HARADA Keiko

(COMPOSER)

【PROFILE】


Keiko Harada’s career as composer began with her improvisation on the piano as a child. Studied composition, piano, chamber music and conducting at the Toho Gakuen College of Music.Graduated in 1993 with Kenkyu-ka Katei (post graduate) in composition. She studied composition with Manabu Kawai, Akira Miyoshi and after college in several international seminar with Brian Ferneyhough, piano with Michio Mamiya and chamber music (Gyorgi Kurtag’s work) with Gyorgi Kurtag.

Harada’s works have won numerous awards in different form ; The 62nd Japan Awards(1st prize) for chamber work, Yasuda prize, E-Nakamichi Prize(’93), Yamaguchi-Prefectural Governor’s prize(’95), Akutagawa Orchestra Composition Prize (’01), Kenzo Nakajima Music Prize for solo work(’04), Otaka Prize for orchestra (’09) and others. Her international activities have been supported by grants from The Japan Foundation, The Nomura Cultural Foundation, The Japan-Canada Fund, The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Darmstadt (IMD), Royamont(France), Bartok Seminar and others. In 2002 she worked in New York City on a grant of Asian Cultural Council (ACC) .

Many of Harada’s works were commissioned by leading festivals, ensembles or seminars in many countries(Ictus, Champ d’Action, , Elision, Phorminx, Drumming, Remix, Ensemble Modern, NHK Symphony Orchestra, Yomiuri-Japan Symphony Orchestra, Izumi Symphonietta Osaka…). Especially many soloists have requested new work as Yo-yo Ma, Takashi Yamane, Carin Levine, Mike Svoboda, Stefan Hussong, Toshiya Suzuki, Kaori Nakajima, Nanae Yoshimura, Naoko Kikuchi, Etsuko Tazaki, Rumi Ogawa, Yutaka Oya, Piet Van Bockstal..).
Several compositions have been selected as repertoire such as for International Jacobi Competition (’03), for International Arasate Competition(since ’09), for International Ensemble Modern Academy (since ’08).

Her portrait concerts took place in Japan (’97,’01),Belgium (2000), NHK FM Radio Broadcast(’06 &’09), Gewandhaus and Saarland Radio Broadcast(’07),International Asiago Festival (’09) and Nachtstuecke Musikfest (2010).
In recent years she has done many collaborative works with choreographers(Astad Deboo, Taipei Dance Circle and others), Theater Director(Satoshi Miyagi), Japanese traditional Flower Arts (Kouzo Okada) and Film director(Kiju Yoshida, for ‘Women in a Mirror’ , invited film of Cannes International Film Festival where Harada presented).
Further artistic activities including ; Leader of Ensemble Manufacture (1989-1999), Founder of Ensemble Nomad (’97-98). In 2004-08, Worked as councilor of Tokyo Wonder Site where she developed ‘’Support Projects for Young Musicians’’, ‘’Ensemble Modern Academy(IEMA) in Tokyo’’ and many others. Currently the leader of SOUND GEAR since 1999, a project bringing together musicians from various parts of the world presenting new music as performing arts with professionals of theater as well as educational project for young composers. The latest educational project was in Stanford Univ.and California Univ,Berkeley(’09) supported by The Japan Foundation.

She is currently Associate Professor of composition department at Tokyo College of Music. In addition, she is lecturing at Toho Gakuen College of Music and The National Fine Arts University, Tokyo.

Her works has been published by Zen-On and Tokyo Concerts Inc.(Japan) in addition to Edition Wunn (Germany). Portrait CDs at FONTEC(Japan)and Cypres (Belgium).
■Lists of Keiko Harada’s oeuvre and orchestra(ZEN-ON Music Company LTD)
■solo and chamber music(Edition Wunn)
■Band Resoration 2010 ( Kind Records KICC-826 )
"Tableaux for Wind Ensemble" ('10)
■Keiko Harada | After the Winter | Ictus ( Cypres CYP5605 ) 、ICTUS Ensemble
http://www.cypres-records.com/ *New Price!
■Akihiro Takenouchi Piano solo - Cosmos Haptic: Contemporary Piano Music from Japan ( LORELT (Lontano Records ltd) LNT128 )
"no title #1"('03)
■「The Mythic Flute - Carin Levine 」 ( Klassik Center Kassel M55721 / EAN 4012476557212 )
「Bone + +」 、fl:Carin Levine
■Film "Women in Mirror" (screen music, approx. 90 min.) ( Geneon International Entertaiment GNBD-1088 )
DVD rental available!
■ COMMISSIONED BY:Kuniko Kato :「New piece for percussion duo」 [PREMIERE: 、Los Angeles Kuniko Kato + Steven Schick Recital ]


■ WORKS ■

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<Chamber music>

■「Kokiriko Variations」
COMPOSED IN:1987
6 perc.

■「Circle of 4 ths」
COMPOSED IN:1989
perc. (7)

