Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Studying baroque for vocal students at Gallery Opera Labo


Summer Concert


The summer concert for Makiko Karitani students of Opera Labo was a presentation of there musical studies in voice.

Baroque is reknown for it melodic harmony it is beautiful to listen too and is often accompanied with the harpsichord played here at this concert by Akari Sawa. 

The style of music known as Baroque came after the Renaissance and finished before the neo classical period and it mainly blossomed in Europe for around one hundred and fifty years between 1600 - 1750.



Harpsichord


Omomuki Paintings Peter Davidson


Friday, 16 March 2018

Gallery Operalabo Lautrec Lecture Concert


Gallery Operlabo has just completed it early spring concert with the Lautrec Lecture Concert. With Art Historian Koji Mori giving the lecture on Lautrec accompanied by
 Eiko Ohara, 
  Masami Koga, Yoko Kobayashi, Kayoko Matsukawa, Yumiko Miwa, keiko Yoshida and on 
Piano  Ayu Yamamoto.



Many thanks to all who lectured and performed as well as a special thank you for the supporters who attended the concert plus the support workers who served cake and tea, all these big and little efforts make for a successful concert.







Monday, 8 January 2018

New Years Concert 2018


Opera Labo Saprano Makiko Karitani with Mariko Komori - Koto player 



The Students from Opera Labo put on there New Year Concert for 2018
it was a very good performance from all them this was also held in tandem with the international exhibition by artists from Singapore, New Zealand and Australia 




Artists on show from the international exhibition Shelley Cowper, Melissa Nolan McDougal, Lynn Norton, Sally Douglas, Cynthia Ellis, Chelle Bourne, Connie Petrillo, Jennifer Lim and Chihoko Yamauchi(Glass).


Mariko Komori