SUGIYAMA Yoichi

(COMPOSER)

(CONDUCTOR)


Yoichi Sugiyama has studied orchestral conducting with Emilio Pomarico and Morihiro Okabe, and composition with Franco Donatoni, Sandro Gorli and Akira Miyoshi. He is active both as a conductor and composer in Europe and Japan.

Since he conducted Luigi Nono's opera "Prometeo" with the "Ensemble
Modern Orchestra” in 2000, he is active in various important international music festivals; such as the "Festival Wien Modern”,
“Festival d’Automne a Paris”, “Milano Musica”, ”Festival Verdi”,
“Settembre Musica”, “Suntory Summer Festival”. Sugiyama collaborates with prestigious international contemporary Orchestras and Ensembles,as “Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra, “Orchestre de Chambre de Ginève”, “Arena di Verona”, “Filarmonica del Teatro Comunale di Bologna”, “Orchestra i Pomeriggi musicali di Milano”, “Orchestra Friuli Venezia Giulia”,”Tokyo Sinfonietta”, “Izumi Sinfonietta”,“Orchestra Sinfonica della reppblica di San Marino”, “Orqesta National de Chile”, “Orchestra Milano Classica”,“Klangforum Wien”, “Nieuw Ensemble”, “Ensemble Contrechamps”, “Remix Ensemble”, “Kammerensemble Neue Musik Berlin”, “Alter Ego”, “Collegium Novum”, “Divertimento Ensemble”, “Ensemble Europeo Antidogma”, “Fontana Mix Ensemble”,“Icarus Ensemble” ,”Ensemble Nomad”, "Ensemble dell'Accademia della
Scala". Sugiyama is stable conductor of Mdi ensemble Milano.

Sugiyama's latest pieces have been heard in various international
festivals; such as "La Biennale di Venezia 2010 ("Barcaruola II" for ensemble), 2000 ("Barcaruola” for viola and percussion commissioned by the Biennale di Venezia), “Milano Musica” (“Ruscello nel lago”commissione by the Milano Musica 2009, “Beyond the Frontier”commissioned by the Milano Musica 2003) and "Tiroler-Festspiel Erl 2000" ("Intermezzo III" for piano commissioned by the
Tiroler-Festspiel Erl), “Angelica”, “REC Festival d’Autunno”. His
"Divertimento I" for ensemble (1997) has been published by the "Casa Ricordi" (Milan). In 2001 Sugiyama has written "Divertimento II" for Bruno Canino’s piano duo. The performances are broadcast regularly on NHK-FM, RAI and ORF etc.

In 1994,while undertaking a summer course with Franco Donatoni at the "Accademia Chigiana", Sugiyama won the Italian Composer’s Society award ("Premio SIAE"). He has also attended master courses and workshops by Luis de Pablo (Milan,1996), Giorge Ligety (Novara, 1996),Adriano Guarnieri (Milan, 1996) and the London Sinfonietta (Tokyo,1994).Sugiyama was an assistant teacher in Franco Donatoni’s
composition course held in Tokyo (1998) and Giacomo Manzoni’s composition course in Tokyo (1999). In 1995, Sugiyama obtained a
scholarship for composition from the Italian Government, and has been residing in Milan ever since and he is teaching at Scuola Civica di Milano.
■“Sobadokoro Yamashita-an” (by Shogakukan) *More detail
■“Milan Diary”(ttz file)(by Voyager (internet download book)) *More detail
■“Milan Diary”(book on demand)(by Voyager (internet download book)) *More detail
■“Gervasoni:Antiterra“ ( Aeon B003MBAXGK ) 、cond: Yoichi Sugiyama / ensemble: Mdi Ensemble http://amzn.to/i7GSYu ) ★Click here for detail
■"Sylvano Bussotti: Autotono" ( Stradivarius B004DIWV84 ) 、cond: Yoichi Sugiyama / Ensemble: Mdi Ensemble http://amzn.to/fSOkvM ★Click here for detail
■“Jzpoved” ( Bishop B001B4KOE6 )
”Tree-nation” (2010 revised) for percussion by Yoichi Sugiyama 、perc: Sawako Yasue ★Click here for detail
■「Limen」 ( Limen Classic & contemporary )
Franco Donatoni:ASAR,SOLO/Ivan Fedele:NOTHAR/Alessandro Solbiati:SETTE PEZZI 、cond: Yoichi Sugiyama/Limen Ensemble ★Click here for detail
■「ZIGZAG BACH / Satoshi Minami」 ( Fontec FOCD2554 )
Satoshi Minami:Bibi - regions op. 34 、cond: Yoichi Sugiyama/Ensemble Mis en Loge ★Click here for detail
■「Pictures at an Exhibition & Tarukasu 」 ( Victor Entertainment )
Mussorgsky:Pictures at an Exhibition /Pisati:Tarkus 、cond: Yoichi Sugiyama/p:Aki Kuroda /Purometeo Quartet /Kazori (Elena)/Ben Omar (Maurizio) ★Click here for detail
■「AKEMI NAITO」 Strings & Time for 13 strings ( CRI )
Akemi Naito:Strings & Time 、★Click here for detail
■Heiner Goebbels 「THE ITALIAN CONCERTO」
Heiner Goebbels:THE ITALIAN CONCERTO etc. 、cond:Yoichi Sugiyama/p&perc:Heiner Goebbels/drums, electrified drums:Chris Cutler ★Click here for detail
■FONTANA MIX ENSEMBLE 「LIVE」 、★Click here for detail
■「To The Earth」
Yoichi Sugiyama:Gift 、perc: Kuniko Kato ★Click here for detail
■“Il Tempo Sospeso Del Volo (opera)” 、cond: Yoichi Sugiyama / B: Isherwood Nicholas / ensemble: Icarus Ensemble ★Click here for Detail


