Kyoto Concert Hall

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Kyoto Concert Hall
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General information
Address 1-26 Hangi-chō, Shimogamo, Sakyō-ku
Town or city Kyoto
Country Japan
Coordinates 35°3′0″N 135°46′0″E / 35.05000°N 135.76667°E / 35.05000; 135.76667Coordinates: 35°3′0″N 135°46′0″E / 35.05000°N 135.76667°E / 35.05000; 135.76667
Opened 1995
Cost ¥ 16,700 million
Owner Kyoto City
Technical details
Floor area 3,590 m2
Design and construction
Architect Arata Isozaki
Other designers Nagata Acoustics

Kyoto Concert Hall (京都コンサートホール Kyōto Konsāto Hōlu?) is a concert hall in Sakyō-ku, Kyoto, Japan. It opened in 1995 as part of the 1200th anniversary celebrations of the foundation of Heian-kyō.[1][2] The shoebox-style Main Hall seats 1833 and the Ensemble Hall Murata 500.[2] It is the home of the Kyoto Symphony Orchestra (京都市交響楽団?).[1] Arata Isozaki was the architect, with acoustical design by Nagata Acoustics.[2][3]

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  1. ^ a b "Kyoto Concert Hall - Introduction". Kyoto City music art cultural Promoting Foundation. Retrieved 6 March 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c "Kyoto Concert Hall" (PDF). Nagata Acoustics. Retrieved 6 March 2012. 
  3. ^ "Projects List: 1991-1995". Arata Isozaki & Associates. Retrieved 6 March 2012. 

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