Information about the Foundation


Our foundation aims to contribute to the dissemination and development of the Japanese musical culture through the implementation of and financial support for music activities, and the provision of scholarships for music students.

Outline of the Foundation

1. Date of establishment/ February 19,1991
2. Basic assets
Public and corporate bonds and Bank deposits ¥3,650 million
8,000,000 shares of ROHM CO., LTD. Stock (Market capitalization ¥37,920 million)
3. Reserve for expanding music activities support
Public and corporate bonds and Bank deposits ¥113 million
4. Reserve for the foundation's anniversary event
Public and corporate bonds and Bank deposits ¥980 million
Million yen, rounded down to the nearest million yen <As of Mar. 31, 2016>
Rohm Music Foundation was authorized to transfer to a public interest incorporated foundation by the Prime Minister on September 1, 2010.

Accumulated total of project, administrative and other expenditures from FY1990 (foundation) to FY2016 (EST.)
(Unit: ¥1,000)
Details Number of times, events and participants Amount
Project expenditure (A) 10,609,194
1. Development of music culture ~ Education of musicians ~ 7,119,632

scholarships scholarship students: 429 students 2,518,857
Holding Rohm Music Foundation Scholarship Concerts 12 concerts 27,119
Overseas Music Research Support Overseas Music Research students: 64 students 539,900
Holding Rohm Music Foundation Music Seminars 25 seminars Total 450 attendances 702,433
Holding Kyoto International Music Students Festival 24 festivals Total 2,700 student performers 1,405,525
Sponsoring for "Seiji Ozawa Music Academy" 29 concerts Total 1,344 academy members 1,925,796
2. Promotion of music culture ~Expansion of audiences~ 3,489,561
  Holding of Rohm Music Festival 1 festival 95,000
Holding Rohm Music Foundation Friends Concert 2 concerts 35,456
Implementing the project in Music Salon in ROHM Theatre Kyoto 48,480
Financial Support for Music Activities 1,944 activities 1,684,533
Financial support for orchestra concerts and CD release 63 activities 423,475
Financial Support for CD Release of Foreign Orchestra Performance by Japanese Conductor 5 activities 139,407
Financial support for concerts featuring works by Japanese composers 18 activities 72,700
Financial support for concerts to support the earthquake-affected areas 27 activities 116,629
Financial Support for New National Theatre’s Opera Appreciation Class for High School Students 18 activities 279,000
Financial Support for the Kobaken World Concert of Japan Philharmonic Orchestra 22 activities 89,250
Financial support for Japanphil. Summer Family Concert 1 activity 23,000
Publication of Music Information: Rohm Classic Science on Media 11 activities 170,479
Release of ROHM Music Foundation CD reproduction series from SP records and explanatory DVDs 6 activities 221,227
Others 90,922
Administrative and other expenditures (B) 1,437,434
Total (A) + (B) 12,046,628

Thousand yen, rounded down to the nearest thousand yen.

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