■「String Quartet I」
COMPOSED IN:1989
DURATION:10
strg. quartet
PREMIERE:1989/6
Toho Gakuen School of Music annex hall
Hiroaki Matsuno Quartet
RECORDED BY:Toho Gakuen Library
■「Sextett」
COMPOSED IN:1989
DURATION:17
vn, vc, perc(2),hp,p
PREMIERE:1990/5
Toho Gakuen School of Music,Tokyo
Ensemble Manufacture
■「EVOLVEMENT」
COMPOSED IN:1990
DURATION:12
alto fl,vc
PREMIERE:1990/6
Karasuyama Kumin Senter,Setagaya,Tokyo
Alt-fl:Yu Nishimura,vc:Masaharu Kanda
PUBLISHED BY:Tokyo Concerts, Inc.
RECORDED BY:Toho Gakuen Library
■「Subliminal 'A'」
COMPOSED IN:1990
DURATION:3
vn,p
PREMIERE:1990/9
Toho Gakuen School of Music,Tokyo
vn:Hiroaki Matsuno,p:Keiko Harada
■「M' 90」
COMPOSED IN:1990
DURATION:8
solo vn., vn. vla., cb., perc. (2), pf., Okinawa 3-strings Shamisen, cond.
PREMIERE:1990/10
TOHO Gakuen School of Music,Tokyo, Japan         
cond:Keiko Harada/Ensemble Manufacture,
■「Ay Vary」
COMPOSED IN:1990
DURATION:11'30"
fl,alto fl,vn,hp,p
PREMIERE:1991/6
Karasuyama Kumin Senter,Setagaya,Tokyo
fl:Yu Mishimura,Naohi Oda/vn:Yuzuki Suganuma/hp:Yasuko Tokunaga/pf:Sachiko Miyazawa/cond:Ken-ichi Nakagawa
RECORDED BY:Toho Gakuen Library
■「M' 91」
COMPOSED IN:1991
DURATION:6
solo vn, toy instr, p(4 hands), dancer, narrator
PREMIERE:1991
Toho Gakuen School of Music,Tokyo
cond: Keiko harada/EnsembleManufacture
■「Immago」
COMMISSION BY amabile youth concert Tokyo
COMPOSED IN:1991
DURATION:12
solo p, perc(2), string quintet
PREMIERE:1991/6
Suntory Hall・Blue Rose,Tokyo
cond:Ken-ichi Nakagawa,p:Satoshi Inagaki, Ensemble Manufacture
■「Abyss I」
COMMISSION BY Ictus Ensemble, Belgium
COMPOSED IN:1992
DURATION:9
cl, vn, vc
PREMIERE:1995/11
PLATEAU theater、Brussels, Belgium
cl:Takashi Yamane、vn:George Van Dam、vc:Francois Deppe
RECORDED BY:Cypres in Belgium (CYP 5605)
■「Variations」
COMPOSED IN:1993
DURATION:12
fl. (+picc), fl. (+alto), cl. (+bass cl.), vn., perc. (2), pf.
PREMIERE:1993/10
Tokyo Metropolitan Art Space Main Hall,Tokyo, Japan
■「Sphere」
COMMISSION BY Naga High School (Wakayama Prefecture)
COMPOSED IN:1993
DURATION:5
perc. (6)
PREMIERE:1993/12
Naga, Wakayama, Japan
Naga high school percussion group
■「M' 93」
COMMISSION BY Ensemble Manufacture
COMPOSED IN:1993
DURATION:10
harmonica, vn, p, string quartet, tape, fake head with lighting
PREMIERE:1993/12
Toho Gakuen School of Music Annex Hall,Tokyo
cond: Keiko Harada ,Ensemble Manufacture
■「Sanba Da Ba Sanba」
COMPOSED IN:1994
perc. (4)

■「Labyrinth VI-b」
COMMISSION BY Olaf Tzshoppe (perc) & Stefan Hussong (acc) Duo
COMPOSED IN:1995
DURATION:7
perc,acc
PREMIERE:2009/5/8
St.Sebald Cathedral  Nuernberg, Germany
perc:Olaf Tzshoppe、acc: Stefan Hussong
■「Passing I」
COMMISSION BY Arsenale Musica Festival 1995
COMPOSED IN:1995
DURATION:9
strg. quartet
PREMIERE:1995/5
church、Pisa/ Italy
Arsenale Musica Festival Quartet Oggi
■「Labyrinth VI」
COMPOSED IN:1995
DURATION:7
cl. in b, perc.
PREMIERE:1995/8
Inhabitants of the Yanaguchi prefecture cultural Hall,Yamaguchi , Japan
Akiyoshidai Festival
cl:Takashi Yamane/perc:Isao Nakamura
PUBLISHED BY:Tokyo Concerts, Inc.
■「After the Summer…」
COMMISSION BY Musica Nova Festival Japan Today, Denmark
COMPOSED IN:1995
DURATION:13
fl. (+picc, alto), guit., vn., vc., perc., pf., cond. with click track and tape
PREMIERE:1995/9
Luisiana Museum (Musica Nova Festival Japan Today)
Ensemble "far East"
■「Passing II」
COMMISSION BY 1st Hokutopia International Music Festival
COMPOSED IN:1995
DURATION:11
20-stringed koto, shakuhachi, perc.
PREMIERE:1995/10
Hokutopia Tutuzi Hall , Tokyo, Japan
Koto:Nanae Yoshimura/Shakuhachi:Kifu Mitsuhashi/perc: Kuniko Kato/cond:Ken-ichi Nakagawa
■「Labyrinth VII」
COMMISSION BY Asian Project
COMPOSED IN:1995
DURATION:8'45"
Ranaard (Thai Marimba), cl.,Bongo
PREMIERE:1995/10
Hokutopia Tutuzi Hall , Tokyo, Japan
■「After the Winter」
COMMISSION BY Ictus Ensemble, Belgium
COMPOSED IN:1995
DURATION:11'30"
cl. in B, va., pf.
PREMIERE:1995/11
De Singel Theater, Antwerpen, Belgium
cl:Takashi Yamane/va:Paul De Clerk/pf:Hiroshi Oya
RECORDED BY:Cypres in Belgium CYP 5605
■「Pulse」
COMPOSED IN:1995
perc. (5)

■「Labyrinth VIII」 - Old River
COMMISSION BY Nobuo Furukawa (vc)
COMPOSED IN:1996
DURATION:9
vc., pf.
PREMIERE:1996/6
   
vc:Nobuo Furukawa /pf:Satoshi Inagaki
■「Sonora Distancia I」
COMMISSION BY Akiyoshidai International Seminar and Festival 1996
COMPOSED IN:1996
DURATION:11'30"
cl. (+bass cl), guit., vn., perc.
PREMIERE:1996/8
Akiyoshidai ,Yamaguchi , Japan (Akiyoshidai Festival) 
cl:Takashi Yamane/g:Magnus Anderson/vn:Asako Urushihara/perc:Isao Nakamura/cond: Alan Franco
■「Sonora Distancia II」
COMMISSION BY Philharmonia Brussels and Ictus Ensemble (Festival Orient)
COMPOSED IN:1996
DURATION:11
1.1.2.0-0.0.0.0.-guit. perc. (1) pf., string quintet

