Congress Schedule at a Glance

N. B. When you arrive in Ueno, please first visit our Registration and Information Desk (located in Hall 1 of the main venue, see map), to pick up your Congress bag, which includes tickets for admission of events, your name tag, etc.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

    10:00-15:00 Last Meeting of old Directorium (Room 5-311, closed)
    12:00-19:00 Registration (Hall 1)
    16:00-18:00 Opening Concert: Gagaku, Japanese Imperial Court Music, by Tokyo Gakuso (Sōgakudo Hall)
    19:00-21:00 Welcome Reception (Foyer of the Tokyo Metropolitan Arts Museum; 2nd cover)
    Venue opens at 18:30; Reception starts at 19:00.
    (For admission, presentation of your name tag is required. Please pick it up at the
    Registration Desk in Hall 1 of the main venue. The desk is open until 19:00.)

Monday, March 20, 2017 (National Holiday)

    8:45-18:00 Registration (Hall 1)
    9:30-18:30 Sessions and meetings
    13:00-14:00 Keynote Lecture: TOKUMARU Yosihiko (Musicologist, Professor Emeritus,
    Ochanomizu University, Tokyo), “Contemplating Musicology in General from
    Japanese Perspectives” (Sōgakudo Hall)
    19:00-20:30 Concert: An Evening of 20th- and 21st-Century Music (Sōgakudo Hall)

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

    8:45-18:00 Registration (Hall 1)
    9:00-18:30 Sessions and meetings
    13:00-14:00 Keynote Lecture: Toshio HOSOKAWA (Composer), “Asian Calligraphy and Music: Topos of Sound & Silence” (Sōgakudo Hall, IMS members only)
    18:30-20:30 Exhibition: Materials on Japanese Music History (Ueno Gakuen University)
    19:00-21:00 Concert: Memento Mori: An Evening of Baroque Music on Death and Immortality (Sōgakudo Hall)
    19:30–21:00 Lecture concert on the Tangentenflügel (Ueno Gakuen University)

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

    8:45-18:00 Registration (Hall 1)
    9:00-18:30 Sessions and meetings
    11:00-18:30 Exhibition: Materials on Japanese Music History (Ueno Gakuen University)
    16:30-18:30 IMS General Assembly (Sōgakudo Hall)
    19:00-20:30 Lecture concert of ‘Tang Music’ and Buddhist Chant (Ueno Gakuen University)

Thursday, March 23, 2017

    8:45-18:00 Registration (Hall 1)
    9:00-18:30 Sessions and meetings
    10:00-12:00 First Meeting of new Directorium (closed meeting, 5-311)
    13:00-14:00 Meeting of Bureau (closed meeting, 5-311)
    14:00-18:30 Exhibition: Materials on Japanese Music History (Ueno Gakuen University)
    16:00-18:00 An Evening of Live Electronics Music (free admission: Hall 6)
    18:30 Departure to Farewell Dinner, Tokyo Bay Cruise, Meeting time and place: 18:30, Ueno Park Bus Parking Lot (an 8 minutes’ walk from the main gate of the Tokyo University of the Arts, 3rd cover)
    Buses depart at 18:50, The cruise starts from Takeshiba Port at 19:50 and returns to the same port around 21:50