■ WORKS ■

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<Chamber music>

■Beyond the Frontier (2003) for ensemble
COMMISSION BY Milano Musica contro "Gulf War"

DURATION:9'37'
against the Gulf War
5 players

Mdi Ensemble Milano Yoichi Sugiyama (cond)
■Aphelocheirus kawamurae per flauto e pianoforte (2008-2009)
COMMISSION BY Biwako International Flute Competition

fl/pf

■Quintetto"Last interview from Africa"
COMMISSION BY Tokyo Gen'On Project

PREMIERE:2013/9/13
Suginami Kokaido Small Hall
Tokyo Gen'On Project#01 - ~Composer's Selection・Yoichi Sugiyama~
electronics:Sumihisa Arima sax:Masanori Oishi perc:Yoshiko Kanda tub:Shinya Hashimoto pf:Aki Kuroda
■「Bagatelle II」 (sumer is icmen in) for violin Duo
COMMISSION BY Violin Duo RETORICA (Harriet Mackenzie,Philippa Mo)


■「La Notte」 (su testo di Leopardi) versione per soprano e flicorno


■Romanza per oboe d'amore e orchestra da camera (1990)
COMPOSED IN:1990
ob/chamber orchestra

■"Arabesque" (1991) for 11 strings and soprano
COMPOSED IN:1991
DURATION:15'03'
strings(33221)/sop

■Souvenir per vioino, violoncello e pianoforte (1992)
COMPOSED IN:1992
vn/vc/pf

■Franco I (1993) for 6 players in omaggio a Franco Donatoni
COMPOSED IN:1993
6 players

■Sole Calante per orchestra da camera (1994)
COMPOSED IN:1994

■"Io ti..." for 3 percussionists (1996)
COMPOSED IN:1996
DURATION:7'17'
3 percussion

Kuniko Kato, Sawako Yasue, Noriko Miyamoto
■Divertimento I (1997) for 5 players
COMMISSION BY Divertimento Ensemble
COMPOSED IN:1997
DURATION:16'36'
5 players

Divertimento Ensemble Sandro Gorli (cond)
■Rondo per violino e 10 archi solisti (1997)
COMPOSED IN:1997
vn/10 archi solisti

■Franco II (1998) for flute and piano
dedicated to Franco Donatoni's birthday after his trip in Japan
COMPOSED IN:1998
DURATION:12'31'
fl/pf

fl:Naomi Oda/pf:Takashi Niigaki
■Capriccio per flauto e chitarra (1998)
COMPOSED IN:1998
fl/gt

■Burletta sui testi dialettali milanesi per due voci con viola da gamba e cembalo(1999)
COMPOSED IN:1999
2 voices/viola da gamba/ cembalo

■Barcaruola I per viola con 3 cerchioni ad lib. (2000)
COMMISSION BY Biennale di Venezia
COMPOSED IN:2000
va/perc
PREMIERE:2000
■Divertimento II for two pianos (2001)
COMMISSION BY Bruno Canino and Hiroaki Ooi
COMPOSED IN:2001
2pf
PREMIERE:2001/11/8
■Ballo II per tromba e pianoforte (2001)
COMMISSION BY Kiyonori Sokabe
COMPOSED IN:2001
tp/pf

■Canzonetta su testo di Heine per soprano con 3 esecutori (2001)
COMMISSION BY Ensemble Antidogma
COMPOSED IN:2001
sop/3 players

■Clowd Dawning per 5 esecutori (2004)
COMPOSED IN:2004
5 players

■Novelette per due flauti a becco, clarinetto, percussione (2006)
COMPOSED IN:2006
2 recorder/cl/perc

■Barcaruola II per ensemble (2010)
COMMISSION BY Biennale di Venezia per 10 anni dello scomparso di Franco Donatoni
COMPOSED IN:2010
ensemble

<Chorus>

■Ceneri su testo di Umberto Saba per 24 voci maschili (1995)
COMPOSED IN:1995
24 male chorus

■Hijo de la luz per coro misto su testo di Miguel Hernandez (2006)
COMPOSED IN:2006
Mixed Chorus

Tokyo Philharmonic Chorus Yoichi Sugiyama (cond)
■Nanas de la Cebolla per coro di voci bianche su testo di Miguel Hernandez(2006)
COMPOSED IN:2006
DURATION:15'20'
Lullaby of the Onion (Nanas de la Cebolla) By Miguel Hernandez