Philharmonia、Brussels, Belgium        
Ictus Ensemble/cond:George-Elie Octors
RECORDED BY:Cypres in Belgium CYP 5605
■「Farewell in Parallel」
COMMISSION BY Yamaha Music Foundation
COMPOSED IN:1997
DURATION:17
2 electric organs
PREMIERE:1997/2
Kioi Hall
org:Yuri Hiranuma,Takeshi Kondo
■「Plateau」
COMMISSION BY Plateau (Nadine)/Belgium
COMPOSED IN:1997
DURATION:11
great-bass rec., vn., guit.
PREMIERE:1997/4
PLATEAU Theater、Brussels, Belgium
rec:Toshiya Suzuki/vn:George Van Dam/g:Norio Sato
■「Midstream」
COMMISSION BY Akiyoshidai International Seminar and Festival 1997
COMPOSED IN:1997
DURATION:8
acc., cl.(b-cl)
PREMIERE:1997/8
Akiyoshidai ,Yamaguchi , Japan (Akiyoshidai Festival)
acc:Stefan Hussong/cl:Takashi Yamane
PUBLISHED BY:Edition Wunn/Germany
■「Labyrinth Ⅸ」
COMPOSED IN:1997
solo sop.,several voices & perc.

■「Heavy Wood」
COMMISSION BY Elision Ensemble/Australia
COMPOSED IN:1998
DURATION:9
guit., bass.-cl., vn., cb., pf
PREMIERE:1998/7
Church、Brisbane/Australia 
Elision Ensemble/cond:Carl Rosman
PUBLISHED BY:Zen-On Music Company Limited
RECORDED BY:Cypres in Belgium CYP 5605
■「Vanishing Point Study II」
COMMISSION BY Akiyoshidai International Seminar and Festival 1998
COMPOSED IN:1998
DURATION:9
cl. (+bass cl.), vc., perc.
PREMIERE:1998/8
Akiyoshidai International Art Village, Akiyoshidai, Japan        
cl:Takashi Yamane/vc:Nobuo Furukawa/perc:Isao Nakamura
■「Vanishing Point Study I」
COMMISSION BY Flanders Arts Festival+Champ d'Action
COMPOSED IN:1998
DURATION:9
cl.(+b-cl), vla., pf.
PREMIERE:1998/10
Gent Theater Flanders Arts Festival, Gent, Belgium
Ensemble Champ d'Action
■「Vanishing Point Study I-b」
COMMISSION BY Flandaaren International Arts Festival
COMPOSED IN:1998
DURATION:9
cl., vc., pf.

Basel Central station、 Basel, Switzerland
cl:Eduard Brunner/vc:Walter Grimmer/pf:Yukiko Sugawara
■「Passacaglia」 for cello and Satsuma biwa
COMMISSION BY Shizuoka Music Hall AOI
COMPOSED IN:1998
DURATION:11'30"
vc., satsuma biwa
PREMIERE:1998/10
Shizuoka Music Hall AOI,Shizuoka, Japan        
Yo-Yo Ma Cello Recital
vc:Yo-Yo Ma/Satsuma biwa:Junko Ueda
■「WA-TA-RI I」
COMMISSION BY Hannoversche Gesellschaft fuer Neue Musik, Ensemble Modern
COMPOSED IN:1999
DURATION:14
Chamber ensemble (1.1.1.0-0.1.0.0 guit,. perc. (2), pf., string quintet
PREMIERE:1999/6
Norddeutscher Rundfunk、Hannover/Germany 
Ensemble Modern, cond: Ed Spanjaard
RECORDED BY:FONTEC (FOCD 2553)
■「Mmm '99」 (for Michio Mamiya's 70th Birthday)
COMPOSED IN:1999
DURATION:3'30'
p
PREMIERE:1999/6
Tsuda Hall,Tokyo, Japan
p:Yumiko Meguri
■「Bone #」
COMPOSED IN:2000
DURATION:12
African kalimba, vn. + live electronics
PREMIERE:2000/3
Tokyo Opera City
kalimba:Kuniko Kato/vn:Momoko Yamada
RECORDED BY:Cypres in Belgium (CYP 5605)
■「WA-TA-RI III」
COMMISSION BY 22nd Century Club
COMPOSED IN:2000
DURATION:11
vn., pf.
PREMIERE:2000/9
Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Small Hall,Tokyo, Japan       
vn: Nicolas Chumachenco,pf:Han Kaya
RECORDED BY:FONTEC(FOCD 2553)
■「In」
COMMISSION BY Carin Levine (fl.) & Kristi Becker (pf) Duo
COMPOSED IN:2000
DURATION:8
bass fl., pf.
PREMIERE:2000/10
Koeln, Germany        
fl.:Carin Levine/pf:Kristi Becker
■「First Love」
COMPOSED IN:2000
trp., pf.

