An hour-long program by violinist Koki Tanaka, DMA, from the Eastman School of Music.
Free to members; included with museum admission.
Dr. Koki Tanaka made his debut at age 18 at Benaroya Hall, performing the rarely-heard Conus Violin Concerto in E minor with Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestra under conductor, Stephen Rogers Radcliffe, as a winner of the concerto competition. He also won top awards at the Performing Arts Festival of Eastside (PAFE), the Bellevue Philharmonic Orchestra Young Artist Debut Competition, and American Protégé Piano and String Competition and made a solo debut in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in New York. Besides performing, Dr. Tanaka holds a teaching position at American Music Centre in Greece, NY, and Roberts Wesleyan Community Music School in Rochester, NY. He studied with Mikhail Kopelman at Eastman School of Music. Dr. Tanaka received a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Washington and a Master of Music and Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Eastman School of Music.