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Yoko Kimura

G. Verdi Conservatory of Milan (Italy)
Born in Tokyo (JAPAN) after studying in her hometown the same year she was unanimously admitted to the Masterclass (the two-year specialization course) of M ° Jacque Rouvier at the Conservatoire National de Région de Marseille, in France.

2001 she moved to Italy, studied piano at the "G. Verdi" Conservatory in Milan under the guidance of Maestro V.Balzani where he graduated in September 2003.

From 2009 to 2013 his special interest in modern and contemporary repertoire leads to perfecting with M ° S.Costanzo at IRMus (Scuola civica di milano) thanks to which she meets with several composers such as B. Ferneyhough, F.Nieder, P Jodlowsky and perform their works and in 2009 he obtained the scholarship during the contemporary music festival of the Center Acanthes in Metz in France where the composers like I.Fedele, B.Mantovani and H.Dufour were guests.

She attends Masteclass with clear fame musicians including; J.Paul Sevilla, Gunter Ludwig, Friedrich W Schunurr, Vadim Saharof, R.Remoli, F.Chaplin, P.Bunoit, Giovanni U.Battel, Bruno Canino, Antonio Ballista, Yevgeni Mogirevsky. Winner of numerous national and international competitions .She played in various cities both in Japan and in Italy and abroad (France, Germany, Switzerland, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Norway) In addition to solo activities, chamber music plays intensely the role of pianist accompanist. After the collaboration in the Conservatory G. Verdi of Como from 2011-2014, currently she is Pianist Accompagnatore at the G. Verdi Conservatory of Milan, "G. Nicolini" of Piacenza.