Clarinet Guest Artist - Katsuya Yuasa

Clarinet Guest Artist - Katsuya Yuasa
Date and time
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM, March 25, 2018

Guest clarinet artist Katsuya Yuasa will conduct a free master class at 3:30p.m. in Hamra Recital Hall and perform a recital at 7:30 p.m. in Ellis Recital Hall with pianist Veronica Adinegara. Both events are free admission.

This event is sponsored by Mu Phi Epsilon Foundation and the Clarinet Society of Missouri State University. This event was funded in part by the Student Involvement Fee, and approved by the Student Organization Funding Allocation Council (SOFAC)

A charismatic and versatile clarinetist, Katsuya Yuasa has performed widely in United States as a soloist and chamber musician. Presently, he is concert artist of Mu Phi Epsilon, adjunct professor at Florida A&M University and a graduate teaching assistant at Florida State University pursuing a doctoral degree under the guidance of Jonathan Holden and Deborah Bish. He completed his bachelor's at San Jose State University, where he studied with Janet Averett; Master's and Artist diploma program at the Boston Conservatory at Berklee with Michael Norsworthy. He is a founding member of Duo Esplanade (flute, clarinet) and Cosmos New Music (flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano).

Yuasa holds prizes from more than 10 notable competitions and awards, including the 2017 Florida MTNA Young Artist Competition winner.

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