Participants 2019
Yasuko Furumi Piano
Yasuko Furumi is a prize-winner of the Ishikawa Music Academy Award (2014), as well as receiving the Most Promising Contestant Award at the 2nd Hanoi International Piano Competition (2012). Her other awards include: First Prize in the Yasuko Fukuda Scholarship Audition (2015), Second Prize at the Hamamatsu Piano Academy Competition (2016), and the Gold Prize at the PTNA Piano Competition (2016), along with many others. A winner of the 4th Takamatsu International Piano Competition in 2018.

She has performed with the Japan Philharmonic Orchestra, the Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra, the Kanagawa Philharmonic Orchestra, the Hanoi Philharmonic Orchestra, and the Seto Philharmonic Orchestra. She performs extensively throughout Japan and overseas including Italy, Poland, Romania and the U.S.A.

She released her debut CD album with the Opus One Label of Nippon Columbia in January 2019.

She is currently studying at the Showa University of Music under F. Eguchi. She has won Gold Prize at Chopin International Piano Competition in ASIA in the Professional Division (2019).

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