ISB 2019 Convention Presenter — Yoshiaki Horiguchi

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Name: Yoshiaki Horiguchi
Presentation Date: Friday, June 7, 2019 9:00 AM
Presentation Venue: Lecture 2
Presentation Title: Teaching with the George Vance Method
Type of Presentation: Interactive Workshop
Musical Style: Pedagogical

Yoshiaki Horiguchi has been acclaimed by the Baltimore Sun for his ability to perform with a “dazzling display of dexterity and panache.” Yoshi is an active double bassist, pedagogue, and educator in the DC-Baltimore area. His endeavors span across a broad spectrum of genres having performed with the National Philharmonic, Baltimore Boom Bap Society, Classical Revolution, Great Noise Ensemble and more.

In addition to being an active performer, Yoshi is an educator, pedagogue, and adjudicator. He has served on the faculty for the Baltimore Symphony’s, El Sistema inspired, ORCHkids program, Bass Works, the Peabody Preparatory, American Music Camps, York College of PA, UMBC, and more. 

Yoshi graduated as a Linehan Artist Scholar at the
University of Maryland, Baltimore County where he won the 2011 concerto
competition. He then graduated as an Aegon USA scholar at the Peabody
Conservatory at the Johns Hopkins University for his Master’s Degree in double
bass performance and pedagogy and is currently pursuing his D.M.A. at Peabody. Yoshi
has attended the Hot Springs Music Festival, National Music Festival, and Imani
Winds Chamber Music Festival. Yoshi proudly hails from the studios of Ed
Malaga, Jeff Koczela, Laura Ruas, Paul DeNola, and Paul Johnson.
Program (if available): Not Provided