Min-On has reached many remarkable milestones in its 55-year history:
Min-On Concert Association founded.
First Min-On Subscription Concert held.
First Citizens Concert held in Tokyo.
Min-On incorporated as foundation authorized by the Japanese Ministry of Education.
Monthly magazine “Min-On” published.
First Min-On Music Competition for Vocalists held (Forerunner of the Tokyo International Music Competition).
First installment of the World Ballet Series Novosibirsk Ballet invited.
First exchange with Jeunesses Musicales de France (JMF); Cecile Ousset Piano Recital.
First Min-On Music Competition for Conducting held.
First Min-On Contemporary Music Festival held.
Orquesta Jose Basso invited in the first installment of the Min-On Tango Series.
First installment of the Asian Folk Dance and Song Series started.
First School Concert held in Hokkaido.
Min-On makes first presentation of phonographic records to an elementary school.
Bayerische Staatsoper München invited.
The Min-On Music Library established.
Min-On Music Competition for Chamber Ensembles initiated.
First Min-On Italian Music Festival held.
Min-On dispatches first team to research music and dance of the Silk Road.
First installment of A Musical Voyage along the Silk Road series held.
Wiener Staatsoper invited to make Japan debut.
Teatro alla Scala invited to make Japan debut.
Min-On produces independent opera, Le Nozze di Figaro.
First installment of A Musical Voyage along the Marine Road series held.
The Royal Opera invited.
Min-On receives Japanese Foreign Ministry Commendation.
Franco-Japanese Contemporary Music Festival held in Paris.
First Tokyo International Choreography Competition held.
Oper der Stadt Köln invited.
Min-On receives Special Certificate of Merit from Bulgarian Ministry of Culture.
Min-On Culture Center inaugurated. Min-On International Award for Arts established. Presented to John Neumeier of the Hamburg Ballet.
First installment of A Musical Voyage across Africa.
First Min-On Symposium “Asia Now” held.
Min-On receives the Order of Cultural Merit from the Polish Ministry of Culture.
Min-On Music Library renamed Min-On Music Museum following an official designation as a music museum by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Board of Education.
Min-On Music Museum opened.
Min-On Music Museum Western Japan Branch inaugurated.
Min-On Concert Association newly recognized as a General Incorporated Foundation.
Min-On has established the Min-On Music Research Institute.
Min-On has launched Min-On Global Music Network.