LATEST NEWS

Keiko HARADA visits Taiwan as invited composer 
Dance project (Dec. 2 in Hsinchu), Portrait Concert (Dec. 3 in Taipei), Lectures and Panelist in Hsinchu and Taipei (Nov. 30, Dec. 3 and 4) 

The 6th World Uchinanchu Festival in Okinawa

世界のウチナーンチュ大会2016 原田 敬子 トーク Keiko Harada's Talk in Eisa EXPO 2016, Okinawa
世界のウチナーンチュ大会2016 原田 敬子 トーク Keiko Harada's Talk in Eisa EXPO 2016, Okinawa
30, March 2016  at 20:00  in Trossingen, Germany

F. fragments (2012) all movements
Devil Fire Tango (2014)
Devil Fire Tarantella (2016) World Premiere
performed by Armin Fuchs (pf),  Stefan Hussong (acc)

New CD Project (Wergo) !

Keiko HARADA  4th Portrait CD    "midstream "

Musicians 
Carin Levine, Flute
Mike Svoboda, Trombone
Juergen Ruck, Guitar
Stefan Hussong, Accordion
Naoko Kikuchi, 13&17 Strings Koto
Yumiko Meguri, Piano

Producers : Wergo & カリン・レヴァイン 
Recording : @ Radio Bremen, Germany

CONCERTS


April 13 @ MON AMI (Weimar, Germany)

Zero Hour for Bass-fl and 17 Strings Japanese Koto (2008)
Weimar Spring Days 
Carin Levine (fl), Naoko Kikuchi (koto)



March 29,  @ 20 Uhr in Konzerthaus Berlin, Germany

Vanishing Point Study III b for Daegum and String Trio (2012)
Konzerthaus Berlin
focused XIII - Raue Farben
AsianArt Ensemble , Hong Yoo (Daegum)




Suntory Arts Foundation Composer's Portrait  KEIKO HARADA



Latest update❗️

27th OCT 2015 (Tue)

「Composer's Portrait 2015 - Keiko HARADA」  

Time : 19:00 ( Open : 18:00; Pre-talk : 18:20〜)

Suntory Main Hall

 

▼Programme :

  Sonora Distancia III(2000-01

  Third Ear Deaf III2003)*

  Piano Concerto(2013-15 World Premiere)

  New Comissioned Work(2015 World Premiere)


▼Performers :

Cond. = Kenichi Nakagawa

Piano =Yumiko Meguri (Piano Concerto)

Accordion =Stefan Hussong

Prepared Piano =Satoshi Inagaki

Percussion =Kuniko Kato

Orchestra =Ensemble Modern + Toho Gakuen Orchestra

Tickets S4,000yen A3,000yen B2,000yen Student1,000yen

Organizer :  Suntory Foundation for Arts

 

▼Enquiry・Phone Reservation

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▼Ticketing(Starts selling from 22nd June 2015)

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   Suntory Hall Members' Club Pre-sale (15th June 2015, 10:00 to 21st June)

 ※ Enquiry on becoming a member and Reservation for Ticket, please contact Suntory Hall   

       Ticketing Centre or Suntory Members Club WEB

29th OCT 2015 (Thu)

Venue : Kagoshima・MBC Media Hall

「伝統の身体・創造の呼吸〜薩摩琵琶とともに 」

(Tradition in Body & Creativity in Breathing)

Keiko Harada (Composer)、Naomitsu Kamikawaji  (Satsuma Biwa) 、

JOU (Dance)、Stefan Hussong (acc)、Yumiko Meguri (pf)
Enquiries : arcobaleno395@gmail.com
2015 
Latest Concert Schedule

May 6  
【F. fragments】for accordion and piano (2012) Germany Premiere
【Devil Fire Tango】for accordion and piano (2014) Germany Premiere
【NACH BACH】for piano (2004)
  International Klingenthal Competition Studio Concert 
  Stefan Hussong (acc), Yumiko Meguri (pf)
  details



May 19
Vanishing Point Study III-b  for Daegum and string trio (2008/13) 
Hong YOO(daegum), Asian Art Ensemble, II-Ryun Chung (cond)
〜Unehoerte Musik〜
(AKB in Berlin, Germany)
NEW CD RELEASED
third portrait CD "F. Fragments" (Wergo, Germany)
New
8th - 9th November 2014
Basel Art Festival (Switzerland)
Culturescapes 【Japan=Switzerland 150 Anniversary】
World Premiere(New piece for Saxophone, Flute, Percussion, and Piano)

 

NEW!!

