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The Music School for Children, established in 1948, was the starting point for the foundation of the Toho Gakuen School of Music. Today, the importance of early music education has become clearer than ever before. In Japan's postwar history, the Music School for Children was the pioneer in this field. As of April 2001, Toho Gakuen operated 28 music schools for children through out Japan, attended by approximately 2,200 children.

History

1999Toho Gakuen Graduate School of Music established in Toyama
1995Toho Orchestra Academy established in Toyama
1961Toho Gakuen Junior College becomes Toho Gakuen School of Music (four years)
1955Toho Gakuen Junior College of Music established
1955The Music School for Children relocated to Sengawa in Chofu City, Tokyo
1952A co-educational course of music established in Toho High School for Girls
1950Music School Orchestra organized
1948The Music School for Children established in Kudan, Tokyo

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1-41-1 Wakaba-cho,Chofu-shi,Tokyo
182-8510, JAPAN
TEL:03-3307-3036  FAX:03-3307-4115
E-Mail:onkyo-info@tohomusic.ac.jp