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2017 Feb. 18
Magazine "Hanna" featured an interview article on Ken-P's studio.
2017 Jan. 29
Ken-P adjudicated at the 27th Shizuoka Vocal Ensemble Contest (Shizuoka, Japan)
2016 Dec. 22-25
Chorus Central vol 2, a chorus camp and recording event!
2016 Dec. 16
The page for a choral suite "A Boy's Inspiration" for Male Chorus and Piano is now open!
2016 Dec. 4
Ken-P conducted Meiji Univ. Glee Club at its 65th Annual Concert (Tokyo, Japan). The concert also featured a new choral suite "Shiawase-wo Ta'shikametakute (Clinging to Happiness)" for Male Chorus and PIano.
2016 Nov. 5-6
Ken-P gave a chorus workshop and conducted his newly-commisioned choral work "Uta'ngoe-wa Kawarazu" at the 31st Japan Cultural Festival. (Aichi, Japan)
2016 Nov. 3
Ken-P conducted at the World Music Festival in Hamamatsu 2016, featuring his choral and orchestral works, and new commissioned suite "Phoenix" for mixed chorus and orchestra.
YouTube Video from the Premiere
2016 Oct. 10
Ken-P adjudicated at NHK School Chorus Competition Jr. High Category Final and Live-Broadcaste round (Tokyo, Japan).
2016 Oct. 2
Ken-P gave a workshop in Singing Japanese, English, and Latin IPA, hosted by Pamanusica Inc. (Kyoto, Japan)
2016 Sep 17-18,
Ken-P adjudicated at All-Japan Choral Competition, Hokkaido round, Jr. and High school categories (Hokkaido, Japan).
2016 Aug 27,
Ken-P adjudicated at All-Japan Choral Competiion, Shizuoka round (Shizuoka, Japan).
2016 Aug. 10,
Ken-P was an an adjudicator at NHK School Chorus Competition Jr. High School Catergory Chiba round (Chiba, Japan).
2016 Aug. 8,
Ken-P gave attented a press release for UNESCO World Music Concerts in November at Hamamatsu (Shizuoka, Japan).
2016 Aug. 3,
Ken-P was an adjudicator at All-Japan High School Cultural Festival (Hiroshima, Japan).
2016 Jul 25,
Ken-P reviewed ”Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite USB" on the Sound and Recording Magazine (Ritto Music, 2016 Sep) .
2016 Jul. 24-26,
Ken-P was an an adjudicator at NHK School Chorus Competition High School Catergory Tokyo qualifying round (Tokyo, Japan).
2016 Jul. 17,
Ken-P gave a choral workshop in Ibaraki (Tsukuba, Japan).
2016 Jul. 10
Chorus Felice (Japan) premiered the mixed chorus version of "Uta-ni Ako'ngarete (Falling in Love with Singing)" from a choral suite "Ako'ngare-to Tomoni (With Adoration)."
2016 Jul. 2
Ken-P conducted the 55th Meiji Ritsumeikan Joint Chorus Concert (Tokyo, Japan).
2016 Jun. 19
Ken-P gave a choral workshop at Mie Choral Festival (Mie, Japan).
2016 Jun. 18
Ken-P gave a NHK Shizuoka choral workshop (Hamamatsu, Japan).
2016 Jun. 12
Ken-P gave a choral workshop on the set piece of NHK All-School Choral Competition, Jr High category (Tokyo, Japan).
2016 Jun. 11
Ken-P gave a NHK Ehime choral workshop (Ehime, Japan).
2016 Jun. 5
Ken-P gave a choral workshop for Jr High part leaders (Tokyo, Japan).
2016 Jun. 4
Ken-P gave a NHK Osaka choral workshop (Osaka, Japan).
2016 May. 21
Ken-P lectured in a broadcasted TV program, Super Chorus Workshop (NHK, ETV)
2016 May. 7
A recording of several Ken-P's works for children's chorus was held in Chiba, Japan.
2016 May. 4
Ken-P conducted Meiji Univ. Glee Club at the 65th Tokyo Six Colligate Male Choruses Joint Concert (Tokyo, Japan).
2016 Apr. 29
Ken-P guest-conducted the Joint Chorus at the 31st Tokyo Four Colligate Female Choruses Joint Concert (Tokyo, Japan). Also, it featured Wakaba-no Omoi (piano accomp. ver).
We did a recording session too!
2016 Apr. 25
Ken-P appears in an article “SQEX Dissidia Arcade Orchestra & Choir Recording at Abbey Road Studios” of the Sound and Recording Magazine (Ritto Music, 2016 July) as the arranger, orchestrator and conductor.
2016 Mar. 26
Ken-P appeared as a guest lecturer at NHK Super Chorus Class. The broadcast date is on May 21.
