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Tokyo Music Competition

ITO Yuri

ITO Yuri

Born in: Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan
3rd place, Wind Section, The 15th Tokyo Music Competition 2017

Musical Study Experiences

2011 Graduated from the Department of Instrumental Music, the Faculty of Music at Tokyo University of the Arts
2015 Graduated from Tokyo University of the Arts and entered the Graduate School of Tokyo University of the Arts
September, 2015 Went to study at the 3rd cycle of Conservatoire à rayonnement régional de Lyon, and a year later graduated at the top of class
2016 After graduating from Conservatoire à rayonnement régional de Lyon re-enrolled at the Graduate School of Tokyo University of the Arts
Currently master's student at the Graduate School of Tokyo University of the Arts


Previously studied under Morisawa Sachiko, Hagiwara Takako, Frederick Beltletty and Kanda Hiroaki

Musical Careers

2009 1st Place at Tokyo Regional and 3rd Place at National, the 63rd Student Music concours of Japan
2nd Place (highest rank), National, the 19th Japan Classical Music Competition
2011-13 Yamaha Music Scholarship Student
2014 2nd Place, Flute Section, The 25th Japan Woodwind Competition
2017 Recipient of the Japan Federation of Musicians Scholarship for emerging artists to study in Japan supported by Munetsugu Angel Fund
2nd Place, Awards Category, the 18th Japan Flute Convention Ensemble
3rd Place, Wind Section, the 15th Tokyo Music Competition 2017

Further Activities

Performs in the Panda Wind Orchestra and as part of the flute duo "Lily melody"


Major pieces in flute solos, chamber music, concertos and orchestral music.
I am familiar with compositions from the Baroque to contemporary, working on various ensembles including wind quintets and flute duos as well.

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