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
Bank deposits ¥3,650 million
8,000,000 shares of ROHM CO., LTD. Stock (Market capitalization ¥55,200 million)
3. pecified assets
Bank deposits ¥2,331 million
Million yen, rounded down to the nearest million yen <as of March 31, 2019>
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 FY2019 (EST.)
(Unit: ¥1,000)
Details Number of time and events
Project expenditure (A) 13,709,168
1. Development of music culture ~ Education of musicians ~ 9,256,159

scholarships   2,861,819
Holding Rohm Music Foundation Scholarship Concerts 22 times 76,885
Overseas Music Research Support   539,900
Holding Rohm Music Foundation Music Seminars 28 times 814,130
Holding Rohm Music Seminar 1 time 25,000
Holding Kyoto International Music Students Festival 27 times 1,736,481
Sponsoring for "Seiji Ozawa Music Academy" 47 times 3,201,941
2. Promotion of music culture ~Expansion of audiences~ 4,453,008
  Holding of Rohm Music Festival 4 times 414,680
Holding Rohm Music Foundation Friends Concert 2 times 35,456
Implementing the Project in Music Salon in ROHM Theatre Kyoto 224,043
Financial Support for Music Activities 2,209 activities 1,848,524
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 24 activities 378,000
Financial Support for the Kobaken World Concert of Japan Philharmonic Orchestra 32 activities 131,250
Financial support for Japan Philharmonic Orchestra Summer Family Concert, Education Program 7 activities 99,340
Publication of Music Information: Rohm Classic Science on Media 14 activities 198,451
Release of ROHM Music Foundation CD reproduction series from SP records and explanatory DVDs 6 activities 221,227
Others 149,822
Administrative and other expenditures (B) 1,623,044
Total (A) + (B) 15,332,212

Thousand yen, rounded down to the nearest thousand yen.

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