Special Program

Saito Kinen Orchestra Brass Ensemble

Saito Kinen Orchestra Brass Ensemble

サイトウ・キネン・オーケストラ ブラス・アンサンブル

Seiji Ozawa Matsumoto Festival –Special Concert – Saito Kinen Orchestra Brass Ensemble

Jan. 18 (Wed) 19:00 Kioi Hall (Tokyo)
Jan. 19 (Thu) 19:00 Kissei Bunka Hall (Matsumoto)
Jan. 21 (Sat) 14:00 Cecilia Hall (Hiroshima)
Jan. 22 (Sun) 14:00 Art Tower Mito (Mito)


Orchestra Concert

オーケストラ コンサート

Orchestra Concert Program A

Aug. 18 (Thu), Aug. 22 (Mon)
Honegger: Symphony No. 3 "Liturgique" H.186
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A major Op.92
Saito Kinen Orchestra
Conductors: Fabio Luisi (Honegger), Seiji Ozawa (Beethoven)

Orchestra Concert Program B

Aug. 19 (Fri), Aug. 21 (Sun)
Mahler: Symphony No. 2 in C minor "The Resurrection"
Saito Kinen Orchestra
Conductor: Fabio Luisi



OMF Opera by Seiji Ozawa Music Academy Orchestra

Sep. 6 (Tue), Sep. 9 (Fri)
Ravel: L'enfant et les sortilèges

Chamber Music


Chamber Concert I

Aug. 20 (Sat)

Chamber Concert II

Aug. 27 (Sat)

Seiji Ozawa Matsumoto Festival Gig

セイジ・オザワ 松本フェスティバルGig

Seiji Ozawa Matsumoto Festival Gig

Aug. 28 (Sun)
Marcus Roberts: Commissioned New Piece by Marcus Robets for SKO and Seiji Ozawa
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue

Educational Program


OMF Chamber Music Study Group -Brass Ensemble-

Aug. 9 (Tue)

Concert for Children

Aug. 31 (Wed)

Opera for Children

Sep. 7 (Wed), Sep. 8 (Thu)

Open Events

オープン イベント

OMF Chamber Music Study Group – Brass Ensemble

Aug. 2 (Tue) – Aug. 8 (Mon)
Concert: Aug. 8 (Mon) 15:00

Parade/Joint Performance

Aug. 21 (Sun)
Parade 9:30-, Joint Performance 11:00-

Outdoor Screen Concert

Aug. 22 (Mon) 18:30- (TBA)

Welcome Concert: Harmony at the Castle

Aug. 6 (Sat) 10:30 – 12:00 (Cancelled in case of rain)

Welcome Street Live

Throughout the festival period

Festival Photo Exhibition

Early August through Early September
* Jul. 22 (Fri) – Sep. 16 (Fri) Exhibition at The Hachijuni Bank Gallery

Cosy & Special “Demae” Concerts

Aug. 29 (Mon)

CD Concert

Seiji Ozawa
© Shintaro Shiratori

About Seiji Ozawa Matsumoto Festival (OMF)

Saito Kinen Festival Matsumoto (SKF), which since 1992 under the direction of world-renowned conductor Seiji Ozawa has been held every year in summer in Matsumoto, Japan, is this year coming out under a new name of Seiji Ozawa Matsumoto Festival (OMF). The Saito Kinen Orchestra (SKO), which formed the basis of SKF, remains at the core of OMF, welcoming well-known classical music conductors, musicians and opera actors as always.

About OMF
Seiji Ozawa
Hideo Saito
Saito Kinen Orchestra