【Announcing the 2022 Academy Schedule! 】

The Ozawa International Chamber Music Academy Okushiga 2022 schedule is now available. Young talented musicians, be sure to apply!
OICMA 2022 : 23/Jul – 2/Aug
* Concert in Okushiga on 31/July, in Tokyo on  2/August, 2022
* The schedule is as of 6/October, 2021 and is subject to change.
* Participant audition dates are to be announced.


【Tokyo performance video broadcasting!!! 】

Enjoy the video recording of the 2021 OICMA final concert at Daiichi Seimei Hall from September 14th (Tuesday)!

Through an intense training camp and concert in the wonderful environment of Okushiga Kogen, the academy students dove deep into chamber music study. This year’s OICMA culminated in an incredible concert in Tokyo.
Please enjoy the passionate and powerful music of the four Quartets and student ensemble with fantastic camera work.

We hope that this broadcast will reach those who could not come to the venue and young musicians who would like to apply to OICMA someday in the future!

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“Ozawa International Chamber Music Academy Okushiga Tokyo Performance” held at Daiichi Seimei Hall on September 14, 2021

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Mozart String Quartet No. 19 K. 465, 1st mov.
  Violin:Mai Kinomura, Sayaka Ogura
  Viola:Shiiko Nakamura Cello:Haruka Takikawa
Ravel: String Quartet, 3rd mov.
  Violin:Saaya Tanimoto, Saeko Fujioka
  Viola:Moyuru Shibauchi Cello:Hikari Matsukage
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 15, 1st & 3rd mov.
  Violin:Mio Yoshie, Taiga Tojo
  Viola:Shu Yamamoto Cello:Yusuke Yabe
Brahms: String Quartet No. 2, 1st mov.
  Violin:Ryo Shimakata(1st)、Kanon Aoki(2nd)
  Viola:Momoka Okada Cello:Mahiro Kurokawa
Elgar: Introduction and Allegro
By all OICMA academy students

Sadao Harada, Cello
Yoshiko Kawamoto, Violin
Federco Agostini, Violin
Seiji Ozawa

photo : Michiharu Okubo_2021OICMA


Tokyo Performance

The 2021 OICMA performance was successfully held in Tokyo on the night of September 14th (Tuesday) at Daiichi Seimei Hall taking various measures of precaution for Covid-19.
Academy students who have spent their days in Okushiga pursuing music to their limit performed with everything they have.
Their energy and passion echoed in every corner of the wonderful acoustic of Daiichi Seimei Hall, and the concert concluded with heartfelt applause.
May the bright future be with the OICMA academy students to continue exploring their musical journey!
Our sincere gratitude for the audience, teachers, and sponsors, who made 2021 OICMA possible to the very end!!!!
photo : Michiharu Okubo_2021OICMA

【Ozawa Concert】

The Music Hall in Okushiga Kogen Hotel Concert!

Elgar: Introduction and Allegro

Ensemble Session

2nd day of Academy Camp 9/7 (Tue)

2021 OICMA has started!

【The 2020 Seiji Ozawa International Chamber Music Academy Okushiga’s 35th Annual Concert was a great success! 】