The Hibike! The Euphonium Festival event announced early Saturday the return of Animation of Kyotoit is Sound! Euphonium lively. His Euphonium Season 3 will be about Kumiko’s third year in high school and will air in 2024. Meanwhile, the “Ensemble Concert” arc will receive a “medium-length anime” next year.
The Ensemble Concert arc anime will have both a Blu-ray disc and a theatrical release. The Story Band (represented by actual company band Progressive! Wind Orchestra) is performing summer concerts on August 13 and 14 at Tokyo’s Line Cube in Shibuya. At the moment, it is unknown if there will be a live broadcast for the concerts.
“His Euphonium“: A Beautiful Musical History
Author Ayano Takeda published Kumiko’s story in two light novel volumes. The first volume was released on April 17, 2019, and the second on June 22, 2019. Currently, His Euphonium the novels are available for purchase through Amazon, Yen Press, and Barnes and Nobel.
The story for His Euphonium is described as
In the spring of the high school freshman year, Kumiko, a member of the middle school marching band, visits the high school marching band club. She is accompanied by her classmates Hazuki and Sapphire. There, she crosses paths with Reina, her former middle school classmate. Hazuki and Sapphire decide to join the club, but Kumiko can’t catch up to her min. She recalls her experience with Reina during a college competition.
The first 13 episodes of His Euphonium the anime aired in April 2015. Many praised the anime’s art style and music as one of the heavy hitters of that season. Crunchyroll streamed the anime as it aired, with Ponycan streaming the series on home video. The anime and its popularity later inspired the Hibiki! Euphonium Movie 1 in April 2016. The second season of Sound! Euphonium premiered in October 2016. The same studio, voice cast, and distributor handled the series for Western release. This was later followed by another compilation film in September 2017.
As of now, there is no official release date for the His Euphonium season 3 of anime other than 2023.