Japanese conductor Mitiesi Inoue will give a concert in North Korea

The program of his concert to be held in Pyongyang on Friday, included the Ninth Symphony by Ludwig van Beethoven.

 On the eve of the maestro has visited North Korea concert venue - the National Theatre, built military builders in the elite district in the center of Pyongyang and contained two thousand spectators.

Maestro second arrived in the capital of North Korea at the invitation of the State Symphony Orchestra.

He went to the North Korean capital, despite the tensions between Pyongyang and Tokyo held after February 12 third nuclear test by North Korea. Diplomatic relations and economic ties between the countries  are absent.

Mitiesi Inoue is the artistic director of Chamber Orchestra of Kanazawa (Ishikawa center) and president of the Dmitri Shostakovich Foundation in Japan.