The 20th anniversary concert for the establishment of Japan-BiH diplomatic relations

  


On 4th March 2016, Sarajevo Philharmonic Orchestra concert, conducted by Mr. Toshio Yanagisawa, took place at the Sarajevo National Theatre.

 

Thanks to the courtesy of Mr. Yanagisawa and the Sarajevo Philharmonic Orchestra, this regular concert was presented as the 20th anniversary concert for the establishment of Japan-BiH diplomatic relations, and “Kyoga”, which was composed by a Japanese composer Mr. Wada, was performed along with Dvořák’s piano concerto (pianist was Mrs. Yanagisawa) and the symphony No.7. The concert closed successfully, with the attendance of the mayor of Sarajevo and ambassadors from various countries including Japanese Ambassador and Mrs. Ogawa.

 

Throughout this year, various events featuring Japanese traditional music and dance, and an exhibition of Japanese contemporary architecture will follow this concert.