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Contestants who are listed below have passed the 2nd preliminary round of the 19th Tokyo International Music Competition for Conducting in 2021.


No.102 Satoshi YONEDA (Japan)

No.143 Samy RACHID (France)

No.205 José SOARES (Brazil)

No.218 Bertie BAIGENT (England)



Final Round Live Stream Announcement

Date & start time: Sunday, October 3, 2021, at 13:00 JST


【The evaluation starts at 13:00. The approximate ending time of the evaluation is 17:00. *The Awards Presentation Ceremony will take place as soon as the results are ready for announcement.】

Screening Tickets: Free of charge  *Application in advance is required

Screening tickets will be available from Wednesday, September 1, 2021, at 0:00 JST


Orchestra performance: The New Japan Philharmonic



・Gioachino Antonio Rossini: The Thieving Magpie (La Gazza Ladra) The Overture (Assigned Piece)

・One of the pieces of choice submitted by the Contestant



Chairperson: Tadaaki Otaka

Judges: Sian Edwards, Junichi Hirokami, Okko Kamu, Rainer Küchl, Jun Märkl, Hubert SOUDANT, Ken Takaseki, Toshiaki UMEDA (in alphabetical order, without honorifics)


▶ The limited archive screening will be available until 23:59 on Wednesday, November 3, 2021. Please make sure to apply for the screening ticket by 18:00 on Wednesday, November 3, 2021.

▶ Please be aware that one screening ticket will only allow one terminal device to browse the Competition.


■ To apply for your screening ticket, please access the following URL.

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