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Madama Butterfly
Romantic opera from 1903

Madama Butterfly (IPA: [maˈdaːma ˈbatterflai]; Madame Butterfly) is an opera in three acts (originally two) by Giacomo Puccini, with an Italian libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa. It is based on the short story "Madame Butterfly" (1898) by John ...

Hidemaro Konoye
Viscount Hidemaro Konoye (近衛 秀麿, Konoe Hidemaro, 18 November 1898 – 2 June 1973) was a conductor and composer of classical music in Shōwa period Japan. He was the younger brother of pre-war Japanese Prime Minister Fumimaro Konoe.
Composer
Shiori Usui
Originally from Japan, Shiori is a BBC Proms commissioned composer, improving musician, music animateur, and teacher based in Scotland, UK. The Times newspaper described her as a composer with “entirely individual ears” after t...
Composer
News from Japan
The Clarinet (1996) Vol. 23, No. 3, pp. 52-53
... Describes two competitions which were held in Japan: the Japan Woodwind Competition, in Tojo ... , sponsored by the Japan Clarinet Society and local government agencies, and the 12th Japan Wind and ...
... A three-night performance by moe. while on tour in Japan is reviewed: (1) The Big Cat, Osaka ...
... A discussion on music education in Japan, specifically at the Fukuzawa elementary school in eastern Japan, is presented. ...
... Reports that MTV has named veteran Japanese music executive Teiichi Takenaka president/CEO of MTV Japan and the MTVi Group Japan. ...
... Reports on the upcoming 40-year anniversary of "Japan Music Trades," Japan's leading trade paper ... for the music industry. Notes that Rikuro Hiyama, who published the first issue of "Japan Music ...
... A discussion on music education in Japan, specifically at the Fukuzawa elementary school in eastern Japan, is presented. ...
... The Japan Euphonium Tuba Association celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2015. The organization's ...
Last Japan
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... Digital sales in Japan in the second quarter of 2009 slipped by 3% as the mobile content market ... slumped, according to Record Industry Association of Japan statistics. ...
... Reports that in spite of overall Japanese market stagnation, Sony Music Entertainment (Japan ...
... Reports that Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) president Shugo Matsuo has been named SMEJ chairman ...
... The Japan Bassoon Society was founded on February 21, 1993. With the formation of this society ... global communication that extends from North America and Europe and on to Japan. ...
... No other city but Tokyo, Japan can boast eight full-time, full-size, fully professional symphony ... orchestras. In April 2012, the author attended concerts by the Japan Philharmonic, the Tokyo ... Philharmonic, the Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony, the NHK Symphony, and the New Japan Philharmonic and describes his experience. ...
... released market surveys from SoundScan Japan and labels body the Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ). Provides details on the surveys. ...
... On October 20, 2004, Microsoft Japan launched a local version of its MSN Music service, offering ... 50,000 tracks from 10 key Japanese labels. Apple Japan has not decided on a launch date for its iTunes Music Store in that country. ...
HMV Japan Web Site Goes Live
Billboard (1999) Vol. 111, No. 44, pp. 39
... Reports on the launching by HMV Japan of what they claim is the Internet's biggest music store ... shopping in Japan has yet to become established to the degree it is in the U.S. and elsewhere. Notes ... the current online music retail competitors in Japan. ...