Odawara Children's Choir & Mulberry Choir
The Odawara Children's Choir and the Mulberry Choir is having joint performances every 5 years, and year 2018 is the 55th anniversary of the Odaward Children's Choir, that has been founded in 1963. Past acheivements include 1st prize and best vocalization award in the Prague International Choral Competition Children's Chorus category, 1st prize in the Riva del Garda International Choral Competition Youth equal voices category, Gold prize in the National Competition of the Japan Choral Competition in 1995 and 2015. The Mulberry Choir, which is the choir consisted of the alumni of the Odawara Children's Choir, was founded in 1985. Past achievements include overall 1st prize in the Takarazuka International Chamber Chorus Contest, 1st prize in the Kodaly International Choral Competition Youth category (Hungary), 1st prize in the Arezzo International Choral Competition Folklore category (Italy), multiple Gold prizes in the National Competition of the Japan Choral Competition.