MADOKA ASARI 27, born in Japan, is an instructor in Collaborative Piano at Colorado State University. Ms. Asari earned her bachelor’s degree from University of Denver, where she won first place in the Solo Honor’s Competition, and her master’s degree from Indiana University, where she worked as an associate instructor of Music Theory.  Madoka Asari was the Instrumental Fellowship Recipient of the Collaborative Piano Program at Aspen Music Festival in 2016 under the tutelage of Ms. Rita Sloan.  Ms. Asari’s 2017 highlights include a duo recital with Geraldine Walther from Takács Quartet and music video production with Caleb Hudson from Canadian Brass.