Keiko Ransom

Artist Affiliate: Piano Instructor

Biography

Keiko Yamashita Ransom has given concerts throughout her native Japan as well as in the United States. She studies at the Tokyo College of Music and The Juilliard School in New York and has served on the faculties of Vanderbilt University and the Sewanee Summer Music Center. She has collaborated with such artists as pianist Robert Spano, cellist Gary Hoffman, hornist Dale Clevenger, and cellist Lazlo Varga; appeared as soloist with the New Japan Philharmonic, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, and the Sewanee Festival Orchestra; and she has given solo and duo-piano recitals (with William Ransom) to public and critical acclaim. Currently she is on the piano faculty of Emory University, has a private studio of talented pre-college students, and she is a founding member of the Emory Chamber Music Society of Atlanta.