Performances & Residencies

Naoko Takada played hundreds of solo concerts & has served as a clinician in over 35 States in the USA and other countries including:

NPR Radio Station, Nationwide
Mobile Symphony, Alabama
Radio and TV Alabama, Alabama
Many school residencies in Schools, Alabama
Public Library, Anchorage, AK
University of Alaska, AK
The Anchorage Symphony, Anchorage, AK
Aratani-Japanese American Theatre, Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, CA
Carson Community Center, Carson, CA
Cerritos Center of Performing Arts, Cerritos, CA
Chamber Orchestra of the South Bay, Palos Verdes, CA
First Methosist Church in Fullerton, CA
JAPAN TV Channel 18, Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles Japanese Radio Sparkle, tjsla.com, Los Angeles, CA
Lutheran High School of Orange County-Nechita Center, Orange County, CA
NAMW Show, Anaheim, CA
San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA
San Jose Percussion Festival(judge), CA
San Jose University, San Jose, CA
Southern California Percussion Festival, CA
Southern California Marimba Competition(chief judge), CA
UCLA, CA
CSU, Fullerton,CA
Colburn School, CA
CSU Long Beach, CA
CSU Northridge, CA
Idyllwild Summer Camp, Idyllwild, CA
Mondavi Center for Performing Arts, Davis, CA
Pasadena City College, CA
Japanese Nurse Benefit Gala Event - Hotel New Otani, CA
Japanese Radio Startion, CA
Residencies in Davis, CA
Former Mayer's Party, Davis, CA
Schools(do you know which schools?) in Arroyo Grande, CA
The Claremont High School, Claremont, CA
The Clark Center for the performing arts, Arroyo Grande, CA
UC Davis, Davis, CA
Vallejo Symphony Orchestra, Vallejo, CA
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Thousand Oaks, CA
Woodside Priory School, Portola Valley, CA
YAMAHA Hollywood Center, Hollywood, CA
Paul Newman Gala "Hole in the Gang Camp", Ashford, CT
Norwalk Symphony, Norwalk, CT
Seabreeze High School, FL
Deland High School, FL
Debary Hall, Daytona Beach, FL
Mainland high School, FL
Bethune Cookman College, FL
Escambia High School, Pensacola, FL
Pensacola Symphony Orchestra, Pensacola, FL
University of West Florida, FL
WCOA Pensacola Radio Station, FL
Ramsey Concert Hall, UGA Performing Arts Center, Athen, GA
Athens Montessori School, Athen GA
4th Elementary School, Athen, GA
University of Georgia, Athen, GA
Whit David Elementary School, Athen, GA
Rocky Branch Elementary School, Athen, GA
University System of Georgia, Athen, GA
Winder Barrow high School, Athen, GA
Social Circle Primary School, Athen, GA
Social Circle Elementary School, Athen, GA
Iowa State University, Ames, IA
Franklin Elementary School, Boone, IA
Terrace Elementary School, Arkeny, IA
St. Theresa's Elementary School, Des Moines, IA
Ames Public Library, Ames, IA
Fellow Elementary School, Ames, IA
Roland Story Middle School, Roland, IA
Stephens Program Fund Donor Event, Ames, IA
South Hamilton Middle School, Jewell, IA
Northeast Hamilton Elementary School, Blairsburs, IA
Boise Philharmonic, Boise, ID
Boise State Universitsy, Boise, ID
Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
Eastwood High School, Bowling Green, OH
Wood County Public Library Atrium, Bowling Green, OH
Summer Camp, Oregon
Lewis-Clark State College, Lewiston, ID
Brigham Young University, Rexburg, ID
DuPage Symphony, Glen Ellyn, IL
Indiana University, IN
Jasper Arts Center, Jesper, IN
Jasper High School, Jasper, IN
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Loyola Univeristy, New Orleans, LA
Louisiana Philharmonic, New Orleans, LA
University of Alabama Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham, LA
The Boston Conservatory, MA
