Nobuko Imai

(b. 1943)

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(b Tokyo, 1943).

Japanese violist. Won Munich and Geneva int. va. comps. She was violist in Vermeer Qt. 1974–9. Settled in Eng. and became solo violist with leading orchs. One of orig. soloists in f.p. of Tippett's Triple Conc., 1980. Salzburg Fest. début 1990.

Subjects: Music.

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