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Hiromi artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

Hiromi performs on the Fort Stage during the Newport Jazz Festival.

August 6, 2011 Hear the first of the dynamic pianist's two shows — an energetic solo concert — at Newport.

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Hiromi performs at Newport Jazz.

July 29, 2010 Hiromi shows off her piano power and Joe Lovano jams with Camilo at Newport.

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Hiromi performs at Newport Jazz.

August 8, 2009 The dazzling pianist's quartet practices an original fusion of jazz, classical and prog-rock.

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Studio Sessions

 At a young age, Hiromi says her piano teacher taught her to play "from heart to heart, not from fingers to ears."

March 2, 2012 Hiromi plays stride piano with blinding speed and deadly accuracy in a session with host Jon Weber.

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April 23, 2010 Hiromi Uehara is a high-energy pianist made even more thrilling by her impressive technique.

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Hiromi performing at NPR

March 28, 2010 In a performance for NPR, the effervescent jazz pianist translates street scenes to melodies.

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Interviews & Profiles

Hiromi's latest album is called Move.

March 10, 2013 The pianist's new LP begins with a tribute to a sound she's never liked: the ring of an alarm clock.

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Discover Songs

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January 15, 2010 Using unconventional means, pianist Hiromi Uehara turns a classical chestnut inside-out.

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Reviews

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January 15, 2010 Using unconventional means, pianist Hiromi Uehara turns a classical chestnut inside-out.

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More Stories

January 30, 2006 At just 26 years old, Hiromi is considered one of Japan's best jazz pianists and composers.

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Takuya Kuroda's trumpet is exciting and bright, with a touch of Dizzy Gillespie in tone.

March 24, 2011 In the spirit of recovery, this installment of Take Five showcases talented Japanese jazz artists.

Hiromi Uehara.

December 30, 2008 Hear a preview of NPR's New Year's Eve "Toast of the Nation" bash with jazz from across the country.

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  • Album: Move
  • Artist: Hiromi
  • Label: Telarc International
  • Released: 2013
 

Spiral

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  • Album: Spiral
  • Artist: Hiromi Uehara
  • Label: Telarc
  • Released: 2006
 

Place To Be

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  • Album: Place To Be
  • Artist: Hiromi
  • Label: Telarc Distribution
  • Released: 2010
 

Spirit of the Moment

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  • Album: Spirit of the Moment
  • Artist: Michel Camilo
  • Label: Telarc
  • Released: 2009
 

Place To Be

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  • Album: Place To Be
  • Artist: Hiromi
  • Released: 2010