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Musicity x Sculpture in the City

17th July 2018 

 

Midori has written a new piece for Undershaft in the City of London, commissioned by Musicity x Sculpture in the City.

 

From 21st July, Midori's piece Full as Deep will be installed at Undershaft, next to Nancy Rubins' sculpture, Crocodylius Philodendrus. 

 

Midori will be performing as part of the launch event on Saturday 21st July at Undershaft, as part of Whitechapel Gallery's night festival, Nocturnal Creatures

 

 


BBC Radio 3

3rd July 2018 

 

Midori's latest work, 'Tranquility' has been broadcast on BBC Radio 3 Late Junction. 

 

The programme is available on BBC iPlayer until 2nd August 2018. 

 

Listen here


New Release

11th June 2018 

 

Midori's new works, Song of Koki-riko and Tranquility have been released as part of Nonclassical's compilation EP Outside the Lines #2. 


TV Broadcast in Japan

12th May 2018, 23:30~0:00 

Enter the Music, BS Japan 

 

Midori will appear as guest on the weekly TV programme 'Enter the Music' talking about Delius and his contemporaries in Britain. 

The show also includes her performance of works by Delius and Vaughan Williams. 

 

With presenters:

Sachio Fujioka (conductor) and Miki Handa (TV Tokyo presenter)


BBC Radio 3 'Night Blossoms'

23rd ~28th April 2017 

 

Midori worked with BBC Radio 3 on the Japanese music season Night Blossoms. 

Programme: Music Matters on 23rd & 28th April 2018 

Listen online

Midori joined Tom Service in Japan, introducing pioneers in various aspects of Japanese music. 

 

Programme: Music Planet on 27th April 2018 

Listen online

With the Reigakusha Ensemble, specialists in Japanese court music (Gagaku)


New Book in Japan

November 2017

Midori's first book, a Japanese translation of 'Delius as I knew him'(Eric Fenby, 1936) has been published by Artes Publishing Japan.

See Information on Artes Publishing Website (JP)

 

In collaboration with Artes Publishing, Midori launched the 'Delius Project' this Autumn, involving series of events, publication and CD releases to disseminate the works of Frederick Delius in Japan.

 

As part of the Delius Project, two Albums have been released:

 

The Walk to the Paradise Garden (Warner Music Japan)

Colours of the Heart (Japanese version of Midori's 1st Album, re-released by Naxos Japan)

 

The Delius Project continues with series of events in Tokyo throughout this Season.

 


Warp & Weft on British Airways

2nd June 2017

 

Midori's new album, 'Warp & Weft' will be featured on British Airways in-flight Entertainment from July 2017.

 

Midori's interview with BA in-flight Magzine, 'Highlife', will be included in the July Issue.

 

Further Details on British Airways Website

 


New Album: 'Warp & Weft'

22nd May 2017

 

Midori's new album, 'Warp & Weft' is out now on EM Records.

 

Rawsthorne's 'Theme and Variations' from this album has been broadcast on BBC Radio 3 (Listen from 55:00):

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08r3147

 


NHK TV Broadcast

28th April 2017

 

NHK 'World Watching' programme featured Midori's activities in the UK, focusing on her projects over the past year that have aimed to introduce UK and Japanese music to the audience in both countries.

 

 


Studio 18 (Japan)

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