Kanako Nishikawa

Kanako Nishikawa
knishika@wellesley.edu

Music
B.M., Toho School of Music (Tokyo); M.M., New England Conservatory



Kanako Nishikawa
Coach/accompanist

Active soloist, chamber musician and collaborative pianist.


A native of Japan, Ms. Nishikawa started her piano study at age 3 and won the Machida Piano Competition in Japan at age 7. Ms. Nishikawa received her Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Performance from Toho-gakuen School of Music in Tokyo, and continued her studies at the New England Conservatory of Music where she received her Master of Music degree with Honors. Ms. Nishikawa received an Artist Diploma with Honors in both Piano Performance and Chamber Music at Longy School of Music where she performed as a soloist with the Longy Chamber Orchestra. Ms. Nishikawa is an active soloist, chamber musician and collaborative pianist throughout the United States, Europe, Israel and Asia. In recent years, she has been invited to perform in the Philippines Embassy in Washington, D.C., the Villa Primavera in Penang, Malaysia, the Jerusalem Music Center in Jerusalem and the Felicja Blumental Music Center in Tel Aviv, Israel. Currently she teaches at Dana Hall School of Music in Wellesley.


Contact Us

Contact Us

Department of Music
Jewett Arts Center
Wellesley College
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481


Tel: 781.283.2077 
Fax: 781.283.3687

 


Claire Fontijn
Chair
cfontijn@wellesley.edu
781.283.2072

 

Marion Dry
Director of the Music Performance Program
mdry@wellesley.edu
781.283.2977

 

Magdalen Christian
Music Program Coordinator
mchristi@wellesley.edu
781.283.2077

 

Isabel Fine
Concert Manager
isabel.fine@wellesley.edu
781.283.2028