In the nick of time and with extensive COVID-19 precautions in place, the Vienna Philharmonic (VPO) and Suntory Hall continued their annual tradition of holding a concert tour in Japan, which the hall has organized since 1999.

During a year in which most international performances have been canceled or postponed due to travel restrictions and concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic, the VPO’s Japan tour took a considerable amount of effort to achieve.

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