Yuki Beppu, violin
Yuki and 7 of her friends appeared with The Piano Guys on December 9, 2014 at the Wang Center in Boston!
Yuki Beppu performed most recently on Show 292, recorded July 2014, at the age of 17. She also performed on Show 278, recorded October 2013, at the age of 16, and on Show 185, recorded in September 2008, at age 11.
Program bio from Show 278:
Yuki Beppu (violin), 16, is from Lexington, Massachusetts, where she attends Lexington High School. Since 2003, she has been a student at the New England Conservatory Preparatory School where she studies with Kazuko Matsusaka, Julliane Lee, and Joseph Silverstein. Yuki previously appeared on From the Top’s radio show in 2008 with her chamber music group Trio con Brio. Yuki recently completed a year as a participant in From the Top’s Center for the Development of Arts Leaders in Boston, a program in which high school musicians develop leadership skills and use their musical talents to engage diverse audiences at community partner sites throughout Boston. She appeared in the Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick Inauguration Gala with Lynn Chang and Yo-Yo Ma in 2007, and in 2010 she performed for President Obama at a campaign rally in Boston.
Listen to Yuki
Show 292, Salem, MA
"Corona" from Celan Fragments by Matthew Aucoin
Show 278, Boston, MA
Sonata in D minor, Op. 27, No. 3, "Ballade" by Eugène Ysaÿe
Show 185, San Antonio, TX
Finale: Prestissimo from Piano Trio, Op. 1, No. 3 in C minor by Ludwig van Beethoven