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MTNA Winners Recital

  • Studio 909 @ Musicians Association of Hawaii 949 Kapiolani Boulevard Honolulu, HI, 96814 United States (map)

This special recital will feature winners from our 2018 MTNA Competitions. These students will represent Hawai`i in the Southwest Regional Competitions.


Young Artist

Samuel Chen, piano (Student of Thomas Yee)

UH Manoa String Quartet (Students of I-Bei Lin)
Kayla Uchida, violin
Carissa Miyamoto, violin
Joel Burgess, viola
Joshua Chang, cello

Manoa Saxophone Quartet (Students of Todd Yukumoto)
Pablo Furukawa, soprano saxophone
Cassandra Ancheta, alto saxophone
Mariko Niosco, tenor saxophone
Michael May, baritone saxophone

Senior Performance

Jeremy Lee, piano (Student of Bichuan Li)

Erin Nishi, violin (Student of Ignace Jang)

Kiana Kawahara, flute (Student of Sabrina Saiki-Mita)

Junior Performance

Lucy Will, piano (Student of Wendy Yamashita)

Yxing Guo, violin (Student of Nicole Ebisu & Ignace Jang)*

Iris Sim, flute (Student of Sabrina Saiki-Mita)

*J.S. Bach Award winner


Students FREE (with valid student I.D.)

Online sales CLOSED. Tickets will be available for purchase at the door (cash/charge)


Entrance to Studio 909 is through the ground-floor glass doors facing Kapiolani Blvd. Limited parking is available in the Musicians' Association parking lot. You may park in any open stall after 6pm weekdays, and all day weekends. Enter near 909 Kapiolani, or from the rear of the building on Waimanu (Google 952 Waimanu Street). Follow signs for Musicians' Hall Parking. Paid parking is also available at the Blaisdell Center.

Earlier Event: November 12
HMTA Honors Concert
Later Event: November 24
Fascianation® for Musicians