The Ota Ward Cultural Promotion Association has been conducting an opera project for three years since 2019.
In 2020, we had no choice but to hold a performance to prevent new coronavirus infections. In 2021, we will once again focus on <vocal music>, which is the main axis of opera, and improve singing skills.
We will challenge the original language (Italian, French, German) of each opera.Let's enjoy the joy of singing and the splendor of opera chorus with the sound of the orchestra with popular opera singers.
|Qualifications||・ Those over 15 years old (excluding junior high school students)
・ Those who can participate in practice without rest
・ Those who can read music
・ Healthy person
・ Those who can memorize
・ Those who are cooperative
・ Those who are ready for costumes
Men: Black ties and formal wear
Women: White blouse (long sleeves, glossy type), black long skirt (total length, A-line)
* Costumes will be explained during practice, so please do not purchase in advance.
|The whole process||20 times in total (including Genepro and production)|
|Recruitment number||Some female and male voices
* If the number of applicants greatly exceeds the capacity, the lottery will be given to those who live, work, or attend school in Ota Ward from among the applicants for the first choice part.
|Entry fee||20,000 yen (tax included)
* Payment method is bank transfer.
* Details such as the transfer destination will be announced in the participation decision notification.
* Please note that we do not accept cash payments.
* Please bear the transfer fee.
|lecturer||Chorus Conductor: Tetsuya Kawahara
Chorus guidance: Kei Kondo, Toshiyuki Muramatsu, Takashi Yoshida
Original language instruction: Kei Kondo (German), Pascal Oba (French), Ermanno Alienti (Italian)
Répétiteur: Takashi Yoshida, Sonomi Harada, etc.
|Bizet: "Habanera" "Toreador Song" from the opera "Carmen"
Verdi: "Cheers Song" from the opera "La Traviata"
Verdi: From the opera "Nabucco" "Go, my thoughts, ride on the golden wings"
Strauss II: "Opening Chorus" "Champagne Song" from Opera "Die Fledermaus"
Lehar: "Song of Vilia", "Waltz", etc. from the operetta "Merry Widow"
|Sheet music used||During adjustment
* Details of the score will be announced in the participation decision notification.
* Applications after the deadline cannot be accepted.Please apply with a margin.
|How to take the exam||Please specify the necessary items on the prescribed application form (attach a photo) and mail or bring it to Ota Citizen's Plaza (Ota Citizen's Plaza / Ota Citizen's Hall Aplico / Ota Bunkanomori).|
3-1-3 Shimomaruko, Ota-ku, Tokyo Inside Ota Citizen's Plaza
(Public interest incorporated foundation) Ota Ward Cultural Promotion Association Cultural Arts Promotion Division
Recruitment staff for chorus members who meet the gem of opera chorus
|Tips and notes||・ Once paid, the participation fee will not be refunded under any circumstances.note that.
・ We cannot answer inquiries about acceptance or rejection by phone or email.
・ Application documents will not be returned.
|Times||Practice day||Time||Practice venue|
|1||4 / 10 (Saturday)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Small Hall|
|2||4 / 25 (day)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Small Hall|
|3||5 / 7 (gold)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Small Hall|
|4||5 / 15 (Saturday)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Small Hall|
|5||5 / 22 (Saturday)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Large Hall|
|6||6 / 4 (gold)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Large Hall|
|7||6 / 13 (day)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Large Hall|
|8||6 / 20 (day)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Small Hall|
|9||6 / 25 (gold)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Large Hall|
|10||7 / 3 (Saturday)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Large Hall|
|11||7 / 9 (gold)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Small Hall|
|12||7 / 18 (day)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Large Hall|
|13||7 / 31 (Saturday)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Large Hall|
|14||8 / 8 (day)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Small Hall|
|15||8 / 13 (gold)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Small Hall|
|16||8 / 15 (day)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Large Hall|
|17||8 / 21 (Saturday)||18:15-21:15||Ota Ward Plaza Small Hall|
|18||8 / 27 (gold)||17:30-21: 15||Ota Ward Hall / Aplico Large Hall|
|19||8 / 28 (Saturday)||Stage rehearsal||Ota Ward Hall / Aplico Large Hall|
|20||8 / 29 (day)||Production day||Ota Ward Hall / Aplico Large Hall|
|Date and Time||August 8th (Sun) 29:15 start (00:14 opening)|
|Venue||Ota Ward Hall / Aplico Large Hall|
|Prices||All seats reserved 4,000 yen * Preschoolers cannot enter|
|Appearance (planned)||Conductor: Maika Shibata
Orchestra: Tokyo Universal Philharmonic Orchestra
Soprano: Emi Sawahata
Mezzo-soprano: Yuga Yamashita
Countertenor: Toshiyuki Muramatsu
Tenor: Tetsuya Mochizuki
Baritone: Toru Onuma
|Remarks||Script composition: Misa Takagishi
Producer / Répétiteur: Takashi Yoshida
Chorus Conductor: Tetsuya Kawahara
Organizer: Ota Ward Cultural Promotion Association
Grant: General Incorporated Foundation Regional Creation
Production cooperation: Toji Art Garden Co., Ltd.