2016 Mar. 18
Ken-P's article on appeared on Kyoikuongaku Jr.High/High School ver. April 2016.
2016 Feb. 2-6
Ken-P recorded his orhestral works with Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. The CD release is expected in May/June 2016!
2016 Jan. 4
Ken-P to arrange this year's set piece of NHK All School Choral Competition, Jr. High Category.
2015 Dec. 26-29
Chorus Central, the first choral recording project has finished (Aichi, Japan).
2015 Dec. 20
Dec. 20, Ken-P to guest-conducted at the winter concert of Kimitsu Children's Chorus (Chiba, Japan)
2015 Dec. 20
Ken-P to gave a choral workshop in Chiba (Chiba, Japan).
2015 Dec. 11
Ken-P conducted at the 35th Meiji Univ. Glee Club annual concert. (Tokyo, Japan), featuring the premiere of new commissioned choral suite "Ako'ngare-to Tomo-ni" for TTBB and Piano.
Visit this page for info of "Ako'ngareto Tomo-ni."
2015 Dec. 6
Ken-P adjudicated at Hitachinaka City Choral Festival (Ibaraki, Japan).
2015 Nov. 26
SQEX’s new arcade game “Dissidia: Final Fantasy” has started to operate.
Ken-P has provided orchestral arrangements, Latin lyrics and other musical supports to the game. The orchestral and choral recording session was done at the Abbey Road Studios in London with London Symphony Orchestra and Crouch End Festival Chorus under Ken-P’s conducting and direction.
2015 Oct. 30
Ken-P to give a choral workshop at Pre-festival of Hiroshima All-Japan High School Festival (Hiroshima, Japan).
Workshop material "Mae-e"
2015 Oct. 18
Ken-P to give a choral workshop at the 25th Mito City Chorus Workshop (Ibaraki, Japan).
Workshop material "Yozora-no Kioku-no Dokokani"
2015 Oct. 13
Ken-P's printed music scores will be distributed via Amazon Canada!
2015 Oct. 11
Ken-P guest-conducted his "Requiem Pacis" at the 20th anniversary concert of Shizuoka Mixed Chorus Hibiki (Shizuoka, Japan).
2015 Oct. 10
Ken-P arranged “Inochi-no Relay” for mixed chorus for the special stage broadcast of the 2015 NHK Chorus Competition High School Category Final Round.
2015 Jul. 12
Ken-P conducted the Meiji Univ. Glee Club at a joint concert with Ritsumeikan University (Osaka, Japan).
2015 Jun. 27
Ken-P guest-conducted middle school & high school joint chorus at Kanagawa Choral Festival (Kanagawa, Japan).
2015 Jun. 16
Ken-P authored Chapter 3 (North American Choral Works) & Appendix (IPA, and English/French/Italian/German Pronunciations) of "International Choral Repatoires for Chorus <Gaikokugo-Sakuhin-ga Wakaru Hon>" Yamaha Music Media (Tokyo, Japan).
2015 Jun. 13-14
Ken-P guest-conducted at the Aichi Chorus Festival.
2015 Jun. 5
Ken-P adjudicated at Ken'nan District Choral Festival (Fukushima, Japan).
2015 May. 30
The premiere of a commissioned choral piece "Alchimia Mundi" for St Teresa of Avila 500th Anniversary (Spain) was given by Coro Infantil Amici Mei (Spain).
2015 May. 21
Ken-P conducted Meiji Univ. Glee Club at a friendship party with Tarleton State University Chamber Choir.
2015 May. 16
Ken-P gave a choral workshop for elementary school choirs (Nagano, Japan).
2015 May. 5
Ken-P conducted Kimitsu Children's Choir for the premiere of his new choral suite "Toki-wo Koeru Omoi-ni" for SA and Piano (Tokyo, Japan).
2015 May. 4
Ken-P conducted Meiji Univ. Glee Club at the 64th Tokyo Rokudaigaku Choral Association Concert (Tokyo, Japan).
2015 Mar. 30-31
Ken-P to give a lecture to his new choral suite "Toki-wo Koeru Omoi-ni (To Timeless Feelings)" for SA and Piano at a choral workshop hosted by Zennihon Gassho Fukyukai (Tokyo, Japan).
2015 Mar. 14
Ken-P to be an adjucator at the Hiroshima Vocal Ensemble Contest.
2015 Mar. 8
Ken-P to guest-conduct at Pray From KOBE (Kobe, Hyogo)
2015 Jan 31
Ken-P to give a chorus workshop in Chiba. (OPEN ICTUS)
2015 Jan (mid)
Ken-P arranged and conducted the new recordings for Tokyo Disney Resort, Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo Disney Sea.
2015 Jan 4
Ken-P to give a chorus workshop in Nagoya.
