Ray Ushikubo, piano
In 2014, Ray won a $50,000 fellowship from the Davidson Institute for Talent Development!
Ray Ushikubo appeared on Show 230, recorded in April 2011, at age 9.
Program bio from Show 230:
Ray Ushikubo (piano), 9, is from Riverside, California. He’s studied the piano since age 5 and the violin since age 6. Last year, Ray performed on both instruments at Carnegie Hall. He has won numerous musical awards, including First Place at the 2010 International Russian Music Piano Competition and multiple placements in Southwestern Young Musician Festival competitions.