(1)
NOV 1st IN MOUTIER (SWISS)
PHONETICA FOR PERCUSSION SOLO (2012/13)
MAX RIEFER (PERC)

(2)
NOV 4th STWANDEL (GERMANY)
PHONETICA FOR PERCUSSION SOLO  (2012/13)
MAX RIEFER (PERC)

(3)
NOV 8th IN BASEL GARE DU NORD (Swiss)
HENPU FOR FL, SAX, PERC, PF (2014) WORLD PREMIERE
ENSEMBLE INVERSPACE

(4)
NOV 9th at BBK Garelie in Wuerzburg (Germany)
Zero Hour for bass flute and 13/17 Japanese Koto (2006)
Carin Levine(fl) , Naoko Kikuchi (koto)

(5)
NOV 10th Orgelsaal at Music College in Bad Koenigshofen
Zero Hour for bass flute and 13/17 Japanese Koto (2006)
Carin Levine(fl) , Naoko Kikuchi (koto)



Latest Concert Schedule
14th September 2014 Europe Premiere
Vanishing Point Study III b】 for Daegum & String trio (2013)

@ Dahlem Museum (Berlin, Germany)

Performers:Asianart Ensemble, Hong Yoo (Daegum)
 
17th October 2014
Vanishing Point Study III b】 for Daegum & String trio (2013)
Focused XI  Taoismus > 
@ Konzerthaus(Berlin, Germany)
Performers:Asianart Ensemble, Hong Yoo (Daegum)

Details

 

片山杜秀 氏による コラム

 
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6月9日~19日
Labyrinth VI for clarinet and percussion 1996/2008 revised) 】
IEMA International Ensemble Modern Academy
2nd October 2014
at Last Waltz (Shibuya, Tokyo)
 
Celebration of the released of Keiko Harada portrait CD "F. Fragments".
For reservation please refer to :
 
New
An article regarding "Phonetica (2012/13)"  for Percussion Solo

Details

Video

 

 

2014 May, Festival 【Le Forme del Suono】in Latina,  Italy

 

6th June 2014 at Hessische Rundfunk (Frankfurt, Germany)

Ensemble Modern 30th Anniversary CD Recording

【 Rondo Variations (2006 World Premiere Version) for B-cl, 2 Perc, Pf 】

 

 
 22nd June 2014 at Deventer, Schouwburg
 
【F. Fragments for piano and accordion (2012) 】Neatherland Premiere
pf : Armin Fuchs, acc : Stefan Hussong
 
 
 
New Released (Digital version is also available)

A written artical is published by NZM (New Journal of Music, first issue in 1834) in German. The Japanese version will be available soon at Keiko Harada's official website
「~Art Music and Creativity~  becoming ambiguity in defination, In Today's Japan」
 
Gallery is updated. Photos taken by Hiromichi Ugaya (Journalist) during the live event on 25th Feb, with the premiere of  "Song of Salieri", "Same Path (New Version)" at Shibuya, Last Waltz. Please feel free to take a look!

 

in 2014

28th April 2014, 20:00, Seoul Art Centre
Korean Premiere
【4 Hands for a Grand Piano I-III】(2010)
2014 ACL Korea Festival  Invited Composer・ Works
          
30th April 2014, Seoul Art Centre
〈 Lecture on self compositions ~ Inner situation of a peformer during performance and its infinite possibilities~〉
 
【ikis  for violin and piano】(2007)
2014 ACL Korea Festival  Invited Composer・ Works
 
ACL Festival.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 2.2 MB
 
 
28th May 2014  '' Lattina International Music Festival '' in Italy 
[ F. fragments ] for piano and accordion (2012)
comm. by Meguri & Hussong Duo
 
< New CDs ! >

Updated
3rd portrait CD 【F.Fragments】will be released around June - July 2014 under WERGO (Germany).
tracks including :
[ F.fragments] for pf & acc (2012), [ NACH BACH, excerpt ] for pf (2004) and
[ BOOK I ] for acc (2010) will be released in 2013 Autumn (Germany)
Perfomered by : Yumiko Meguri (Pf), Stefan Hussong (Acc.)  
Producer : Rolf Stall (Wergo)
CD Liner : Ayumu Yasutomi
Conversation : Keiko Harada + Yumiko Meguri + Stefan Hussong
German Translation : WERGO
English Translation : Jeff  Clerk (CD liner note and all program notes) , HueyChing Chong (conversation)
    WERGO  HP 
 
 
[ BONE++] for bass-flute (2000/2011)
is included in solo album of Carin Levine's <THE MITHIC FLUTE>
released soon in KLASSIK CENTER www.cantate.de (Germany)
 
[ Rondo Variations] (2006/13) will be included into new CD (Series of  
Ensemble Modern ) and released in Ensemble Modern Edition(Gemany)
 
 
 
< New compositions ! >
Updated

【 New Commission, World Premiere】
   Vox Humana (Vocal Ensemble)
   Ryuta Nishikawa (cond.)
   1st March 2015, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan (small hall)
 
【 F Fragments  for piano and accordion PART 2 】(2014- )
  Commissioned by Yumiko Meguri and Stefan Hussong
(25th - 28th May 2014  LATINA International Music Festival, Invited Composer, World Premiere)
 
【 New Composition for flute Bass Clarinet, Piano, and Percussion】(2014)
  ( 8th November 2014 International Festival CultureScape, Commissioned Work, Basel, Switzerland )
 
【 For Francisco José de Goya, Guitar Solo 】(2014-2015)
  Commissioned by Jürgen Ruck   
 
【Piano Concerto】(2013-15)  V & VI movements
   (Oct 2015 - World Premiere)
 
【New Composition for Orchestra】(2014-15)
   (Oct 2015 Commissioned Work)
 
【New composition】for Percussion duo (2013-14)
 comm. by Kuniko Kato (perc) X Steven Shick (perc)
 (premiered in Los Angels, U.S.A.)