■「mouth」
COMMISSION BY Kiyonori Sokabe (trp.)
COMPOSED IN:2000
DURATION:11
trp., pf.
PREMIERE:2001/10
Japanische Kulturinstitut in Köln,Koeln, Germany        
trp:Kiyonori Sokabe ,pf:Hiroshi Oya
■「Etude I」
COMMISSION BY Ken'ichi Nakagawa (p)
COMPOSED IN:2000
DURATION:8'
p
PREMIERE:2000/11
Sendai Yamaha Hall,Sendai,Japan
Ken'ichi Nakagawa Piano Recital, Miyagi, Japan
p:Ken'ichi Nakagawa
RECORDED BY:promotion CD of Ensemble Champ d'Action
■「Abyss II」
COMMISSION BY 22nd Century Club
COMPOSED IN:2001
DURATION:16'45"
ob., acc., vn., vc.
PREMIERE:2001/4
Kyoto, Japan        
ob:Ken-ichi Furube/acc:Stefan Hussong/vn:Yayoi Toda/vc:Nobuo Furukawa/cond:Ken-ishi Nakagawa
RECORDED BY:FONTEC(FOCD 2553)
■「Moon Reed」
COMMISSION BY Piet Van Bockstal (ob) &Yutaka Oya (pf)
COMPOSED IN:2001
DURATION:9
ob., pf.
PREMIERE:2001/5
Tokyo Opera City Recital Hall ,Tokyo, Japan
RECORDED BY:FONTEC(FOCD 2553)
■「Third Ear Deaf I」
COMMISSION BY Carin Levine (fl.) & David Alberman (vn.)
COMPOSED IN:2001
DURATION:12
bass fl., vn.
PREMIERE:2001/6
Südwestrundfunk、Mainz, Germany   
bass fl:Carin Levine ,vn:David Alberman
PUBLISHED BY:Tokyo Concerts, Inc.
■「No Knight (21601M)」 - for Yoriaki Matsudaira's 70th Birthday
COMPOSED IN:2001
DURATION:2
vn., pf.
PREMIERE:2001/7
Meguro,Tokyo, Japan
pf:Satoshi Inagaki,vn:Yamaguchi
■「Kami Gami no Shima 」- Pulau Dewata by Claude Vivier
COMMISSION BY Sound Gear Canada Tour
COMPOSED IN:2001
DURATION:10
sop. (+shaker), rec., acc., Satsuma Biwa, vc., perc., pf.
PREMIERE:2001/7
Toronto Music Gallery, Canada   
Sound Gear Canada Tour 2001   
sop:Masami Aikou,rec:Toshiya Suzuki,acc:Stefan Hussong,biwa:Junko Ueda,vc: Francois Deppe, perc:Kuniko Kato,pf:Keiko Harada,cond:Ken-ichi Nakagawa
■「Third Ear Deaf II」
COMMISSION BY Mayumi Miyata (sho), Toshiya Suzuki (rec.)
COMPOSED IN:2001
DURATION:12
sho, rec.
PREMIERE:2001/9
Musicasa,Tokyo.Japan
sho:Mayumi Miyata ,rec:Toshiya Suzuki
PUBLISHED BY:Edition Wunn
■「Bones」
COMMISSION BY International Music Festival Lisbon 2001, Drumming Percussion Group
COMPOSED IN:2002
DURATION:14
perc. (6)
PREMIERE:2002/5
Banco de Lisbon International game assembly hall, Lisbon, Portugal
Drumming Percussion Group
■「Third Ear Deaf II-b」
COMMISSION BY Toshiya Suzuki (rec.)
COMPOSED IN:2002
DURATION:12
acc., rec.
PREMIERE:2002/7
Summer Course in Darmstadt,Germany         
acc: Teodoro Anzerotti,rec:Toshiya Suzuki
PUBLISHED BY:Edition Wunn
■「Third Ear Deaf II-c」
COMMISSION BY Klangspuren Festival 2002
COMPOSED IN:2002
DURATION:12
rec., sho, acc.
PREMIERE:2002/9
Tiroler Landestheate,Austria                           
Klangspuren Festival Schwaz, Austria   
rec:Toshiya Suzuki,sho:Mayumi Miyata,acc:Stefan Hussong
■「Third Ear Deaf II-b'」
COMMISSION BY International Jacobi Competition
COMPOSED IN:2002
DURATION:10'30"
acc., bass fl.
PREMIERE:2003/11
Munich State Theatre、Muenchen/Germany 
fl:Carin Levine,acc:Stefan Hussong
PUBLISHED BY:Edition Wunn
■「New York Stillness」
COMMISSION BY Music from Japan
COMPOSED IN:2002
DURATION:14
bass cl., vn., vc., cb., pf.
PREMIERE:2003/2
Merkin Concert Hall , New York/ USA
Music from Japan Festival 2003
Music from Japan Festival Ensemble
■「Triple Cadence Ⅰ」
COMMISSION BY Yutaka & Saori Oya (piano duo)
COMPOSED IN:2003
DURATION:17
2 pianos
PREMIERE:2003/7
Tokyo BunkaKaikan Recital Hall ,Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Summer Festival, Japan
pf:Yutaka & Saori Oya(piano duo)
PUBLISHED BY:Tokyo Concerts, Inc.
■「Triple Cadence II」
COMMISSION BY 22nd Century Club
COMPOSED IN:2003
DURATION:13
2 vn.
PREMIERE:2003/9
Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall,Tokyo,Japan
vn:Yuzuko Horigome,Tomoko Kato
PUBLISHED BY:Tokyo Concerts, Inc.
■「The Ring of Gyuges」
COMMISSION BY Hannoversche Gesellschaft fuer Neue Musik, Germany
COMPOSED IN:2003
DURATION:12
sop, vn., bass cl., pf.
PREMIERE:2003/11
Norddeutschen Rundfunks , Hannover/Germany
Ensemble Phorminx
■「Wa-ta-ri IV」
COMMISSION BY Pro Musica Nipponia
COMPOSED IN:2004
DURATION:13
13 traditional Japanese instruments
PREMIERE:2004/9
Tsuda Hall,Tokyo, Japan
Pro Musica Nipponia,cond:Takuo Tamura
RECORDED BY:recording reserved by commissioner
■「midstream+」
COMMISSION BY Michael Svoboda (tb.), Stefan Hussong (acc.)
COMPOSED IN:2004
DURATION:13
trb., acc.

