Satomi Tozawa (BA in Art and Culture,
M.Mus., MA in Ethnomusicology) – Piano
Satomi is originally from Hokkaido, Japan. She came to Canada as a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar, completing her Master of Music degree in Piano Performance and Literature at Brandon University. During her degree she focussed on contemporary and electroacoustic music as well as performing various pieces from the Baroque and twentieth century with other instrumentalists. She premiered Michael Vincent’s Flesh Color at her graduating recital. Ms. Tozawa also received a Master of Arts in Ethnomusicology from the University of Alberta in 2011. Her thesis topic was “Japanese Anti-Art: Japanese Society and Influence from the West”. Satomi is sought after as an accompanist and has been working with Vocal Alchemy since 2009. As a soloist she has toured parts of Canada and China with Masaki’s Rising Stars Tour and she has also performed in Japan.
Satomi teaches all levels of piano.