IPO, Maurice Bejart, and the Tokyo Ballet

by Peter Marck, IPO Principal Bassist

The IPO and Zubin Mehta joined up with Maurice Bejart and the Tokyo Ballet for 3 performances of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony at the NHK auditorium. There was some initial confusion on stage, but soon everyone got down to work rehearsing the music and choreography.

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