Staatliches Museum Schwerin Hall,Schwerin, Germany       
trb:Mike Svoboda,acc:Stefan Hussong
PUBLISHED BY:Edition Wunn
■「Zero Hour」
COMMISSION BY Naoko Kikuchi (koto)
COMPOSED IN:2005
DURATION:16
sop. + koto (13-strings, 17-strings)
PREMIERE:2005/12
Sendai, Japan
sop:Masumi Yoshikawa,koto:Naoko Kikuchi
RECORDED BY:recording reserved by Commissioner
■「Third Ear Deaf IV」
COMMISSION BY Kanagawa Prefectural Foundation
COMPOSED IN:2005
DURATION:15
solo fl., fl., cl., vn., perc., pf.
PREMIERE:2005/2
kanagawa-kenminhall Recital Hall,Yokohama, Japan
Ensemble nomad,cond:Ken-ichi Nakagawa
RECORDED BY:recording reserved by commissioner
■「Rondo Variations」
COMMISSION BY Ensemble Modern & Rumi Ogawa
COMPOSED IN:2006
DURATION:15
PREMIERE:2006/10/19
EM Factory、Frankfurt, Germany
■「Structured Improvisation XXIII」
COMMISSION BY Saarland Radio Broadcast
COMPOSED IN:2007
DURATION:10
PREMIERE:2007/5
Saarbruecken, Germany
trb: Mike Svoboda, perc: Michael Kiedaisch, biwa:Junko Ueda, vn: Ulrike Storz, vc: Scott Roller, acc: Stefan Hussong
RECORDED BY:recording rserved by Saarlandischer Rundfunk
■「Triple Cadence +」 (first movement)
COMMISSION BY Stefan Hussong (acc.)
COMPOSED IN:2007
DURATION:15
acc., fl., ob., cl., pf., perc., vn., vc., cb
PREMIERE:2007/6/20
Gewandhaus, Leipzig, Germany
Ensemble Avantgarde,cond: Steffen Schleiermacher
PUBLISHED BY:Edition Wunn, Germany
RECORDED BY:recording(DAT)reserved by Gewandhaus
■「Ikis」
COMMISSION BY Fredener Musiktage, Germany
COMPOSED IN:2007
DURATION:15
vn., pf.
PREMIERE:2007/8
Freden, Germany     
vn: Adrian Adlam, pf: Thomas Hell
PUBLISHED BY:Tokyo Concerts, Inc.
RECORDED BY:recording reserved by Deutsche Radio
■「The 5th Season II」
COMMISSION BY Juergen Ruck(g) & Stefan Hussong(acc)
COMPOSED IN:2008
DURATION:12
g, acc
PREMIERE:2008/11/13
Vilnius、Lithuania
g:Juergen Ruck、acc:Stefan Hussong
PUBLISHED BY:Edition Wunn
RECORDED BY:recordin reserved by Lituania National Radio
■「In-b」
COMMISSION BY Yokohama art Foundation
COMPOSED IN:2008
DURATION:10
尺八,g
PREMIERE:2008/3/2
Yokohama Minato MIirai Hall,Small Hall
Shakuhachi:Douzan Fuziwara,g:Daisuke Suzuki
RECORDED BY:recording reserved by Yokohama Minatomirai Hall
■「Zero Hour」
COMMISSION BY Gudula Rosa(rec)
COMPOSED IN:2008
DURATION:10
koto, rec.
PREMIERE:2008/8/26
Munster、Germany
LONGEST NIGHT Festival
rec:Gudula Rosa,koto:Naoko Kikuchi
■「No Title #2」
COMMISSION BY Memorial Concert of Michiko Tsuzuku
COMPOSED IN:2008
DURATION:13
S, vn, p
PREMIERE:2008/10/31
Fuchunomori Art Theater,Wien Hall
S:Masami Aikou,vn:Momoko Yamada,p:Satoshi Inagaki
RECORDED BY:DVD and recording by Navi records
■「Vanishing Point Study Ⅲ」
COMMISSION BY Toho Gakuen College of Music
COMPOSED IN:2008
DURATION:14
rec,vn, va, vc
PREMIERE:2008/11/22
Tsuda Hall,Tokyo, Japan
rec:Toshiya Suzuki,String trio:Toho Gakuen College of Music Student
RECORDED BY:recording reserved at Toho Gakuen Library
■「Suite Cimbra」 for vn,vc,p
COMMISSION BY Asiago International Music Festival 2009
COMPOSED IN:2009/8
DURATION:13分
PREMIERE:2009/8/9
Asiago International Music Festival 2009"Keiko HARADA"
Vn:Sungwon Yun/vc:Julius Berger/p:Jose Gallardo
■「The 5th Season」 for flute, guitar, accordion and percussion
COMMISSION BY flammabis - zeitgenössische Musik e.V.
COMPOSED IN:2010
PREMIERE:2011/11/7
Germany
■「Work for cello & accordion」
COMMISSION BY Nachtstuecke MusikFest 2010
COMPOSED IN:2010
vc & acc
PREMIERE:2011/11/4
■「schema」 for recorder and koto
COMMISSION BY rec:Toshiya Suzuki
COMPOSED IN:2010/1
DURATION:12
PREMIERE:2011/2/5
WESLEYAN HOLINESS YODOBASHI/Okubo
Tosiya Suzuki Recorder Recital
rec:Toshiya Suzuki,koto:Yuriko Sakamoto
■"Zero Hour" for koto and violoncello (arrangement version) (2005/10)
COMMISSION BY Nachtstuecke MusikFest 2010
COMPOSED IN:2010/2
PREMIERE:2011
■「4 hands for a grand piano Ⅰ- Ⅲ」
COMMISSION BY Tessera Autumn Music Festival 2010
COMPOSED IN:2010/8
DURATION:13
PREMIERE:2010/11/6
Salon Tessera
Tessera Autumn Music Festival 2010
p:Thomas Hell,Yumiko Meguri
■「schema b」 for recorder and koto
COMPOSED IN:2011
DURATION:12
PREMIERE:2011/8/12
Faro,Portuguese
rec:Teresa Matias,13-17koto:Naoko Kikuchi
■「The 5th Season II 」
COMMISSION BY Ernst von Siemens Music Foundaion
COMPOSED IN:2012
DURATION:14’
Sheng, Daegm, Changgu, 13/17 strings Koto,vn, va, vc, cb
PREMIERE:2013/2/9
Berlin, Villa Elisabeth/Germany
SOUNDSCAPE EAST ASIA in Berlin
cond:Manuel Nawri/AsianArt Ensemble & United Berlin
■「Rondo Variations」for cl, pf, perc
COMMISSION BY Ensemble Modern for the 25th anniversary memory CD
COMPOSED IN:2012
cl,p,perc
PREMIERE:2012/10/19
Hessen States RadioTV Broadcast Station、Frankfurt/Germany
Ensemble Modern
■「F.Fragments」for piano and accordion
COMMISSION BY Yumiko Meguri, Stefan Hussong
COMPOSED IN:2012/8
DURATION:10~12
p, acc
PREMIERE:2012/11/3
Salon Tessera
Tessera Music Festival in Autumn
■「F. fragments PARTⅡ」for piano and accordion
COMMISSION BY Yumiko Meguri & Stefan Hussong
COMPOSED IN:2014
PREMIERE:2014/5/25
Italy
Lattina International Music Festival
pf : Yumiko Meguri/acc: Stefan Hussong

