Hana Fujisaki

Chicago-based pianist, Hana Fujisaki, has a diverse musical background, playing with jazz bands, Latin ensembles and theater productions, in addition to having formal classical piano education.¬†She was awarded several times by Yamaha as an outstanding organist and composer, and won people’s choice award at Luminarts jazz competition. She holds Yamaha’s teaching certificate and enjoys not only teaching keyboard techniques, but also musical concepts, theory and composition. She has a BM from Roosevelt university and MM from Northwestern university, where she studied jazz and contemporary music under Jeremy Kahn and Victor Goines.