ARTIST'S INTRODUCTION / STATEMENT
Ai Endo is a soprano with a wide range of musical talent and experience performing with the ensemble unit "Bremen." She is currently enrolled in the Department of Vocal Music at Tokyo University of the Arts and is slated to perform solo at Mozart's coronation mass in March 2013. Kohei Ueno, a saxophonist, is a young talent with an impressive list of achievements. He won first prize and the special grand prize at the 28th Japan Wind and Percussion Competition in the saxophone category, earning recognition from high-level officials such as the Prime Minister and Minister of Education. He was also praised at the 16th Saxophone Congress in Scotland in July 2012 for his performance with a brass band in the background. Currently enrolled in the Department of Instrumental Music at Tokyo University of the Arts, Ueno is poised to become a major figure in the world of music. Join us at Art for Thought for an unforgettable evening of music with these two promising young talents.
Ai Endo (Soprano)
Kohei Ueno (Saxophone)