Participants 2018
Nathan Matsubara Son Violoncello
Nathan began taking cello at 11 years of age, and he continued his studies in musical performance with T. Jamník and M. Škampa in Prague. He has taken part in master classes given by R. Latzko, M. Fukačová, M. Kaňka and more. In the Czech Republic, he has participated in many national competitions where he received 1st and 2nd prizes. In 2015, he received 2nd Prize at the International Competition of Bohdan Warchal in Slovakia. He has given concerts in different countries including the Czech Republic, Germany, Lithuania, Japan, South Korea and United States.

In 2016 he was admitted to the Bard College Conservatory of Music with a full scholarship. He currently attends Bard, where he majors in Mathematics and Musical Performance under Prof. Peter Wiley for a dual-degree program. Recently, he has participated in chamber music classes given by P. Serkin, W. Li, and others.

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