Autumn Concert 2022!

Date: Sunday October 30 2022

Meeting time

2:30pm Pianists

3:30pm Koto 

3:45pm Choir - Recording Session

Location: Unitarian Church of Vancouver

949 W 49th Avenue Vancouver



Nova N. with Ayako

A. Menken: I see the light from "Tangled"

Yuina B. with Ayako

L. Beethoven: Ode to Joy

E. Grieg: Morning from "Peer Gynt"

Laila B.


Jamie H. with Ayako

W. A. Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik

Traditional: Hush, little baby

Leah B. with Ayako

Old MacDonald

When the Saints Go Marching In

Maya T. with Ayako

W. Guthrie: This Land is Your Land

Eleanore C. with Ayako

The Big Finish

Chim Chim Cher-ee from "Mary Poppins"

Felicity P.

Folksong: Cuckoo

T. Bayly: Long, long ago

Ema T.

N. Rimsky-Korsakov: The theme from "Scheherazade"

Felix G.

C. Saint-Saëns: Egyptian Ballet Dance from the opera "Samson and Delilah" with Ayako

Lina R.

F. Burgmüller: Pastorale

Sixten G.

J.S.Bach: Minuet in G

P. Tchaikovsky: Trepak from "The Nutcracker"

Chloe S.

F. Burgmüller: Arabesque

Ayami B.

F. Burgmüller: Austrian Dance op.100, no.14

Anna T.

A. Menken: I see the light from "Tangled"

A. Menken: Beauty and the Beast

Rosina M.

M. Clementi: Sonatina in C Major op.36, no.1 1st mvt.

J. Pachelbel: Canon

Kyle Z.

L. Beethoven: Pathetique 2nd mvt.

Ikuko S.

F. Chopin: Fantaisie-Impromptu

Group photo for all pianists!

Koto Ensemble Concert - 15:30

Yuriko Nariya, Sachiko Katz, Yukiko Takahashi

1. Rentaro Taki / Arr., Hiroshi Tsutsui: Hana (Blossoms)

2. Tadao Sawai: Taka (The Hawk)

Koto Ensemble with All voices

Kozo Hirai: Sakura (Cherry Blossoms)

Choir Recording Session 15:45

G. Verdi: “Si ridesta in ciel aurora” from the Opera La Traviata

G. Bizet: “Street Boys” from the Opera Carmen

G. Verdi: “Noi siamo zingarelle” from the Opera La Traviata

C. Franck: Panis angelicus

Japanese Folksong: Soran Bushi

Japanese Folksong: Zuizui Zukkorobashi

S. Kusakawa: Yuuyake Koyake

Scottish Folksong: O Waly Waly

A. Banchieri: Contrappunto bestiale alla mente

Japanese Folksong: “Hotaru”

L. Bernstein: “America” and “One hand” from the musical West Side Story

J. Strauss II: “Brüderlein und Schwesterlein” from the opera Die Fledermaus

O. Peterson: “Hymn to Freedom” 

Singers: Aiko, Chiharu, Etsuko, Keiko, Kozue,  Masaaki, Mizuho, Noriko, Kanako, Rei, Sachiko, Tomoko, Yoshino

Piano accompanied and directed by Ayako

Late Arrival Students - 17:15

Maya D. Piano

Y. Kimura: Always with me from "Spirited Away"

Maya D. Voice

K. Sakata: Summer of Good Bye from "Up on Poppy Hill"

Eva S. Piano

C. Gurlitt: Resignation