Toyota City Boys & Girls Choir Youth
Started as a public youth choir, a very rare concept in Japan, to be the "Music ambassador of the Toyota citizens" in August 1977. Having a motto of being a "Symbol of the bright, fun, and heart-touching citizens' cultural activity" with 2nd grade elementary school students to university students, they are holing regular concerts and participating in prefectural festivals, concerts and events. Also, they are passionate about international exchange activity, and expanding their activity through jonit performance with choirs from abroad. They have received the Aichi prefecture Art and Culture encouragement award in 2001, and the Gold prize (Mayor of Hyogo prefecture award) in 2015, Silver prize in 2014, 2016 and 2017 at the Takarazuka International Chamber Chorus Contest.