<Chamber orchestra>

■「Catalyst」
COMMISSION BY Izumi Hall, Kioi Hall
COMPOSED IN:2007
DURATION:19
25 players
PREMIERE:2007/11/4
Izumi Hall ,Osaka
cond:Ken Takaseki,orch:Izumi Sinfonietta Osaka
PUBLISHED BY:ZEN-ON
RECORDED BY:recording reserved by commissioner

<Chorus>

■「AR」 for male choir and piano
COMMISSION BY Hosei University Arion Choir
COMPOSED IN:1998
DURATION:12'
male choir, pf.,4 maracas,2kalimba
PREMIERE:1998/10
Kawaguchi Civic hall, Saitama Japan      
cond:Nobuaki Tanaka,chorus:Hosei University Arion Choir,p:Shizuka Shimoyama
■「Umarete Kara」
COMMISSION BY Concert Hall Shizuoka (AOI)
COMPOSED IN:2002
DURATION:6'
children's choir, p
PREMIERE:2002/7
Concert Hall Shizuoka, Japan         
chorus:Shizuoka Children chorus
■「The other Side」
COMMISSION BY Tokyo Philharmonic Chorus
COMPOSED IN:2003
DURATION:15
mixed choir, p
PREMIERE:2003/2
Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall,Tokyo, Japan         
cond:Nobuaki Tanaka,Chorus:Tokyo Philharmonic Chorus
■「Primitive」
COMMISSION BY Vox Humana
COMPOSED IN:2008
DURATION:15
                              
mixed choir
PREMIERE:2008/3/30
Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall、Tokyo, Japan 
cond:Ryuta Nishikawa,Chorus:Vox Humana
RECORDED BY:recording reserverd by commissioner
■「Movements for mixed choir」
COMMISSION BY Yatsugayake Chorus Seminor
COMPOSED IN:2009/2
DURATION:13'
PREMIERE:2009/8/2
Nagano Kawakami-mura Bunka Centre
cond:Keiko Harada,p:Rikuya Terashima,chorus:Chorus Seminor student
■「I-ro-ha」 for female voices and harp
COMMISSION BY Japanese Composer Arranger Association (JCAA)
COMPOSED IN:2013/5
DURATION:6
PREMIERE:2013/6/28
Suntory Hall Bule Rose
The Chorus Plus
cond:Ryuta Nishikawa/hp:Tomoyuki Asakawa/chorus:Woman's voice chorus"Akatsuki"

<Concerto>

■「Piano Concerto](2013-15)
COMPOSED IN:2015/5
PREMIERE:2015/10/27
Suntory Hall Main Hall
SUNTORY FOUNDATION CONCERT A PROFILE OF A COMPOSER 2015-KEIKO HARADA
cond:Ken-ichi Nakagawa/pf:Yumiko Meguri/Ensemble Modern、Toho Gakuen Orchestra

<Film&TV music>

■“Message in a bottle (Fukushima)” (documentary film)

 More details can be found here
PREMIERE:2012
France & Belgium
■「Women in a Mirror 」(directed by Kiju Yoshida)
COMMISSION BY Groove Cinema Tokyo
COMPOSED IN:2002
DURATION:66'
sho, acc, vn, vc, p, prep-pf,perc
PREMIERE:2002/5
Cannes, France 
acc:Stefan Hussong,vn:Tomoko Kato,vc:Akio Ueki,p:Toshiro Nakagawa, prep-pf:Yayoi Tanaka,perc:Ritsuko Okuma, cond&p:Ken-ichi Nakagawa

<Instrumental music>

■「Labyrinth IV」
COMMISSION BY Commissioned & invited work by UNM Festival '94 in Malmoe
COMPOSED IN:1997
DURATION:7
cl in b
PREMIERE:1994/9
Malmoe, SWEDEN
PUBLISHED BY:Tokyo Concerts, Inc.
■「Labyrinth X」
COMMISSION BY Ensemble Manufacture(Pan Musik Festival '97)
COMPOSED IN:1997
DURATION:8'30"
vn
PREMIERE:1997/10
Seoul Natioanl Theatre、KOREA
vn:Kiyoko Ohashi
■「Bone」
COMPOSED IN:1997
DURATION:9'30"
p
PREMIERE:1998/1
Asian Music Festival in Sendai, Japan
p:Satoshi Inagaki
RECORDED BY:Cypres in Belgium (CYP 5605)
■「Labyrinth X」, revised version
COMPOSED IN:1998
DURATION:8'15"
vn
PREMIERE:1998/10
George Van Dam Violin Recital Berlin, Germany
vn: George van Dam
RECORDED BY:Mega Disc, Belgium (MDC 7813)
■「Bone +」
COMMISSION BY Ministry for Science, Research and Art, Baden Wuerttemberg, Germany
COMPOSED IN:1999
DURATION:11'30'
acc
PREMIERE:1999/3
Art Tower Mito, Mito, Japan    
acc: Stefan Hussong
PUBLISHED BY:Edition Wunn, Germany
RECORDED BY:FONTEC (FOCD 2553), Cypres in Belgium (CYP 5605), Thorofon / Bella Musica (CTH 2449)
■「Labyrinth Ⅴ」
COMMISSION BY Koshi Hidama (choreographer)
COMPOSED IN:2000
DURATION:13'
bass cl. (+cl), tape part
PREMIERE:2000/3
Spiral Hall,Aoyama,Tokyo,Japan
cl:Takashi Yamane
■「Bone ++」
COMMISSION BY Carin Levine (fl)
COMPOSED IN:2000
DURATION:8'
bass fl
PREMIERE:2000/7
Darmstadt International Summer Course, Germany       
fl:Carin Levine
PUBLISHED BY:Tokyo Concerts, Inc.
■「Koto」
COMMISSION BY Klangspuren Festival 2002
COMPOSED IN:2002
DURATION:12'
13-strings Koto
PREMIERE:2002/9
Church, Schwaz, Austria
Klangspuren Festival2002
Koto:Makiko Goto
PUBLISHED BY:Tokyo Concerts, Inc.
■「No Title #1」
COMMISSION BY Kaori Nakajima (p)
COMPOSED IN:2003
DURATION:12'
p
PREMIERE:2002/2
Tokyo Opera City Recital Hall ,Tokyo, Japan
Kaori Nakajima Piano Recital
p:Kaori Nakajima
RECORDED BY:Hiroaki Takenouchi(pf) solo CD Lolet(London)
■「Nach Bach I-XXIV」
COMMISSION BY Etsuko Tazaki (p)
COMPOSED IN:2004
DURATION:70'

