paged,page,page-id-15516,page-template,page-template-blog-large-image-with-dividers,page-template-blog-large-image-with-dividers-php,paged-14,page-paged-14,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,vertical_menu_enabled,side_area_uncovered_from_content,qode-theme-ver-7.4,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-4.5.2,vc_responsive


27 Jun 2014

Midori and ICEP Quartet perform at the United Nations

June 2014 Midori, named a UN Messenger of Peace by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in 2007, visited United Nations headquarters on 3 June 2014. Her chief mission that day was to play a concert for UN dignitaries and staff members, to raise awareness of the important work of the Messengers of Peace...

Read More
06 Jun 2014

Midori & Friends event, CityMusic, at Lincoln Center

On June 4, 2014, students from Midori & Friends performed at an event called CityMusic in the Appel Room in Jazz at Lincoln Center. Over 80 young musicians shared their new skills on guitar, violin, flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, percussion and voice with parents, school community members, partners and...

Read More
06 May 2014

Application period opens for 2014/2015 ICEP in the Philippines and Japan

May 2014 Young violinists, violists and cellists aged 20-30 with a strong interest in community engagement activities and an ability to communicate in English are invited to apply to join Midori as a quartet member for the 2014/2015 International Community Engagement Programme in the Philippines. Projected dates are 15-30 December 2014 (Rehearsals...

Read More
26 Apr 2014

Midori interviewed on NHK World

April 2014 NHK World recently broadcast an interview in English with Midori about ICEP, her International Community Engagement Program that takes place each December in Asia. The interview, Music for One and All can be viewed online....

Read More
31 Jan 2014

Orchestra Residencies Program in Kalamazoo, Michigan gets underway

31 January 2014 Midori and Moni Simeonov, her student in the doctoral program at the Thornton School of Music of the University of Southern California, arrived in Kalamazoo on Wednesday January 29th for five full days of activities. These include outreach concerts, master classes, a radio interview, a luncheon and session...

Read More