The Foundation



To collect, manage and operate funds for School Music Revival project activities.


1. Support Project
(Primary activities)
  • Inspect, repair and help maintain school musical equipment belonging to preschools and primary, middle, and high schools.
(Secondary activitiess)
  • Support the replacement of irreparable musical instruments, a well as local concerts and other children's music activities.
2. The Enlightenment Project
  • Promotion of the Fund's support activities.

The Foundation

Fund Name: Children's Music Revival Fund
Date established: July 20, 2011
Period of operation: July 20, 2011 to July 19, 2014
*Provisionally for a three-year period
Founders' representative: Mitsuru Umemura
(Chairman of the Japan Musical Instruments Association, President and Representative Director of Yamaha Corporation)
Website: "School Music Revival" official Home Page:
*Launched on July 20
Budget: 300 million yen (Support Project only)
Date established: July 20, 2011
Contact: School Music Revival: Children's Music Revival Fund Secretariat
Address: 2-18-21 Sotokanda
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Phone: 022-713-6970 (Inquiries only)

03-3251-7444 (Japan Musical Instruments Association)
Office Hours: 10:00 - 17:30

Japan Musical Instruments Association: Association Overview

The Japan Musical Instruments Association was established to promote coordination, affinity, and cooperation among musical instrument manufacturing, wholesale, and retail corporations, and to contribute to the improvement and development of the musical instrument industry and music culture. The Association has designated June 6 as Musical Instruments Day, and activities sponsored by the Association are always planned for that day.