Rie Watanabe "femmimusic - fascinating of female composers"


Rie Watanabe "femmimusic - fascinating of female composers"

- TEF Vol.10 Performance [Open Call Program]



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TitleRie Watanabe "femmimusic - fascinating of female composers"
- TEF Vol.10 Performance [Open Call Program]
2,000 yen
Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture, Tokyo Wonder Site
Ryogoku Monten Hall
Rie Watanabe, Tomomi Oota, Manami Kakudo, Takahiro Asai, Isao Kanemaki, Yoshio Miyama, Sumihisa Arima

"femmimusic" is a concert with music pieces of female composers aged from 18 to 74 years old, Agnes Homann, Katharina Roth, Akiko Yamane, Oxana Omelchuk, Chiyoko Szlavnics, Carola Bauckholt, and Shoko Shida. I would like to introduce the fascinating of female, though it might be slightly different with "Joshi- Ryoku" (girl's power) of usual meaning in Japanese.

Cooperation: Saito Musical Instruments Co.,Ltd.


Shoko Shida (1946-/ Japan)
"Prediction 2" for Marimba Solo (2010) *JP

Carola Bauckholt (1959-/ Germany)
"Geraeusche" for two players(1992)

Chiyoko Szlavnics (1967-/ Canada)
"Her teeth were white" for solo percussion(1999) *JP

Oxana Omelchuk (1975-/ Beralus)
"Staathaadler Affenstahl" for percussion and sampler (2010) *JP

Akiko Yamane (1982-/ Japan)
"Poppi Cue Popper Key" for solo percussion (2010)

Katharina Roth (1991-/ Germany)
"Hit him when he cry out" for solo percussion (2013) *JP

Agness Homann (1997-/ Germany)
"Zweihundertacht" for 5 performer and Zeremonienmeister (2014)

Ticket Information

Date: December 27 (Sun.), 2015 Finished
Start: 17:00 (Doors Open: 16:30)
*Duration 90 mins
Venue: Ryogoku Monten Hall
Ticket: 2,000 yen

Ticket  (at the door only)

Additional ticket for standing will be sold on Dec. 27.
Please visit reception desk and receive number card from 16:30, enter the venue in numerical order from 16:55.
Please note that number of additional ticket is very limited and there is a possibility that you can't enter the venue even though you have a number card.


1. Booking should be made by E-mail or Fax.
Email: ticket@tokyo-ws.org / Fax: 03-5602-9882

2. Please inform us of your name, phone number, date/ time/ name of the performance and number of tickets with a subject of "Booking for TEF Performance". (On booking by Fax, please let us know your Fax number, too.)

3. Payment should be made at the venue on the day of performance.

4. Booking will be closed by 17:00 of the day before each performance, or as soon as the seats are fully booked. For the latest ticket information, please check this page.

*Please note that program content may change due to inevitable reasons.


Rie Watanabe
A Japanese percussionist, she began studying percussion at Tokyo University of the Arts and the Hochschule für Musik in Karlsruhe/ Germany. She works mainly in contemporary music scene. In 2014, she started project "travel musica" to introduce a Japanese composer/ performer Yuya Honda (1977-2004). She is living/ working in Cologne/ Germany.

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