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Makiko Sada - Piano Recital

Wed May 22nd 2013, 1:10–2:00 pm ◀ This event has finished
St. Sepulchre, the Musicians Church, Holborn Viaduct, London EC1A 2DQ


Mozart : Fantasy in C minor K.475
Schumann : Allegro Op.8
Chopin Waltz in A-flat major, op.69-1
Chopin Waltz in e minor, Op.posth
Chopin : Scherzo No.2 in B-flat minor, Op.31

Artist info:- 

Makiko Sada

Makiko Sada was born in Japan. She began studies with Noriko Yodogawa at the age of 4 and won the First prize at the Nishinihon PTNA Piano Competition in 1990 at the age of 8.

Makiko completed the Bachelors Degree at Kunitachi College of Music in Tokyo and the Postgraduate of Diploma at the Royal Academy of Music in London where she studied piano with Kathryn Stott, Pascal Nemirovski and Hamish Milne and chamber music with Ian Brown.

She was awarded one of the highest Distinctions in her Final Recital at Royal Academy of Music, and won the prize of "Dorothy Bryant Awards". Among her awards has given the 2nd Prize in TIAA All Japan Classical Music Competition and the 2nd Prize in Fukuoka International Music Festival.

Makiko has taken part in many International music festivals and performed in concerts including the International Evian Academy (France), International Keyboard Institute and Festival (New York), North London Piano School (London), International Summer Chopin Academy (Warsaw), and in 2008 and 2009 she has got a scholarship for the Banff Music Summer Festival (Canada). She participated in master classes with such distinguished artists as with Christopher Elton, Anton Kuerti, Julian Martin, Robart McDonald, Hamish Milne, John Perry, Fou Tsong, Dr.Arbo Valdoma and Mikimoto Sumiko.

She is currently based in Japan and has performed both solo recitals and chamber music concerts in various venue in France, Italy,Japan, Spain and U.K.

She was invited by the Government of Castilla and Leon and had a concert tour with Duo Alfageme in Spain and Japan in 2010.  Recently Makiko performed for a fund-raising event organized by the West Japan Music Society in her home-town of Fukuoka for victims of the earthquake and tsunami that devastated Japan.

The concert to-day has been organised for Makiko by Anglo-Japanese Society of Wessec

Venue: St. Sepulchre, the Musicians Church

St. Sepulchre, The Musicans Church

Photographs of St Sepulchre at the Flickr website


St Sepulchre-without-Newgate, also known as the Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Holborn), is an Anglican church in the City of London. It is located on Holborn Viaduct, almost opposite the Old Bailey. In medieval times it stood just outside ("without") the now-demolished old city wall, near the Newgate. It has been a living of St John's College, Oxford, since 1622.

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