Yui Kitamura is a versatile composer of solo, chamber, and orchestral music in various styles including classical, pop, and theatre. Ms. Kitamura’s original compositions and arrangements are garnering international attention with concerts in Asia, Europe, and North America. Her works have been performed at such venues as New York’s Lincoln Center and Joe’s Pub, Berlin’s Akademie der Künste, Kiev’s National Catholic Cathedral, and Tokyo’s Sumida Triphony Hall and Suntory Hall. Ms. Kitamura the Co-Founder and Artistic Director of MuSE (Multicultural Sonic Evolution), a musicians' group that creates unique concerts and shows with artists from different fields. She holds Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in composition from The Juilliard School and a Master of Fine Arts from New York University’s Graduate Musical Theatre Writing Program at the Tisch School of the Arts. Her teachers include Samuel Adler, Robert Beaser, Philip Lasser, Paola Prestini, Mel Marvin, and William Finn.
"Lily of the Valley" by Yui Kitamura