ENSEMBLES 2013

Tamagawa Academy Symphonic Wind Orchestra

Tamagawa Academy Symphonic Wind Orchestra

 

1965 Established
1976-1981 Gold prize at All Japan Band Competition (5 years in a row)
1984 Participate in the AICE Festival Vienna and received a Prize, followed by Concert Tour in Austria and Hungary
2003 Concert Tour in Austria
2004 Concert Tour in Taiwan
2005 Gold prize at World Music Contest Kerkrade (WMC)
2008 Participate in Taiwan Clinic / International Band and Orchestra Conference
2011 Invited as a Model Orchestra at WASBE 15th International Conference in Taiwan. Beside the above, we have regular concert twice a year, and participate regularly in All Japan High School Invitation Wind Band Conference, All Japan High School Brass Band Festival in Yokohama and East Japan School Band Convention.

 

 

Akira Hasebe

Akira Hasebe

Chief Conductor

1982 Graduated Tamagawa University Music Education Department
1982 - 98 Music Lecturer at Tamagawa Lower Secondary Division as well as Chief Conductor at “Tamagawa Academy Symphonic Wind Orchestra”
1999 - Today Lecturer at “Tamagawa Academy Upper Secondary Division” as well as Chief Conductor of “Tamagawa Academy Symphonic Wind Orchestra”.
2003 - 2012 Participate in “All Japan High School Brass Band Festival in Yokohama” as a Representative from Tokyo (9 years in row).
Board Member at Japan High School Brass Band Association.
Board Member at the Brass Band Association of Tokyo.

 

 

Naohiko Hatano

Naohiko Hatano

Conductor

Laureate He Graduated Tokyo Collage of Music in 1985.
He has been active as a composer as well as Music arrangement since his student time. He arranged many Pop-music for Wind Orchestra, and these scores are published and played in many countries today.

Few of his arrangement works are as below:
G. Gershwin/Rhapsody in Blue, Beethoven/Symphony No. 5 & 9, Tchaikovsky/The Nutcracker, Brahms/Symphony No.1, Dukas/L’Apprenti Sorcier, KIra KIra, Soma Fantasy, Do-Re-Mi.
He arranged Opening Theme Music for WASBE 15th International Conference in Taiwan in 2011

 

 

Competition Program

 

A. Reed (1921-2005)   A Festive Overture
Y. Itoh (*1960)   “Gloriosa”Symphonic Poem for Band

 

 

Additional Concerts Program

 

A.Miyagawa (*1961)   Fun, Fun, Fantastico!
N.Hatano (*1960)   Kira-Kira
Y. Itoh (*1960)   “Gloriosa”Symphonic Poem for Band
T.Doss (*1966)   St. Florian Choral
J.Strauss (1804-1849)   Radetzky March op.228
R.Wagner (1813-1883)   Elsa's Procession to the Cathedral from Lohengrin
N.Hatano (*1960)   Soma Fantasy
L.Harline (1907-1969)   When you wish upon a Star
R.Rodgers (1902-1979)   Do-Re-Mi