Motoyasu Morishita Memorial Concert

Motoyasu Morishita Memorial Concert

In memorial of the founder of WFAO, Mr. Motoyasu Morishita, there will be a concert in Toyohashi, Japan, the 4th of May. All friends of WFAO, NPO-WFAO and JAO are very welcome to attend this special event.

Rehearsal at Life Port Toyohashi, Japan, 13:30-15:30, May 3, 2016
Dress Rehearsal at Life Port Toyohashi, Japan, 10:30-13:00, May 4, 2016
Concert at Life Port Toyohashi, Japan, 14:00-16:00, May 4, 2016
Gathering at Hotel Arc Riche Toyohashi, Japan, 17:30-20:00, May 4, 2016

Motoyasu Morishita Memorial Orchestra
Conductor: Yoshiaki Fujiwara, Eiichi Sasahara
Concertmaster: Yoshimasa Obi
Beethoven: Symphony No.1 / Tchaikovsky: “Romeo and Juliet”

Toyohashi Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Takeshi Shimoya
Colon:”Passacaglia” in Memoriam Motoyasu Morishita

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Music Lives! Conference Registration Form

Please use this form to sign up for the general assembly and orchestra conference of WFAO in Oslo, Norway, 2 – 4 September.

General Assembly in Oslo, Norway

General Assembly in Oslo, Norway

The World Federation of Amateur Orchestras invites all its members to attend the general assembly in Oslo, Norway, from the 2nd to the 4th of September 2016. WFAO together with the host UNOF – The Norwegian Youth Orchestra Association – are preparing an exciting program for the weekend, filled with good discussions and cultural experiences.

WFAO is going through interesting changes, and wants to extend its member base, and also increase and improve the benefits of being a member.

Report from the World Amateur Orchestra Festival

At the 2013 WFAO General Assembly in Shizuoka, Tommaso Napoli of AIMA and ContrArco in Italy, accepted to organize – for the first time in Europe – a WFAO Amateur Orchestra Festival, to be held in Milan at the occasion of the 2015 World Expo. WFAO and AIMA found willing partners in the prestigious MiTo Settembre Musica Festival and the Conservatorio di Musica “G. Verdi,” who offered their full support to promote WFAO’s festival.

Concert Program – World Amateur Orchestra Festival