The Berkley School of Music, MA
Tavern Club, MA
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA
WGBH(Boston Radio), MA
Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
Macomb Center for the Performing Arts, Clinton Township, MI
Central Michigan University, MI
Westshore Symphony, MI
Friendship Village Retirement Home, Kalamazoo, MI
Kamazoo School, Kalamazoo, MI
Public Schools, Kalamazoo, MI
Lincolin International Magnate School, Kalamazoo, MI
The West Shore Symphony, Muskegon, MI
WVLV public radio, Muskegon, MI
Western Michigan University, MI
Fargo-Moorhead Symphony Orchestra, Moorhead, MN
IA Southwest Missouri State University, Springfield, MO
University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
North Dakota Arts of Museum, Grand Forks, ND
Mayville State University, Mayville, ND
Central High School, Grand Forks, ND
Brownsville Fine Arts Series, NE
Hudson Riverfont Performing Arts Center, Weehawken, NJ
Crane School of Music, Potsdam, NY
Crane Students Association, Potsdam, NY
Carnegie Hall, NY
The Orchestra of St. Luke, NYC, NY
Ethical Culture School, NY
Interchurch Center, NYC, NY
Ithaca College, NY
Manhattan School of Music, NY
Merkin Hall, NY
Midori and Friends Program(Queens, Manhattan), NY
Lincolin Center, NY
Jazz in Lincolin Center, NY
WQXR NY radio, NY
92nd Street Y, NY
The Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, NY
Springfield Arts Council, Springfield, OH
Camp Serene, Eugene, OR
Percussive Arts Society Internatinal Convention, KY
University of Kentucky, KY
The Brookings Chamber Music Society in Brookings, SD
South Dakota Symphony, Watertown, SD
South Dakota Symphony, Sioux Fall, SD
Carson-Newman College, Jefferson City, TN
WUOT Tennessie Radio, Knoxville, TN
Houston Symphony, TX
San Angelo Symphony, San Angelo, TX
Community Series, Inc, Sherman, TX
Wynne Chapel, Sherman, TX
Zeltsman Marimba Festival, Wisconcin
Bellevue Philharmonic Orchestra, Bellevue, WA
Capital High School, Olympia, WA
Central Washington University, WA
YAMAHA Sounds of Summer Camp, WA
Northwest Percussion Festival, WA
Evergreen High School, WA
Washington Center for Performing Arts, Olypia, WA
University of Puget Sound, WA
Benefit GALA - Residence of Ambassador of Japan, Washington D.C.
Cosmos Club, Washington D.C.
Kennedy Center, Washington DC
Kennedy Center Educational Outreach Program, Washington DC
Woodbridge High School, Washington D.C.
Solo Concert(do you know where it was?) in Virginia, VA
Mary Baldwin College, Saunton, VA
KOSA International Percussion Festival, Rutland, VT
University of Vermont, VT
Flecher Free Library Lunch Program, VT

Overseas

Belgium International Marimba Festival, Belgium
China National Symphony Orchestra, Beijing, China
RTHK Hong Kong Radio & Television, China
China Central Conservatory of Music, Beijing, China
Ju Percussion Group Summer Camp, Taiwan 2002
Patagonia International Percussion Festival, Argentina
Xalapa Symphony, Mexico
Veracruzana del Universidad, Mexico
Amu Tachikawa, Tokyo, Japan
Concertozal, Tokyo, Japan
Fukuoka Style FM Radio, Fukuoka, Japan
Japan Percussion Center, Japan
Kunitachi Geisho Hall, Kunitachi, Tokyo, Japan
Nohgata High School, Nohgata, FUKUOKA
Showa Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
Soshigaya Ryugakusei Kaikan, Japan
Suntory Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Opera City Recital Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Takemitsu Memorial Concert Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra, Japan
Tokyo Chamber Orchestra, Japan
Tokyo Metropolitan kokusai High School, Japan



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