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May 2024

Keila is featured on CBS News Boston!

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April 2024

Keila Wakao awarded the 2024 Next Generation Distinguished Cultural Achievement Award from the Japan Society of Boston

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July 2023

Keila Wakao is a recipient of Charlotte White's Salon de Virtuosi Career Grant

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Announced April 2024

Keila Wakao to perform in the BSO Opening Night Gala in September 2024

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November 2023

The Violin Channel names Keila Wakao as a 'VC Artist'

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June 18 2021

Meet the 15 year old who just won ‘the Olympics of the Violin’

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January 27, 2023

Keila was awarded the 2023 Aoyama Music Foundation Award for upcoming artists! 

“Exceptional concentration, technique that captivates the audience, and strikingly fresh and natural musicality. Everything made me feel the qualities of a large-scale soloist.” (Translated from Japanese)

2022年度 第32回青山音楽新人賞を受賞しました。

【評価】“ずば抜けた集中力、観客を魅了する技巧、目を見張るような瑞々しくのびやかな音楽性。全てにおいてスケールの大きいソリストとしての資質を感じさせた。”

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2022年12月25日

TBSラジオ番組「コシノジュンコ MASACA」に出演しました。ヴァイオリンを始めたきっかけ、コンクールや思い出深いコンサート、父の病気のことなど、日本語でお話しました。
(日本語のみ)


I appeared on Japanese fashion designer Junko Koshino’s radio show  "Masaka".
Japan friends, please take a look!
(In Japanese)

Legendary composer, John Williams congratulates Keila for her success in the Menuhin Competition!

Thank you Mr. Williams for this beautiful video! (2021) 

Permission was directly given by Mr. Williams to share this with the public.

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