Yoko Hagino

Yoko HaginoPiano

Yoko Hagino is an accomplished soloist and chamber pianist. She is a pianist who is confident and energetic, as noted by the Boston Globe – and who, as a teacher, strives to encourage each student to bring their own personality to their music. Yoko has received many prizes in competitions, including Steinway Society Piano Competition, the First International Chamber Music Competition, the All-Japan Selective Competition of the International Mozart Competition and The Chamber Music Competition of Japan.
 
She received her Bachelor's and her Master's degrees with honors from Tokyo National University, where she won its concerto competition. She earned an Artist Diploma from the Longy School of Music, where she studied with Victor Rosenbaum and also won the school’s concerto competition. Yoko completed a Performance Diploma at Boston Conservatory, where she was a student of Michael Lewin and also received the Churchill Scholarship.