Program 1st Round:
Fantasie op. 77 g-moll
Sonate Nr. 21 C-Dur op. 53 (Waldstein)
I. Allegro con brio
II. Introduzione, Adagio molto
III. Rondo, Allegretto moderato – Prestissimo
For her thoughtful and imaginative playing style Yui Fushiki has established a reputation as a fine young concert pianist. She has had notable success at many international competitions, winning the third prize at the Takamatsu competition 2018. Born in Hokkaido, Japan, she was given her first piano lessons at the age of 4. In 2013, after her graduation from Tokyo University of Arts, she moved to Berlin to study under Prof. Pascal Devoyon and Rikako Murata at UdK Berlin and is currently finishing her Konzertexamen course under Prof. Björn Lehmann. Yui gave her first solo recital at the age of 14 and she has performed at many festivals and concert venues worldwide.