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Yoshie Kubota (M.M. in Piano Performance)
Over 30 years of teaching experience. Her students have won competitions and awards.
Yoshie Kubota has been teaching private piano lessons since 1984 and she also has taught for group piano lessons for Pace Kinder music and Eurythmics class in NY and NJ. She also have served as judge for Piano grading event.
Yoshie is also a freelance piano accompanist.
Yoshie is a BMTA(Baltiomre Music Teachers Association,Inc.) Executive Board Member since 2008 and 2nd vice president of BMTA since 2010 to present.
A native of Kyoto, Japan, Yoshie Kubota has lived in New York City since 1988. Now she lives in Baltimore,MD since 2006. Ms. Kubota has appeared as a soloist with orchestra in Japan under the batton of well known conductor, Mr. Yutaka Sado
She has appeared on Radio FM Osaka, FM Kochi and performed in major cities in Japan, including Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, Chiba, Kochi and Kyoto.
In the United States she has performed in CA, OH, DC, CT, WV, PA, NJ, MD, NY include at Lincoln Center.
Yoshie received a Master of Music degree in piano performance from the Mannes College of Music (New York City) in 1990. Studied with Grant Johannessen
She also attended the Kusatsu International Summer Music Academy and Festival(Japan), Salzburg Music Festival(Austria) and Nice Summer Music Academy(France). Her teachers include Grant Johannesen, Toshiyuki Fukumoto, Tsugiko Oshibuchi, and Katsuko Fukumoto. Masterclasses with Edith Picht-Axenfeld (Japan), Jaques Rouvier (France). Yoshie is a member of a chamber group"Baltimore Canon"since 2006.
She was an official accompanist and assistant faculty member at International Music Institute and Festival U.S.A. from summer 2006~2010. She worked at TUF(Iceland Young Musicians Festival) as an official piano accompanist for summer 2010, 2011 and 2013.
Yoshie is also a faculty member of the Artist Music Academy since 2010. Her students have received scholarship awards from Artist Music.
Yoshie started to compose her original music since 2006 spring. One of her song "The Eternal Wind" is used in several films include a movie Finding Tonio by MirageProductions in 2008. She composed an official theme song titled"Memories of Tales Runner" for the Game called "Tales Runner" in 2009.
"Yoshie Kubota is a most musical performer, with a capacity to interpret, brilliantly, many styles of music. She comes equipped with a strong technique, a cultivated expression. A lovely person, into the bargain!"---Recommedation by Grant Johannesen: Well-known concert pianist Press reviews: "......salute to Yoshie Kubota, who played a pleasurable lunch-time recital of piano music of Mozart, Schumann and Beethoven...." by Peter G. Davis : New York Magazine (August 15, 1994)