Yukiko Fujimura, Guest Piano Recital

Rondo in A minor, K. 511​​​​Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Sonata No. 13 in B-flat Major, K. 333

I. Allegro

II. Andante cantabile

III. Allegretto grazioso

In the Mists​​​​​​Leoš Janáček (1854-1928)

I. Andante

II. Molto adagio

III. Andantino

IV. Presto

 Etude in C-sharp Minor, Op. 2, No. 1​​​Alexander Scriabin (1872-1915)

Etude in D-sharp Minor, Op. 8, No. 12

 

Yukiko Fujimura

 A native of Kanagawa, Japan, pianist Yukiko Fujimura actively plays recitals of solo and chamber music, as well as concerti with orchestra. 

 Fujimura holds a Doctorate in piano performance from Ball State University where she studied with Ray Kilburn. She has also participated in masterclasses with celebrated pianists Noel Flores, Pavel Gililov, Ian Hobson, and Dina Yoffe. During her academic career, Fujimura recorded a two-CD set of Samuel Barber’s Complete Works for Solo Piano, the first recording to include the composer’s recently published early works.

 The recipient of numerous awards and honors, Fujimura was named prize winner of Stanislaw Moniuszko International Competition of Slavic Music, the Yokosuka International Piano Competition, the Music Teachers National Association Young Artist Performance competition in Wisconsin, Schubert Club Competition, and Ball State University Graduate Concerto Competition.

 Fujimura is currently an Assistant Professor of Music at Union College in Barbourville, KY. Dedicated to community outreach and cultural development, she has founded Union College Community Piano Initiative which provides piano lessons tounderserved youth in Appalachian Kentucky. Fujimura is an active member of Music Teachers National Association. She has presented at national as well as regional conferences and serves on the board of Kentucky Music Teachers Association.

Saturday, October 1 at 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Music Building, Recital Hall
550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Event Type

Concerts, Exhibits and Performances

Topic

Arts and Culture, Music and Concerts

Target Audience

Students, Faculty and Staff, Alumni, General Public, Prospective Students

Website

https://www.niu.edu/music/performance...

Cost

$5/adult, $3/student with ID, NIU Students are free with ID

Department
School of Music
Contact Name

Tina Zemzemi

Contact Email or Phone

tzemzemi@niu.edu

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