Ryoko Yano


Ryoko Yano
Ryoko Yano graduated from the Tokyo University of the Arts, before winning a French government scholarship to study at The Conservatoire de Paris. She won the first and special prizes for a new work at The Tibor Varga International Violin Competition, with the world première of Laurent Mettraux’s Violin Concerto No. 3, broadcast in 50 countries around the world. After winning the highest place at the Geneva International Music Competition, Yano was invited to perform at various concerts across Europe. She has played with many orchestras including the Frankfurt Brandenburg State Orchestra, the Suisse Romande Orchestra, Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony conducted by Kazuhiro Koizumi, the Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra, the New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Christian Arming and the Japan Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Ken-ichiro Kobayashi. Yano is a Music Dialogue artist. In 2017, she was appointed second soloist of the Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra.

CHANEL Pygmalion Days 2008 Artist.

(As of November 2023)