News & Events

News & Events

Events Information


The 7th GRIPS International Friendship Concert

We are pleased to inform you that on Monday, May 19, 2014, GRIPS will hold its 7th International Friendship Concert. The purpose of this concert is to provide an opportunity for GRIPS students to get acquainted with Minato residents and thereby promote ties with the local community as well as to enjoy marvelous Italian music. 


The concert features Mr. Takahiro Seki, a well-known pianist and the recipient of the prestigious Order of Merit of the Italian Republic, who will perform Italian piano music. The concert will be followed by a reception. We hope that you will be able to join us on this special occasion.


Theme: Italia: origine della musica

Date and Time: Monday, May 19, 2014

Doors open at 17:00  

Performance starts at 17:30

After-concert reception:  19:15 – 20:00

Venue: GRIPS Soukairou Hall (reception: Room 1ABC), 1st floor Getting to GRIPS

Admission: Free (Application required)

Priority: residents and workers of Minato-ku


Application has been closed. Thank you.


Please note that seating is limited and we may need to hold a lottery to select participants.

Children cannot attend the concert.

We will send a confirmation email around Friday, May 16, to those who have been selected. 

Thank you.



National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Planning Division



Date / Time Monday, May 19, 2014 Doors open at 17:00 Performance starts at 17:30
Venue GRIPS Soukairou Hall
Fee Free (Application required)
Language English and Japanese (simultaneous interpretation provided)

7-22-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-8677

TEL : +81-(0)3-6439-6000     
FAX : +81-(0)3-6439-6010


Print Out