Saki Ito

She was born in Saitama, Japan, in 1990. She started playing the piano at the age of 4. She is a fourth grader of Showa Academia Musicae, where she studied with the late prof. Naoyuki Taneda and currently she is studying with prof. Izumi Furukawa. She has participated in a masterclass with Francesco Monopoli, Josef Anton Scherrer, Manfred Aust, Andreas Immer, Sergio Perticaroli, Carlo Guaitoli, Francesco Buccarella, John O’Conor and Marianne Jacobs in Japan, Germany and Italy.

 

 

 

ROUND I
J. S. Bach: Prelude and Fugue C sharp major, from WTC part Ⅰ
L. van Beethoven: Sonata E minor, Op.90
F. Chopin: Etude A minor, Op.10 No.2
C. Debussy: Etude No.11 “Pour les arpèges composés”

ROUND II
R. Schumann: Concerto A minor, Op.54

ROUND III
A. Yashiro: Sonata Ⅰ
C. Debussy: from Préludes Ⅰ
   ”Les sons et les parfums tournent dans l’air du soir” 
   ”Les collines d’Anacapri”
J. Brahms: Klavierstücke, Op.118