Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra

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Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra
東京フィルハーモニー交響楽団
Orchestra
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Founded1911
Websitewww.tpo.or.jp

The Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra (東京フィルハーモニー交響楽団, Tōkyō Firuhāmonī Kōkyō Gakudan) is recognized as the oldest symphony orchestra in Japan,[1] having been founded in Nagoya in 1911. It relocated to Tokyo in 1938 and has some 166 members as of 2005.

The orchestra plays frequently at Tokyo Opera City in Shinjuku, Orchard Hall, part of the Bunkamura (文化村) shopping and entertainment complex in Shibuya, and Suntory Hall in Akasaka, Tokyo.[2]

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