Makiko Hirata Resume

EDUCATION

2006-current    The Colburn School, Artist Diploma Program with John Perry

1998-2000      New York University, MA with Miyoko Nakaya-Lotto

1993-1997      Manhattan School of Music, BM with Sara Davis Buechner

1989-1993      The Juilliard School, Pre-College Division

 

 

POSITIONS

2008 – current   The Colburn School, teaching assistant to John Perry

2000-2007       The Juilliard School, staff accompanist

2003-2006       Nara International Summer Academy, Japan, teaching assistant

2000-2001       New York University Music Theory Department, Adjunct Instructor

1996-2001       Jupiter Symphony Orchestra, NYC, staff pianist

1998-2000       New York University Piano Department, Adjunct Instructor

 

 

PERFORMANCES WITH ORCHESTRA

2007               Gijon Symphony Orchestra, Spain

2006               Romanian Symphony Orchestra, Arad, U. S. tour

2002-2004       Polish Philharmonic Resovia, U.S. tours and concerts in Poland

2001-2003       Pecs Hungarian Symphony, U.S. tours and concerts in Hungary.

1998-2001       Jupiter Symphony Orchestra, New York City

           

 

SOLO RECITALS

2001-present   Series “International Bridges”, Yokohama, Japan

2001-present   Series “Kasuya no Mori Museum Presents”, Kanagawa, Japan

2007-present   Series “Half Time”, Yokohama, Japan

2007-present    Colburn School Recital Series, Los Angeles, CA

2007                “The Previews” Concert Series, Manhattan Beach, CA

2006                Yamaha Artists Services Salon Concert Series, New York City

 

 

CHAMBER MUSIC HIGHLIGHTS

2008                Sarasota Chamber Music Festival

2007                Colburn Chamber Music Society, with Hagai Shaham, and Ronald Leonard

2006                University of Southern California, recital with violinist Christiane Edinger

2005-2006       New York recitals with ‘cellist Andre Emelianoff

2002-2006       Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players in New York City

2004                Anchorage Performing Arts Center, recital with clarinetist David Krakauer,