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Update on June 3, 2022, Fri

Congratulations, Maestro Myung-Whun Chung!

On June 1, 2022, on the occasion of the 76th anniversary of the Italian Republic, Maestro Myung-Whun Chung, was named Grand Officer of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Italy (Ufficiale dell'Ordine al Merito della Repubbulica Italiana) by President of the Republic, Sergio Mattarella. The ceremony was held subsequently to a performance of Orchestra of the Teatro La Fenice conducted by Maestro Chung at the Palazzo Quirinale in Rome. During more than 20 years of collaboration with Tokyo Phil since 2001 as Special Artistic Advisor and Honorary Music Director, Maestro Chung has led many fabulous and memorable performances. The entire Tokyo Phil wholeheartedly congratulates Maestro Myung-Whun Chung on receiving this preeminent honor from the Republic of Italy.

Presentation of the Grand Officer of the Order of Merit to Maestro Myung-Whun Chung by President Mattarella of Italy. (C)Presidente della Repubblica

Maestro Myung-Whun Chung shakes hands with President after performing with Orchestra della Teatro La Fenice. (C)Presidente della Repubblica

The ceremony was held for the occasion of the 76th anniversary of the Republic of Italy. (C)Presidente della Repubblica

Speech by President Mattarella at the performance of Orchestra della Teatro La Fenice in Palazzo Quirinale, Rome. (C)Presidente della Repubblica

October Subscription Concerts

Oct. 20, Thu 19:00 start (18:15 open)
Suntory Hall
Oct. 21, Fri 19:00 start (18:15 open)
Tokyo Opera City (Concert Hall)
Oct. 23, Sun 15:00 start (14:15 open)
Bunkamura Orchard Hall

Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung (Honorary Music Director)
Sir John Falstaff: Sebastian Catana
Ford: Shingo Sudo
Fenton: Yusuke Kobori
Dr. Cajus: Tetsutaro Shimizu
Bardolfo: Takashi Otsuki
Pistola: Hirotaka Kato
Mrs. Alice Ford: Ryoko Sunakawa
Nannetta: Rie Miyake
Mrs. Quickly: Ikuko Nakajima
Mrs. Meg Page: Yumiko Kono
Chorus: New National Theatre Chorus

Verdi: Opera "Falstaff" in concert style

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