An on-demand stream of a PMF concert, allowing you to experience the atmosphere of the actual performance any time you like!
The PMF Orchestra Concert from the PMF Gala Concert, the culmination of PMF 2017 that attracts much attention, will be streamed as a high-definition video this year. The two-hour, uncut video will be available for three months from September to November and will feature Artistic Director Valery Gergiev and the Japan debut of violinist Daniel Lozakovich! Please enjoy the visuals and sounds of the recording – just as if you were listening to a concert in the hall – anytime, anywhere!
September 1 (Fri), 2017 – November 30 (Thu), 2017
PMF GALA Concert
(July 29 (Sat), 2017/Sapporo Concert Hall Kitara)
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Daniel Lozakovich, violin*
Wagner:"Tannhäuser" Overture (Dresden version)
Bruch:Violin Concerto No. 1 in g minor, Op. 26*
Schubert:Symphony No. 8 in C major, D. 944 "The Great"**
PrimeSeat, a high definition streaming audio service, will stream the PMF Orchestra Concert < Program A > and PMF Mt. Moiwa Concert for free! Enjoy the rare experience of high definition audio, with a sampling rate over 128 times that of a CD!
PMF Orchestra Concert < Program A >
(July 15 (Sat)/16(Sun), 2017/Sapporo Concert Hall Kitara)
Jun Märkl, conductor
Berlioz: "Le corsaire" Overture, Op. 21
Hosokawa: Woven Dreams
Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé (Ballet Music)*
PMF Mt. Moiwa Concert
(July 13 (Thu), 2017/Mt. Moiwa Forest Gallery)
Members of the PMF Orchestra
Hermann:Capriccio No. 1 in d minor for 3 violins, Op. 2
Haydn:String Quartet in F-sharp minor, Op. 50 No. 4
Schumann:String Quartet in F major, Op. 41 No. 2
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・Personal computer (Windows 7, 8.1, 10/Mac OS X 10.8, 10.9, 10.10, 10.11)
How to install/use PrimeSeat
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・HD-compatible headphones or analogue speakers
・Internet connection (with a speed of at least 12Mbps is required)
< Playback >
(1) Connect your USB DAC to compatible headphones or speakers.
(2) Install PrimeSeat software.
(3) Open PrimeSeat, choose "PMF Orchestra Concert" from the drop-down list, and press Play.
< Precautions >
・An internet connection with a speed of at least 12 Mbps is required.
Playback is not possible with slower connections such as ADSL, nor
with mobile phones.
・PrimeSeat is the only software supported.
No other software is supported.
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This audio is non-recordable.
・HD audio will play only through HD-compatible headphones or
Use of any other headphones or speakers will only result in
PrimeSeat, a high definition streaming audio service, will stream the PMF Orchestra Concert <Program A> for free! Enjoy the rare experience of high definition audio, with a sampling rate over 128 times that of a CD!
Enjoy a portion of the Opening Concert, in the beautiful early-summer Sapporo Art Park: the first performance by the PMF 2016 Orchestra!
September 9 (Fri), 2016 - December 8 (Thu), 2016
July 16 (Sat), 2016 14:30 - 15:20
Sapporo Art Park Outdoor Stage
Keitaro Harada, conductor
Members of the PMF Faculty
August 17 (Mon) - Octover 31 (Sat), 2015
June 16 (Thu) - July 31 (Sun), 2016
August 1 (Sat), 2015 Sapporo Concert Hall
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Dmitry Masleev, piano*
Through the cooperation of Internet Initiative Japan (IIJ), a free broadcast of PMF Orchestra Concert < Program B > can now be experienced in high definition (HD) audio! Part of IIJ's cutting-edge experimental broadcasting of high definition DSD 5.6 MHz recordings, this audio features a sampling rate 128-times higher than CD audio. Experience concert-hall presence with HD audio!