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Interviews & Reportages 

 

 

●International Music Festivals / Competitions / Concerts

 

2013

-National Conference of League of Orchestras (June, St.Louis)

-Van Cliburn International Piano Competition vol.1- (Preliminary-Final/May-June, Texas)

-Queen Elisabeth International Competition vol.1, 2, 3 (Semi Final/May, Brussels)

-Why Music Is Supported By Communities In US? vol.1-10 (May)

 

2012

-The International Fundraising Congress vol.1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 (Oct, Netherlands)

-Beethoven Festival (Oct. Bonn)

-Cremona Pianoforte Conference(Sept. Cremona)

-Eppan International Piano Academy (Sept. Eppan)

-The Leeds International Piano Competition vol.1-22 (Aug-Sept.Leeds)

-NY International Keyboard Institute & Festival (July, NY)

-Curtis Summer Institute (July, Philadelphia)

-Tanglewood Fetsival, BUTI program, TMC (July, Tanglewood)

-Aspen Music Festival, Aspen school vol.1, vol.2 (July, Aspen)

-Ravinia Music Festival vol.1, vol.2 (July, Ravinia)

-Gina Bachauer International Piano Competition vol.1-vol.8 (June, Salt Lake city)

-Aloha International Piano Festival (June, Honolulu)

-Current Trends in Junior International Competitions (May)

-International Piano Academy Como Concert (May, Lugano)

-Dresden Music Fetstival (May, Dresden)

-Queen Elisabeth Music Competition vol.1-7 (May, Brussels)

-Music Departments of Universities (March, US) vol.1/vol.2/vol.3/vol.4

-MTNA National Conference, MTNA-PTNA crosstalk (March, NY)

 

2011

-International Festival of Classical Music with masterclass & competition vol.1, vol.2

 (November, Malaysia)

-FACP Federation for Asian Cultural Promotion Conference vol.1 vol.2, vol.3(November, Manila) 

-Hong Kong International Piano Competition vol.1-4 (October, Hong Kong)

-Lucerne Festival (August, Switzerland)

-Bregenz Festival (August, Austria)

-Paderewski Piano Academy (August, Poland)

-Music Fest Perugia (August, Italy)

-Mozarteum International Academy (July, Austria)

-Musica Mundi Chamber Music Festival & Course (July, Belgium)

-Como International Piano Academy (Italy)

-History and Current Trends in International Competitions (May)

-Charity Concert for Evacuees (May)

-Tchaikovsky International Competition Pre-report ('Monthly Chopin')

-Charity Concert for the victims of earthquake (March, Brussels/'Monthly Chopin')

-International Liszt Competition (April, Utrecht/ 'Weekly Shincho'(comment), 'Our Music','Monthly Chopin')

-Charity Concert for the victims of earthquake (March, Paris)

-Ars Musica (*March,Belgium)

-International Liszt Competition for youth (February, Weimar)

-International Mozart Music Competition (February, Salzburg)

 

2010

-Queen Elisabeth Competition Patrons' Tour Report (December, Tokyo)

-The Grand Reception for Chopin's 200th anniversary (December, Tokyo)

-Chopin International Piano Competition (October, Warsaw)

-PTNA Piano Festival - Haydn and Mozart (August, Tokyo)

-Salzburg Festival (August, Salzburg)

-International Music Festival Chopin and His Europe (August, Warsaw)

-International Music Festival (July, Naleczów, Poland)

-PTNA Piano Competition, twitter project (August, Tokyo/ Monthly "Bravo")

-Queen Elisabeth Music Competition (May, Brussels)

-La Folle Journée au Japon "l'universe de Chopin" Aria Concert final report (May,Tokyo)

-La Folle Journée au Japon "l'universe de Chopin" Aria Concert daily report (April, Tokyo)

 

2009

-George Enescu International Music Festival (Sept, Bucharest)

-Klara International Music Festival (Sept, Brussels)

-Lille Piano(s) Festival (June, Lille)

-MTNA National Conference (March, Atlanta)

-La Roque d’Anthéron International Piano Festival (Aug 2008/France)

-Fete de la Musique(June 2008 / Paris)

 

 

●Artists Interviews

 

-Aki Kuroda, a pianist connecting Tokyo and Milano (Oct. 2012)

-Jon Nakamatsu talks about music education, life in Stanford and his unique career

