Rieko Okuda

Rieko Okuda

Rieko Okuda – Pianist, Violist, Electronics
Rieko Okuda is a pianist and a composer. She began with Classical music from the age of 3, in Japan. Later then moved to USA to study and learn Jazz music. She fell right into the Jazz scene in USA, performing with some of the great American Jazz musicians. Also, she got interested in Free Jazz and Improvised music scene while she was in Phliladelphia. She performed with the great improvisers includes Marshall Allen (from San Ra Orchestra), Elliott Levine (recorded with Cecil Taylor), and Calvin Weston (recorded with Ornette Coleman). She has performed in Jazz Festivals throughout her stay in USA. Her interests in Improvised music led her to move to Berlin and perform with various great musicians.

Kakaliagou/Schmoliner + Okuda/Vandeweyer

3 Mar 2017 - 20:30

Kakaliagou / Schmoliner: Ingrid Schmoliner – prepared piano, voice; Elena Kakaliagou – french horn, voice

Metal Illusion: Rieko Okuda – piano, keyboard, viola, puppets, lights; Els Vandeweyer – vibraphone, trash guitar, puppets, lights

Leila Bordreuil/ Zach Rowden + Rieko Okuda

23 Feb 2018 - 20:30
Rieko Okuda/ Zach Rowden / Leila Bordreuil

Bordreuil/Rowden
Leila Bordreuil – cello
Zach Rowden – contrabass

Rieko Okuda – piano, speakers