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Herb Alpert Music Center

Chika Inoue

Saxophonist, Chika Inoue (井上知香) has been praised for her "beautiful tone, acute sensitivity and virtuosic technique." She has received numerous performance awards in competitions, lavishing praise as a soloist and chamber musician. Chika has performed internationally at major venues, including Walt Disney Concert Hall, Kobe International Hall, Sumida Triphony Hall, as well as many music venues across the globe.  She has performed concerti with the USC’s Thornton Symphony, La Jolla Symphony Orchestra, and Culver City Chamber Orchestra, and engaged in several new concerto projects for the 2016-2017 season. Chika has an annual solo recital in Japan, and performs recitals all over the world. She has been a featured performing artist in international festivals such as The Faenza International Saxophone Festival in Italy, and The Yamaha Saxophone Festival in Japan. Additionally, she was recitalist and master class teacher at The International China Clarinet, and Saxophone Music Festival in Taiyuan, China and University of Arts, Berlin (UdK).

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(323) 953-4000 ext. 2880

Christine Park
Department Chair

Caroline Reyes
Instructional Assistant

Leon Thomasian
Instructional Assistant


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Department of Music
Los Angeles City College
Herb Alpert Music Center
855 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90029

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