PREMIERE:2004/11
Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall ,Tokyo, Japan       
Etsuko Tazaki Piano Recital 
p:Etsuko Tazaki
RECORDED BY:recording reserved by Etsuko Tazaki
■「Music for Gesshinkyo」
COMMISSION BY present to vegetarian cooking Mr.Toshio Tanahashi
COMPOSED IN:2006
DURATION:6'
acc
PREMIERE:2006/10
Gesshinkyo,Tokyo, Japan
acc: Stefan Hussong 
■「No Title #3」
COMMISSION BY Keiko Abe & TOHO GAKUEN SCHOOL OF MUSIC
COMPOSED IN:2007
DURATION:5'
marb.solo
PREMIERE:2007
FP:TOHO GAKUEN SCHOOL OF MUSIC’Student revised edition FP:KUNIKO KATO

COMMISSION BY Nachtstuecke MusikFest 2010
COMPOSED IN:2010/2
PREMIERE:2010/6/30
■「BOOK II、dead line」 for accordion (2011)
COMMISSION BY Südwestrundfunk(SWR)
COMPOSED IN:2011/11
PREMIERE:2011/12/3
Südwestrundfunk(SWR)
Festival Attacca
acc:Denis Patkovic
■「PHONETICA」 for percussion solo
COMMISSION BY Baden-Wuerttemberg Arts Found (Germany) and Max Riefer
COMPOSED IN:2012/5
DURATION:24
percussion solo
PREMIERE:2012/6/17
at Festhalle in Pirmasens、Germany
Max Riefer Solo Recital
perc:Max Riefer

<Orchestra>

■「Hen-Puu for orchestra」(2015)
COMMISSION BY SUNTORY FOUNDATION

PREMIERE:2015/10/27
Suntory Hall Main Hall
SUNTORY FOUNDATION CONCERT A PROFILE OF A COMPOSER 2015-KEIKO HARADA
cond:Ken-ichi Nakagawa/Ensemble Modern、Toho Gakuen Orchestra
■「Etudes d'Orchestra I-V」
COMMISSION BY Myojyo Gakuen Orchestra
COMPOSED IN:1992
DURATION:20
2.2.2.2-2.2.1-perc., (2) strings (14.12.10.8.6)
PREMIERE:2002/3
Mitaka City Arts Center
Myojyo Gakuen Orchestra
■「Sonora Distancia III」 (Concert Version)
COMMISSION BY Citizens Arts Administration Center of Toyama
COMPOSED IN:2001
DURATION:15
2.2.2.2-2.1.2.1- perc. (1), harp (1), strings (12.10.8.6.4) solo acc., prep. pf., solo perc., helper (1), sound engineer (1or 2) light designer (for theatrical version only)
PREMIERE:2001/3
AUBADE HALL, Toyama
acc:Stefan Hussong,p:Ken-ichi Nakagawa, perc:Sawako Yasue, sound effect:Akira Sone, helper:Yayoi Tanaka,cond:cond:Naohiro Totsuka,orch:Japan Shinsei Symphony Orchestra
PUBLISHED BY:Japan Federation of Composers, Parts available at Citizen Arts Administration of Toyama 
RECORDED BY:Fontec (FOCD 2553)
■「Third Ear Deaf III」
COMMISSION BY Suntory Music Foundation
COMPOSED IN:2003
DURATION:17
3.3.3.3-4.3.3.1-perc. (4), pf., hrp., strings (14.12.10.8.6 or 16.14.12.10.8
PREMIERE:2003/8
Suntory Hall、Tokyo
cond:Kazuhiko Komatsu,orch:New Japan Philharmonic         
PUBLISHED BY:Zen-On
■「Triple Cadence III」
COMMISSION BY Ensemble Testa Cardo
COMPOSED IN:2005
DURATION:22
org., cb., guit., mand. orchestra
PREMIERE:2006/2
Lutheran Ichigaya Center、Tokyo,Japan
cond:Ken-ichi Nakagawa,org:Yasuko Harada,cb:Michiko Tuzuki,Ensemble Testa Cardo 
PUBLISHED BY:Parts available at Ensemble Testa Cardo 
RECORDED BY:recording reserved by commissioner
■「The Other Side II」
COMMISSION BY Yomiuri Japan Symphony Orchestra
COMPOSED IN:2006
DURATION:20
3233-4231-5perc-hp-pf-strings
PREMIERE:2006/7
Suntory Hall , Tokyo
cond:Gerd Albrecht、orch:Yomiuri Japan Symphony Orchestra
RECORDED BY:recording reserved by commissioner
■「Echo Montage」 for Orchestra
COMMISSION BY NHK Symphony Orchestra
COMPOSED IN:2008
DURATION:16
3333-sax-4221-4perc-hp-pf-strings
PREMIERE:2008/7/1
Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall " Takemitsu Memorial",Tokyo
cond: Pascale Deroyer、orch:NHK Symphony Orchestra
PUBLISHED BY:ZEN-ON
RECORDED BY:recording and film reserved by NHK

