Okayama Symphony Hall in Kita Ward Area
Okayama Symphony Hall
Located in the Kita Ward area of Okayama, Okayama, Japan, the Okayama Symphony Hall is a beautiful concert hall that is known for its excellent acoustics and stunning architecture. The hall is home to the Okayama Philharmonic Orchestra and hosts a variety of musical performances throughout the year.
The Okayama Symphony Hall is located at 2-3-1 Shimoishii, Kita Ward, Okayama, Okayama Prefecture 700-0973, Japan. The approximate latitude and longitude of the hall are 34.6985° N, 133.9350° E. Visitors can reach the hall by taking the JR Shinkansen to Okayama Station and then transferring to the Okayama City Bus. The hall is a short walk from the Shimoishii bus stop.
About the Hall
The Okayama Symphony Hall was designed by the renowned Japanese architect Arata Isozaki and opened in 1991. The hall has a seating capacity of 1,717 and features a unique circular design that allows for optimal acoustics. The hall is also equipped with state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems.
The Okayama Symphony Hall hosts a variety of musical performances throughout the year, including classical concerts, jazz performances, and pop concerts. Some upcoming performances include:
- Okayama Philharmonic Orchestra - Beethoven's 9th Symphony (May 15, 2022)
- Yoshiki Classical - Yoshiki's Music of the Night (June 10, 2022)
- Utada Hikaru - Laughter in the Dark Tour 2022 (July 2, 2022)
Tickets for performances at the Okayama Symphony Hall can be purchased online through the hall's website or at the box office. Prices vary depending on the performance and seating location.
Visitors to the Okayama Symphony Hall can also enjoy nearby attractions such as the Okayama Castle, Korakuen Garden, and the Okayama Prefectural Museum of Art.