-Akiko Suwanai, early success in competitions and liberal arts study afterward

-Shohei Sekimoto, after 3 years of study in NY (March, 2012)

-Rintaro Akamatsu talks and plays Piazzolla (March, 2012)

-Robert Levin talks about Mozart's piano and period instruments (February 2011/Salzburg)

-Michie Koyama, as prize winner and jury of Chopin Piano Competition (October 2010/Warsaw)

-Andrzej Jasinski talks about Chopin's Mazurka (October 2010/Warsaw)

-Festival report & interview with Robert Levin (August 2010)

-Composer Jean-Luc Fafchamps and a variety of interpretations he met (May 2010)

-Marin Alsop conducts at Queen Elisabeth Competition (May 2010)

-Nicolas Bacri talks about poesy in music (*2010)

-Severin von Eckardstein played with NHK symphony orchestra (Apr.2010/ Monthly "Chopin")

-Severin von Eckardstein brings new discoveries in music (Jan.2010/ To-On online)

-Bruno Rigutto talks about Samson François (June.2008/ Monthly "Chopin")

-David Fray & Romain Descharmes, after five years (Apr.2008/ Monthly "Chopin")

 

 

●Music Education for talents / children

 

-Round table interview at Institute of Music Physiology and Musicians' Medicine Hanover

-Shinichi Furuya at Institute of Music Physiology and Musicians' Medicine(Oct.2012)

-Miwa Hoyano, as an official Korrepetitor at University of Music, Hanover(Oct.,2012)

-Interview with Yuhi Ozaki & Keina Sato in Hanover (Oct, 2012)

-Special Booklet "A Life With An Acoustic Piano" (April, 2012)

-Interview with Keina Sato, 2nd prize winner of Hong Kong International Piano Competition (Oct.2011)

-2011 & 2010 PTNA Grand Prize Winners' Interview (August 2011, Japan)

-Analyse for Performers (July 2011, 'Our Music' vol.294, special article 20p)

-What about student's judges in PTNA Piano Competition? (July 2011, 'Monthly Chopin') 

-Yasuko Fukuda Prize winners' performances abroad (Tomoki Sakata & Fuyuko Nakamura: "Musical Kremlin" Festival, Motohiro Sato: Intensive Piano Course in Paris, March-April 2011)

-Music education for young talents (intv: Fanny Waterman, Dominique Merlet, Daejin Kim/ *2010)

-2010 & 2009 PTNA Grand prize winners' dialogue (August 2010/ Japan)

-Yasuko Fukuda Prize winners' performances abroad (Tomoki Sakata: Liszt International Junior Masterclass, Utrecht / Natsumi Kuboyama: Fabbri Concert Series, NY / Yurika Kimura: Recitals, Vancouver / Akane Ikuma: Aroha International Piano Festival, Hawaii)

-PTNA grandprix 2009 in Paris (Mizuho Nakada/ July 2010, monthly journal "Chopin")

-Analyse, that combines musical knowledge and sensation 1,2 (intv: Claude Ledoux/Aug.2009)

-Education Musicale en France 1,2 (intv.Benoit Menut/ monthly journal "Musica Nova"/Sept.-Oct. 2009)

-Education Musicale en France 1,2,3 (intv.Pierre Chépélov/PTNA online journal/ May 2009)

-Concert en famille à Orchestre de Paris (quarterly journal "Piano Stage"/June.2009)

-PTNA grandprix 2008 in Paris & Bologna (Keina Sato/ PTNA online journal/Feb.2009)

-Concerts en famille à Orchetre de Paris. projet Boulez Les Siecles (PTNA online journal/Jan.2009)

-How child's brain works at the first contact with music? (intv.Ihoko Kurokawa/Nov.2008)

-Concert en famille à Orchetre de Paris, musique russe (July 2008)

-Concert en famille à Cite de la musique (June 2008)

-Music Education in France (PTNA online journal series/June 2008- )

-PTNA grandprix 2007 in Bologna (Yuhi Ozaki/ quarterly journal "Our Music"/Apr.2008)

 

 

●Editing & Introduction of New Scores / Education materials

 

-Piano pieces(Editions Lemoine) *Musse

-Education materials for solfege  (Editions Lemoine)

-Livre disques (Didier Jeunesse)

 

 

●Website Management / Publications / Translations

 

-PTNA English website (weekly)

-PTNA English Newsletter (Annualy)

-Translations (Artists' profiles, documents, etc)