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Anglo-Japanese Society of Wessex

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Violin recital by Chihiro Ono

Wed Oct 6th 2010, 12:15 pm ◀ This event has finished
St Dunstan-in-the-West, 186a Fleet St, London, EC4A 2HR


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Chihiro Ono

Born in Japan, Chihiro Ono started her musical journey when she was four years old, on the piano. After picking up the violin two years later, she went on to study with Kenji Kobayashi at the Toho School of Music in Tokyo. Equally proficient on the viola as on the violin, it was on the viola that she played in her first string quartet, with opportunities such as to play for Seiji Ozawa and the Juilliard String Quartet. In 2000 she moved to London to study with Yfrah Neaman at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Since then she has also studied with Simon Fischer, Susie Meszaros, Susanne Stanzeleit, Krysia Osostowicz, Levon Chilingirian and Itzhak Rashkovsky. She obtained her Master's degree from the Royal College of Music with distinction in 2007. Since moving to London she has played in many prestigious british venues and festivals, such as Wigmore Hall, St Martin's in the Fields, St John's Smith Square, St James' Piccadilly, London Contemporary Music Festival, BMIC music series, Lake District Summer Music, as well as appearing on BBC Radio 3. She has worked with many established groups and musicians, such as the Primrose Piano Quartet, the Ensemble Modern, Julian Jacobson, Levon Chilingirian, Krysia Osostowicz... She also regularly attends the Open Chamber Music at IMS Prussia Cove.

Venue: St Dunstan-in-the-West

Pictures of St Dunstan-in-the-West at the Flickr website

The church of St. Dunstan in the West dates back to circa 1070 AD, and the present building was completed in the early 19th century.

The nearest tube stations are Chancery Lane (Central line) and Temple (Circle and District line).

For more information, visit the church's website.


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