Shion Ota


Shion Ota
Shion Ota has won or placed highly in numerous piano competitions and prizes including the Sendai International Music Competition, Coimbra World Piano Meeting (Portugal), Sydney International Piano Competition (Australia), the Student Music Concours of Japan, the PTNA Piano Competition, The Hamamatsu International Piano Academy Competition, and the Matsukata Hall Music Prize. She has performed with various orchestras in Japan and overseas including the Berlin Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra, the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, the Portuguese Philharmonic Orchestra, and the North Czech Philharmonic Teplice. She has also made various media appearances including on NHK-FM’s “Recital Nova”, on ABC TV’s “Cast”. Ota gained early entry to the Tokyo College of Music, and graduated as a special scholarship student at the young age of just 20. After further study at the Graduate school of the Nagoya University of the Arts, Ota began her ongoing studies at the Berlin University of the Arts. She has studied piano under Yukio Yokoyama, Björn Lehmann and Norie Takahashi.

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(As of November 2023)