■ Yoshio Hamano & Masato Inoue: "Winterreise"
24. November, 2016 / sonorium (Tokyo)
Baritone: Masato Inoue, Piano: Yoshio Hamano
Liszt - Chasse-Neige from "Etudes d'execution transcendante"
Toru Takemitsu - Litany (Michael Viner in memoriam)
Schubert - "Winterreise" cycle
■ Asuka Takeuchi & Yoshio Hamano Duo Recital
11. November, 2016 / Ryogoku Monten Hall (Tokyo)
12. November, 2016 / Hibiki Music Salon (Osaka)
Flute: Asuka Takeuchi, Piano: Yoshio Hamano
Programme tracing the flute repertoire, comprising masterpieces by Debussy, Ibert, Schulhoff, Hindemith, and Toru Takemitsu, Jo Kondo, Toshio Hosokawa, accompanied by Scriabin Sonata No. 10 (for piano solo).
■ Moscow Conservatory debut recital at Rachmaninov Hall
03. October, 2016
Moscow Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall
Recital as part of the "Soul of Japan" annual festival. Works by Rachmaninov, Scriabin, Kosaku Yamada, Akira Ifukube, Takemitsu, and Somei Sato's Litania.
Hiroo Sato at the Piano Secondo.
■ Diners Club presents:
Captivating Sound of Bosendorfer
3. September, 2016 / Bosendorfer Tokyo Showroom
Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 31, Op. 110
Rachmaninov - Selected Preludes
Chopin - Nocturne in D-flat Major, Op. 27 No. 2
Chopin - Polonaise-Fantaisie, Op. 61
Chopin - Polonaise No. 6, Op. 53 "Heroic"
Event report on Diners Club Japan website [here].
■ Basingstoke Symphony Orchestra
20. March, 2016 / The Anvil Concert Hall (Basingstoke, UK)
Basingstoke Symphony Orchestra, Stephen Scotchmer (cond)
F. Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11
■ Lebanon tour
■ Catholic University of America Winner's Recital
CUA Benjamin T. Rome School Ward Recital Hall (Washington, D.C)