<Stage music>

■「Sound Gear I」 - Celebration for Tadashi Suzuki's 60th Birthday
COMPOSED IN:1999
DURATION:8'
S,vn,perc,p,cond
PREMIERE:1999/12
Shizuoka Performing Arts Center (SPAC)
S:Masami Aikou,vn:Yasutaka Henmi,perc:Kumiko Kato,p:Satoshi Inagaki,cond:Keiko Harada
■「Sound Gear II 」
COMMISSION BY Toga Spring Festival 2000
COMPOSED IN:2000
DURATION:7'
S,sax,vn,perc,p,cond
PREMIERE:2000/4
Toga, Japan     
■「Sonora Distancia III」 (Theatre Version)
COMMISSION BY Citizens Arts Administration Center of Toyama
COMPOSED IN:2000
DURATION:15'
2.2.2.2-2.1.2.1- perc (1), harp (1), strings (12.10.8.6.4) solo acc., prep. pf, solo perc., helper (1), sound engineer (1or 2) light designer (for theatre version only)
PREMIERE:2001/3
Aubade Hall,Toyama,Japan
cond:Naohiro Totsuka,acc:Stefan Hussong,p:Ken-ichi Nakagawa,perc:Kuniko Kato,orchestra:Japan Shinsei Symphony Orchestra,lighting: Ryoichi Watabe, sound effect:Akira Sone,helper:Yayoi Tanaka
■「Tristan und Isolde」
COMMISSION BY Tokyo International Theatre Festival, Ku Nauka Theatre Company
COMPOSED IN:2001
DURATION:100'
small chorus,perc,g(2),prep-p,vn
PREMIERE:2001/9/10
Aoyama Round Theatre,Tokyo, Japan
p:Ken-ichi Nakagawa,vn:Sayaka Watarai,perc:Yayoi Tanaka,Yukiko Watanabe,dance:Ku Nauka Theatre Company、direct:Satoshi Miyagi
■「A Streetcar Named Desire」
COMMISSION BY Ku Nauka Theatre Company
COMPOSED IN:2002
DURATION:90
vn,acc,p
PREMIERE:2002/10/31
The Suzunari Theatre,Tokyo,Japan
vn:Emiri Yabe、acc:Stefan Hussong,p:Ken-ichi Nakagawa、dance:Ku Nauka Theatre Company、direct:Satoshi Miyagi
■「Tristan und Isolde」 (Version 2)
COMMISSION BY Shizuoka Performing Arts Center, Ku Nauka Theatre Company
COMPOSED IN:2003
DURATION:100'
vn,p,prep-p,perc
PREMIERE:2003/3
SPAC Shizuoka Performing Arts Center
vn:Momoko Yamada,p:Satoshi Inagaki,prep-p:Ken-ichi Nakagawa,perc:Kuniko Kato
■Structured Improvisation I-X (Theatre Production by Tadashi Suzuki)
COMMISSION BY Shizuoka Performing Arts Center Toga
COMPOSED IN:2004
DURATION:60'
rec,acc,multi-perc,prep-p
PREMIERE:2005
Toga Art Park of Toyama,Toyama,Japan
International Summer Festival 2005, Japan 
rec:Toshiya Suzuki,acc:Stefan Hussong,perc: Kuniko Kato,p:Satoshi Inagaki,cond:Keiko Harada
RECORDED BY:professional recording reserved by Keiko Harada
■「Structured Improvisation XIV-XXII」
COMMISSION BY The 4th Asian Performing Arts Festival, Tokyo Government
COMPOSED IN:2006
DURATION:60'
rec,13&-17-strings koto,acc,perc,p,2 dancers,1 actress

Metropolitan Theatre、Taipei, Taiwan/China
rec:Toshiya Suzuki,koto:Naoko Kikuchi,acc:Stefan Hussong,perc:Kuniko Kato,p:Satoshi Inagaki,cond:Keiko Harada,Indian dancer:Astad Deboo,Taiwanese dancer: Liou Shaw-Lu,actress:Mikari,director:Satoshi Miyagi
■「Of Man and Object」
COMMISSION BY Taipei Dance Circle
COMPOSED IN:2007
DURATION:60'
Music for a Dance Production
PREMIERE:2007/3
Taichung, Taiwan/China      
RECORDED BY:DVD reserved by commissioner
■「Coyote Song」
COMMISSION BY Shizuoka Performing Arts Center
COMPOSED IN:2007
DURATION:60'
perc(1),dancer(1),reciters
PREMIERE:2007/12
SPAC(Shizuoka Performing Arts Center、Ellipse Theatre DAENDO Indoor、Shizuoka,Japan
perc:Kuniko Kato,dance:Masako Yasumoto,reader:Kenzi Nagai,choros:Tomokuni Nakaya ,Yasuhiro Fuzimoto、Yonezi Ouchi,dir:Satoshi Miyagi

<The others>

■「Structured Improvisation XI-XIII 」(collaboration with traditional flower arts)
COMMISSION BY Tokyo Wonder Site
COMPOSED IN:2005
DURATION:80'
rec, koto (13-strings, 17-strings) Otsuzumi, acc, perc, p
PREMIERE:2005/3
Tokyo Wonder Site hongo
rec:Toshiya Suzuki,koto:Naoko Kikuti,Taiko:Shonosuke Okura,acc:Stefan Hussong,perc:Kuniko Kato,p:Satoshi Inagaki,cond:Keiko Harada,Ikebana:Kozo Okada
RECORDED BY:Video available at Tokyo Wonder Site

<Voice(s)>

■「Same Path 」(2012-14)

PREMIERE:2014/1/9
Last Waltz、Shibuya
vo:Ayumu Yasutomi/E-Bass:Kentaro Takahashi/Key,Perc:Yumiko Meguri/acc:Stefan Hussong /gt:Takateru Fujimoto/back chorus:Sayo
■「Same Path」(New Version)
COMPOSED IN:2014
PREMIERE:2014/2/25
Last Waltz、Shibuya
vo:Ayumu Yasutomi/E-Bass:Kentaro Takahashi/Key,Perc:Yumiko Meguri/vn:Yuka Takagi /back chorus:Sayo Zenyouzi/pf:Keiko Harada

<Wind music>

■「2 Tableaux for wind orchestra」
COMPOSED IN:2009/12
PREMIERE:2010/3/13
CD Recording:Japan Air Self Defense Force Central Band, Performance of opening to the public:Anjo High school wind ensemble


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