VIOLINIST RYU GOTO CANCELS PERFORMANCE WITH PPO DUE TO COVID-19

March 03, 2020

PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT
March 3, 2020

THE Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra regretfully announces that Japanese violinist Ryu Goto will not be performing with the CCP resident orchestra company for its March 13 series concert.

Due to the corona virus outbreak, Mr. Goto has decided to postpone all his performances in Asia.  According to his manager, Ms. Setsu Goto, they received an announcement from their government to cancel events that draw big crowds such as parties, gatherings and concerts.

As of this announcement, Maestro Yoshikazu Fukumura, the PPO music director, is currently looking for a replacement for the featured guest soloist for this March series concert.

“We will inform you of the changes as soon as we get confirmation from Maestro Fukumura and the soloist,” said PPO orchestra director Eugene De Los Santos DMA.

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