Mito Chamber Orchestra

The Mito Chamber Orchestra (MCO), ATM's exclusive in-house orchestra, was established in 1990 concurrently with the opening of the cultural complex at the behest of ATM's first Director General, the late Hidekazu Yoshida(1913-2012). The group's general director and occasional conductor is the renowned Seiji Ozawa.


The Mito Chamber Orchestra carries out various programs to bring local people into closer familiarity with music, such as public rehearsal for students and an assortment of seminars.

Corporate Support

  • [Supported by]
  • [Cooperation]
  • [Sponsorship]
  • The Ibaraki Shimbun Co., Ltd.
  • The Mito Chamber of Commerce and Industry