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educator , violinist

Hamao Fujiwara, Japanese, American violinist, educator. Recipient 1st prize National Music Competition, Tokyo, 1967, Silver medal Paganini International Violin Competition, Genoa, Italy, 1968, Silver medal Queen Elizabeth International Music Competition, Brussels, 1971.

Background

Fujiwara, Hamao was born on July 12, 1947 in Kamakura, Kanagawa, Japan. Son of Takeo and Sumi (Shimizu) Fujiwara. came to the United States, 1969.

Education

Diploma, Juilliard School Music, 1973; postgraduate diploma, Juilliard School Music, 1974.

Career

Faculty, Juilliard School Music, New York City, 1978-1988; faculty, Manhattan School Music, New York City, 1987-1989; associate professor, University of Michigan, 1988-1992; professor, Tokyo College Museum, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Violin performance Sea Cliff Chamber Players, 1974-1988, New York Chamber Soloists, since 1985, Theater Chamber Players of Kennedy Center, since 1986. Solo concert master Yominri Nippon Symphony, since 1992

    • recordings.

Connections

Married Katsurako Mikami, February 24, 1971. Children: Haruo, Akiko.

father:
Takeo Fujiwara

mother:
Sumi (Shimizu) Fujiwara

spouse:
Katsurako Mikami

child:
Haruo Fujiwara

child:
Akiko Fujiwara