2014 Dec. 27
Ken-P to give a chorus workshop in Nagoya.
2014 Dec. 19-20
Virginia Symphony Orchestra to perform "Christmas Overture" for Full Orchsetra
2014 Dec. 14
Ichinoseki Citizens' Chorus premieres Ken-P's new commissioned chorus piece "Satabat Mater Dolorosa." (Iwate, Japan).
Listen to "Stabat Mater Dolorosa"
2014 Dec. 14
Ken-P to guest-conduct at the Meiji University Glee Club Annual Concert.
2014 Nov. 19-26
Ken-P to guest-conduct at Choral Workshop and Festival in Singapore.
2014 Nov. 14
Ken-P's new commissioned choral piece "Omoi-nga Ima" was peremiered at Chugou/Shikoku Ongakukenkyu Happyoukai (Ehime, Japan)
2014 Nov. 12
Ken-P to give a choral conducting workshop to Jr. High School Teachers in Yokohama, Japan.
2014 Nov. 25-26
Ken-P to give a two-day choral leader workshops to high school students in Shizuoka, Japan.
2014 Nov. 12
Ken-P to give a chorus workshop to university mixed choirs in Nagoya area.
2014 Oct. 5
Ken-P to give a lecture on vocal technique and IPA at Osaka Chorus Association Workshop.
2014 Aug. 30-31
Ken-P to adjudicate at the All-Japan Choral Competition, Shikoku Round.
2014 Aug. 10
Kushiro Chorus Association premiered Ken-P's "Kasanaru Koe-ni" for SATB, SMA and/or TBB with/without Piano at their 40th annivesary concert. (Hokkaido, Japan)
2014 Jul. 20
Katsuta/Doyo-wo Tanoshimu Kai to premiere Ken-P's "Yozora-no Kioku-no Dokokani" a new choral suite for female/children's chorus. (Ibaraki, Japan)
2014 Jul. 6
Ken-P to guest-conduct "Arbor Mundi" for Mixed Chorus at the Joint Concert 2014 in Nagoya. (Aichi, Japan)
2014 Jul. 5
Ken-P guest-conducted the Meiji University Glee Club at the Mei-Ritsu Kokan Concert (Tokyo, Japan)
The concert also featured a commissioned choral piece "Boku-ga Utau Wake (Why I Sing)" for TTBB as the encore piece.
2014 Jun. 14-15
Ken-P to be the guest lecturer at a two-day Chorus Workshop in Kushiro, Hokkaido.
2014 Jun. 8
Kanagawa Freedom Singers performed Kyrie, Gloria and Agnus Dei from "Missa Trinitas" male chorus version at JCDA Choral Festival 2014.
Gloria and Agnus Dei to be the male version premiere perfromance.
2014 Jun. 8
Ken-P to be one of the lecturers at the 69th Ibaraki Choral Festival. (Ibaraki, Japan)
2014 Jun. 7
Ken-P to be the lecturer at a Chorus Workshop for NHK School Chorus Competition in Kochi, Japan.
2014 May 25
Ken-P to be one of adjudicators at the Tokyo round of the 37th Mother's Chorus Competition.
2014 May 24
Ken-P to be the lecturer at a Chorus Workshop for Elementary School Choirs in Nagano, Japan.
2014 May 14
Ken-P arranged music for "Final Fantasy Agito" produced by Square Enix
2014 May 5
Ken-P guest-conducted at the premiere of his new choral suite "To the Ocean within" for children's chorus at a concert hosted by Zennihon Gasho Fukyukai. (Tokyo, Japan)
2014 May 3
Ken-P guest-conducted the Meiji University Glee Club at a concert hosted by the Tokyo Six Universities Chorus Association. (Tokyo, Japan)
2014 Apr. 26-29
Ken-P counducted at Nagoya Youth Choir 2014.
2014 Mar. 30
Ken-P appeared a lecturer/guest-conductor at the Kanagawa Junior Chorus Festival (Kanagawa, Japan).
2014 Mar. 29
Ken-P appeared as a lecturer at a choral workshop hosted by Zennihon Gasho Fukyukai (Tokyo, Japan).
2014 Mar. 23
The premiere of "Wakaba-no Omoi" for Mixed Chorus, a cappella will be held at the Spring Seminar 2014 hosted by Kyoiku Geijyutsu Sha Co., Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan)
Ken-P composed new music for Tokyo Disney Resort Parades.
2014 Jan. 31 & Feb. 1-2
Ken-P arranged a part of the 15th anniversary live show of Ms. Reina Sasamoto.
2014 Jan. 19 & Feb. 2
Ken-P appeared as a lecturer at a choral workshop for Youth Choir in Japanese Language. (Kyoto, Japan)