17 July 2012
Matsui Sakiko To Host [Yomikyou Symphonic Live] TV show
Team K's Matsui Sakiko has been chosen as the host of a new classical music show [Yomikyou Symphonic Live]. It is scheduled to air once a month starting 15th August, 2012 on Nippon Television. The show will follow the Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra (Yomikyou).
On the show, Sakippe will interview conductors and musicians, and also give us some behind-the-scenes footage of training sessions and backstage activities.
Sakippe has a rich background in classical music. Currently studying in the Tokyo College of Music, she has being playing the piano since childhood and even performed Chopin's Revolutionary Etude live at AKB48's Yoyogi Concert. Her solo piano album is planned for later in the year.
Yomikyou Symphonic Live
TV Network: NTV
Schedule: Monthly, 3rd Wednesday of every month
Air Time: Wednesday 26:29 ~ 27:29
Broadcast starts: 15 August 2012
Official Website: http://www.ntv.co.jp/yomikyo/
Host: Matsui Sakiko
This is a great opportunity for Sakippe to showcase her classical music knowledge and is a great way to introduce idol fans into classical music, bridging the gap between the two different genres.