The Cantemus Children's Choir from Hungary make their fifth visit to Japan, performing in Osaka on June 20 and in Tokyo on June 21.
|The Cantemus Children's Choir
The Cantemus Children's Choir is an all-girl ensemble with members aged 12 to 14 trained by conductor Denes Szabo under the Kodaly Method, a set of principles in music education invented by Hungary's great composer Zoltan Kodaly (1882-1967).
The choir's repertoire includes pieces by Kodaly and his compatriot Bela Bartok as well as works by well-known composers Holst and Britten.
The Cantemus Children's Choir perform at 6:30 p.m. at Izumi Hall, 1-10-36 Nishi-Shinsaibashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka on June 20 and at 6:30 p.m. on June 21 at Sumida Triphony Hall, 1-2-3 Kinshicho, Sumida-ku, Tokyo, a 3-minute walk from the North Exit of Kinshicho Station on the JR Sobu Line. Tickets for Izumi Hall are 4,000 yen (call Izumi Hall Ticket Center at  6944-1188). Tickets for the Triphony Hall performance are 4,500 yen (call the Ticket Center at  5608-1212).