Chizuko Ikeda is a harpist from Kyoto, Japan. Ms. Ikeda is interested in music therapy and has studied in Japan, Ireland, Europe, and the United States. She has performed concerts throughout the world including many in hospitals, hospices, and rehabilitation centers. Two examples include a Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Children in Vietnam and at the 1st anniversary requiem concert for the 911 victims in New York.
Ms. Ikeda promotes a feeling of serenity through her music. She plays a variety of music including simple classical, Irish folk, easy listening, healing and Japanese historical music.
You can hear her play in-person on Tuesday, September 25 and Wednesday, September 26th from noon-1:00 p.m. in the Cancer Education Center, Gonda Building, Lobby Level, Rochester, MN. She will perform again Thursday, September 27th from 5:30-6:15 p.m. in Judd Hall, Mayo Clinic Building, subway level, Rochester, MN.