MUSIC FROM JAPAN WORKS INFORMATION


Composer Name: Kiyoshige Koyama

Composition Name: Kobiki-Uta for Orchestra

Composition Date:                       1957 
Configuration:                         Orchestra
Japanese Instrument(s):                N
Length:                                11'
Players:                               FLEX
Version (Original/Revised):            O
MFJ Presented:                         Y

Recording Title:                       Japanese Orchestral Favourites
Released:                              2001
Performers:                            Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
Label Name:                            NAXOS
Recording Format:                      Compact Disc
Commercial/Non-Commercial:             C
Recording (American/Japanese/Other):   J
Release (American/Japanese/Other):     O
Solo/Compilation:                      C
Item Number:                           8555071
Number of Copies:                       1 

Recording Title:                       Modern Japanese Compositions
Released:                              1982
Performers:                            NHK Symphony Orchestra
Label Name:                            CBS/SONY
Recording Format:                      Record Album
Commercial/Non-Commercial:             C
Recording (American/Japanese/Other):   J
Release (American/Japanese/Other):     J
Solo/Compilation:                      C
Item Number:                           OOAC-1432
Number of Copies:                       1 

Recording Title:                       (Japanese Title)
Released:                              1979
Performers:                            Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra
Label Name:                            Victor
Recording Format:                      Record Album
Commercial/Non-Commercial:             C
Recording (American/Japanese/Other):   J
Release (American/Japanese/Other):     J
Solo/Compilation:                      C
Item Number:                           KVX-5506
Number of Copies:                       1 

Recording Title:                       Toyama/Koyama/Odaka
Performers:                            The NHK Symphony Orchestra/Hiroyuki Iwaki
Label Name:                            King
Recording Format:                      Record Album
Commercial/Non-Commercial:             C
Recording (American/Japanese/Other):   J
Release (American/Japanese/Other):     J
Solo/Compilation:                      C
Item Number:                           GT-9322
Number of Copies:                       1 

World Premiere Venue:                  Kyoritsu Hall
World Premiere City:                   Tokyo
World Premiere Date:                   1957
World Premiere Performers:             Japan Philharmonic Orchestra/A. Watanabe

MFJ Performance Information:
Venue:                                 Carnegie Hall
City:                                  New York City
Date:                                  
Performers:                            American Symphony Orchestra
Name of Publisher:                     Ongaku No Tomo
Date:                                  1962
Article/Review:                        R

Publication:                           The New York Times
Title:                                 Concert:MFJ Performed At Carn.
Author/Critic:                         Allen Hughes
Publication Date:                      2/26/82
Reaction:                              Neutral
Synopsis:                              "..begins dramatically with a soulful cello solo pitted against
                                       interjections by the orchestra and then heads off into heavily
                                       rhythmic and sometimes rather rustic-sounding sections...."
Origin (American/Japanese):            A

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