Mari Yoshinaga


Percussionist Mari Yoshinaga performs solo, chamber, and orchestral music and has worked with conductors such as Simon Rattle, Charles Dutoit, Christoph Eschenbach, and Alan Gilbert. Her recent performances include recitals in Tokyo and Kagoshima in Japan; Bartók’s Concerto for Two Pianos, Percussion, and Orchestra with the Curtis Symphony Orchestra in Philadelphia’s Verizon Hall; and the world premiere and recording of Paul Lansky’s Partita: Suite for Guitar and Percussion for Bridge Records, a collaboration with guitarist David Starobin. In 2012 she formed arx duo with fellow percussionist Garrett Arney. Ms. Yoshinaga holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the Curtis Institute of Music and a Master of Music degree from Yale University School of Music.