First year with SO: 1990
Hometown: Tokyo, Japan
Instrument: Thanks to a generous donor, Yoko gets to perform on a beautiful set of Adams Philharmonic Classic model timpani, made in Holland, and purchased in 2016.
Bob McCormick at University of South Florida; Shigeru Maeda in Japan
In her spare time, Yoko enjoys reading, cooking, and playing with flowers.
Yoko performs with many area ensembles and orchestras. She also participates in an annual recording project with Carl Fischer Publisher.