Riccardo Muti Italian Opera Academy in Tokyo

Reservation for listener (student)

Reservation Period:January 23 [Mon.] - March 3 [Fri.], 2023※Application period extended.

The Riccardo Muti Italian Opera Academy in Tokyo 2023 will focus on Giuseppe Verdi’s opera “Un ballo in maschera”.
Maestro Muti will teach young conductors auditioned by himself, and also conduct the Tokyo-HARUSAI Festival Orchestra during each stage of the preparation process.
The great opportunity to follow the full period of the Academy; including Maestro Muti presents “Un ballo in maschera” and rehearsals with singers and orchestra.
It is possible to participate as a listener(student).
Please check detail time schedule on our Website. The schedule will be changed at any time for technical reasons or circumstances beyond our control.


    • Age under 30 years (as of April 1st, 2023).
    • Currently attending music school, collage, university, conservatory, or having diploma released by those or equivalent certification for titles not obtained in Japan.
    • Attending Maestro’s presentation, all rehearsals, GP and the concert on April 1st scheduled in 2023.

※If you do not live in Japan, please check the latest information about restrictions on overseas travel and entry-exit by yourself before you leave.


23,500 JPY for the entire period

※The fee of simultaneous interpretation receiver is not included. If you need the receiver, please write it down on the reservation sheet.

 ※The concert on April 1st “Riccardo Muti Introduces the Young Musicians Selected for the Italian Opera Academy in Tokyo” is INCLUDED in the participation fee.

The concerts on March 28th and 30th conducted by Riccardo Muti are NOT INCLUDED in the participation fee, but the listeners(students) can buy reduced ticket.

 ※Any travel, as well as boarding and lodging costs, will be entirely at each participant’s own expense.
 ※We confirm your reservation with a bank transfer of the participation fee or receiving the confirmation email from us. We send email about the bank transfer after we check your reservation form.


Before you reserve your ticket of Spring Festival in Tokyo 2023, please make sure to read through and understand the “Coronavirus Prevention Measures and Visitor Rules”.

The reservation form must be filled in using the attached form and sent via e-mail to:.
The subject of the e-mail must contain the terms “Academy Reservation: listener”.

In addition to the filled-in form, you need to send:

  • Application Form
  • copy of a regular ID that certifies your age (passport for non-Japan citizens)


Any clarification or information can be requested to the following e-mail address:
Spring Festival in Tokyo
Italian Opera Academy in Tokyo

Last update:20230123

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