Tajimi Choir Nobuaki Tanaka(cond)

<Instrumental music>

■「Intermezzo」 for Organo
COMMISSION BY Andrea Collauto


■Aria è qualcosa che gira intorno alla tua testa for organ and two assistants (1994)
COMPOSED IN:1994
org/2 assistants

Organ: Noriko Yasuda Assistants: Sunao Isaji, Yoichi Sugiyama
■"Diventa piu chiara quando ridi..."in memoria di Shintaro Hoshiya for piano (1995)
COMPOSED IN:1995
pf

piano: Takashi Niigaki
■Il sole per Joan Miro per vibrafono e glockenspiel (1995)
COMPOSED IN:1995
perc(vib/glock)

■"Regalo" (Gift) for marimba (1997)
COMPOSED IN:1997
DURATION:11'12'
marimba

■Ballo per corno (1997)
COMPOSED IN:1997
hn

■Notturno (1997) for tenor recorder
COMMISSION BY Antonio Politano
COMPOSED IN:1997
tenor recorder

Antonio Politano
■Intermezzo II per pianoforte (2000)
COMPOSED IN:2000
DURATION:12'22'
pf

■Intermezzo III per pianoforte (2000)
COMPOSED IN:2000
pf

■Intermezzo I (2000) per pianoforte
COMPOSED IN:2000
pf

■Intermezzo IV (Romanza) per pianoforte (2000)
COMMISSION BY Kenichi Nakagawa
COMPOSED IN:2000
pf

■Aria per violino solo (2002)
COMPOSED IN:2002
vn

■Biondinetta per pianoforte (2006)
COMPOSED IN:2006
pf

■Vuelo sulla poesia di Miguel Hernandez, per pianoforte (2007)
COMPOSED IN:2007
pf

Kaori Nakajima
■Tree Nation per percussione (2008)
COMMISSION BY Sawako Yasue
COMPOSED IN:2008
perc

■Bianco I,II per flauto basso (2008)
COMMISSION BY Luisa Sello
COMPOSED IN:2008
flauto basso

■Ruscello nel lago per vibrafono (2009)
COMMISSION BY Milano Musica
COMPOSED IN:2009
vib

■Intermezzo V per pianoforte (2010)
COMPOSED IN:2010
pf

■ウードゥー・ドラムのための「サロ=ウィワをわすれるな」(2010/2011改訂)
COMMISSION BY Sawako Yasue
COMPOSED IN:2010
udu drum

■Diario 2010 per pianoforte a 4 mani (2010)
COMMISSION BY Seo & Kato piano duo
COMPOSED IN:2010
pf for 4 hands
PREMIERE:2010/6/1
Seo & Kato piano duo
■Intermezzo per chitarra (2011)
COMMISSION BY Shin Sasakubo
COMPOSED IN:2011
PREMIERE:2011/6/25
oumigakudou
Shin Sasakubo Solo Recital
■Intermezzo VI (ritratto di Joan Cabanilles )per pianoforte (2011)
COMMISSION BY I Pomeriggi musicali
COMPOSED IN:2011
dedicate to Alfonso Alberti
pf
PREMIERE:2011/6/18
Milano, Dal Verme
■Intermezzo VII after Alfonso Alberti's Ligeti=études per pianoforte (2011)
COMPOSED IN:2011/5
pf

■"Fanfare" for tuba solo (2011)
COMMISSION BY Shinya Hashimoto
COMPOSED IN:2011/10
tb
PREMIERE:2011/11/24
Mon-naka Tenjo Hall
Teion Duo 4th Live
tb: Shinya Hashimoto
■Yoichi Sugiyama=G. Mahler:「Super-Adagietto」 (Intermezzo XIII) for piano
COMMISSION BY Aki Kuroda
COMPOSED IN:2013/10

<Japanese traditional music>

■「BagatelleⅢ(...Visibilium omnium, invisibilium)」 for two Kotos
COMMISSION BY Nanae Yoshimura

PREMIERE:2013/7/9
20-stringed Koto:Yuriko Yoshikawa,Yuriko Sakamoto
■New work for 17 strings-koto
COMMISSION BY Kazue Sawai

PREMIERE:2015/1/9
17 strings-koto:Kazue Sawai

<The others>

■"1923" per flauto dolce, pianoforte, fisarmonica, chitarra e film muto (1996)
COMPOSED IN:1996
recorder/pf/accordion/silent film

<Voice(s)>

■New piece for voice, on Leopardi’s text
COMMISSION BY Maki Ota

PREMIERE:2012/4
Rome / Italy
■Colored glassed Song Book per 5 voci con pianoforte (2010)
COMPOSED IN:2010
5 vocal/pf

<選択なし>

■J.M. Leclair / Sugiyama de "Deuxème Récréation de Musique" (1992)
COMPOSED IN:1992
DURATION:7'

■Capricci per nastro (1999)
COMPOSED IN:1999


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