Marco Lienhard

Marco Lienhard CV - Curriculum Vitae- CV

Academic History:

1967-1974: Ecole Primaire, Pre-gymnase, La Neuveville, Suisse

1974-1977:  Gymmase Scientifique de Bienne, Suisse

1977-1980: Baccalauréat scientifique C, Bienne, Suisse

1980-1983: Baccalauréat universitaire en psychologie, Université de Genève, Suisse

1983-1985: Degree in Japanese,  Dojima, Osaka, Japan

1984-1987: Bachelor in Japanese as second language- Mejiro Gakuen in Tokyo, Japan

1983-1989: Mastered Shakuhachi under Professor Katsuya Yokoyama in Tokyo, Japan

1987-1990: Mastered Noh Kan flute under Masayuki Isso from Isso-Ryu school of Noh Theater in Tokyo, Japan

1983-1998: Mastered Taiko / Principal Soloist with Ondekoza: Odaiko, Nagado, Shimedaiko, Shinobue and Shakuhachi in Nagasaki and Atami, Japan

1998- Present:  Shakuhachi, Taiko, Shinobue and  Noh Kan Soloist with Taikoza and East Winds, New York, USA

1998: Guest artist soloist for New York City Opera for 5 Performances at Lincoln Theater's State theater for "The Temple of the Golden Pavilion", New York, USA

1999 to present: Guest Lecturer on Japanese music, Taiko and Shakuhachi at Juilliard School of Music,  Columbia University, Villanova University, Yale University, Princeton University, Harvard University and Goldsmith University in London and many more.

1999-Present: Director and chief Instructor at East Winds, Inc and Taikoza, New York, USA