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Tokyo Music Competition

TADA Shotaro

TADA Shotaro

Born in: Fukushima Prefecture, Japan
1st place, and Audience Award, Brass Section, The 8th Tokyo Music Competition 2010

Musical Study Experiences

2009 Graduated from the Bachelor of Music program, Tokyo College of Music


Studied under Ishizu Shigeto, Tsuken Naohiro, Takahashi Osamu and Tochimoto Hiroki

Musical Careers

2007 Performed in RAINBOW 21 Suntory Hall Debut Concert 2007
2009 Participated in the Tokyo College of Music Symphony Orchestra's concert in Europe.
Performed in RAINBOW 21 Suntory Hall Debut Concert 2009
Prize winner of Ensemble category at the 5th Romanian International Music Competition
2010 1st Prize and Audience Award of Brass Section at the 8th Tokyo Music Competition
Current Principal trumpet at TOKYO Chamber Orchestra, expert instructor at SHOBI College of Music

Further Activities

Tada appears as a guest mainly in orchestras and wind orchestras. He performs at various music festivals such as Kitakyusyu International Music Festival and Spring Festival in Tokyo. Also, he is energetically involved in multiple performance styles including solo and chamber music.


General pieces for solo, chamber music, orchestra, and wind orchestra

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