Utsunomiya Junior College
TAHARA Saée Pianist/ Lecturer, Showa Academia Musicae
TSURUOKA Tamiko Marimba・Percussion Player
NISHIMOTO Yukihiro Concertmaster, Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra
HIBINO Hiroyuki Conductor/ Clarinetist/ Professor, Miyagi University of Education
FUKUHARA Keizo Pianist
MIYAGI Jun-ichi Composer
WAGATSUMA Masataka Member, Managing Committee/ Chief Producer, Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra/ Member of the Board, Sendai Cultural Foundation
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