Friends of ISS Junna Iwasaki Classic Piano Charity Concert
The International Secondary School(ISS) Annual Fundraiser is proud to present the renowned concert pianist, Ms. Junna Iwasaki. Proceeds will be used to support our programs for our students at ISS.
Chopin Etude op.10-5
Chopin Ballade No.1 op.23
Junna Iwasaki, born in Japan, graduated from Tokyo University of the Arts with BA degree and continued her study at the University for music and performing arts in Vienna majoring in Piano performance (Universitaet fuer Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien
Klavier Konzertfach), from where she graduated with BM degree with highest honor. She is continuously studying at the Master of Music degree course (Magister Studium) at the University.
As Miss Iwasaki was pursuing her career in Europe she received numerous prizes at international piano competitions. This includes, in 2010, she received Diploma award at the 16th International Chopin Competition at Warsaw. Martha Argerich, Jury of the competition gave her a special praise on her performance, and also the same comment was made at the media interview.
In 2011, she was invited to perform in the concert commemorating the 200th anniversary of Franz Liszt’s birth at the Musikverein in Vienna.
In 2012, she was chosen as a Chanel Pygmalion days Artist.
She was invited to perform with Central Aichi Symphony Orchestra,Nagoya Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Keiko Mitsuhashi, Kanagawa Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Shigeo Genda and Kanagawa Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Tomomi Nishimoto.
Also in the same year, she toured with violinist Sergey Malov throughout Japan.
She is one of the most promising young pianists in Japan who is also seeking her concert artist career overseas. She has already given recitals at various cities in Europe including Vienna, Salzburg, Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Warsaw, Antwerp, and Frankfurt.
Official Website http://www.junnaiwasaki.com/
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM JST
General Seating ¥4,000
On sale until May 31, 2016, 6:30:00 PM
- Venue Address
- 5-18-1 Higashiooi, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo Japan
1 minute from Oimachi station (JR Keihintohoku line, Tokyu Ooimachiline, Rinkai line)