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Sean Katsuyama

Sean Katsuyama Sean Katsuyama is a graduate of the Juilliard School where he earned undergraduate and graduate degrees, studying with Channing Robbins and Harvey Shapiro. He has toured Asia and Europe as a member of the Hong Kong Philharmonic, Japan with the Pacific Music Festival Orchestra, and North America with Star Wars in Concert. Currently residing in New York City, he has performed solo and chamber music in many of its important halls, and had the honor to play for workers at the World Trade Center site following the events of September 11th. Aside from performing, Mr. Katsuyama teaches music appreciation courses, and teaches cello privately. His hobbies include golf, photography, and the Chinese, Japanese, and Western versions of chess.