Arthur Sato (on leave) Oboe

Oboist and English Hornist Arthur Sato enjoys a diverse musical career
based in New York City. He has performed with an array of dynamic
ensembles including Orchestra of St. Luke’s, New Jersey Symphony,
Knights Chamber Orchestra, San Diego Symphony, Malaysian
Philharmonic, Mark Morris Dance Group, American Ballet Theater, Orpheus
Chamber Orchestra, NOVUS NY, and Decoda. An enthusiastic proponent
of contemporary music, he regularly appears with Talea Ensemble,
International Contemporary Ensemble, Nunc, Argento Chamber Ensemble,
and The Wordless Music Orchestra. Arthur has collaborated with
recording artists Joshua Bell, Idina Menzel, Herbie Hancock, Richard Reed
Parry, Alicia Keys, Josh Groban, Lenny Kravitz, Sufjan Stevens, Arijit Singh
and has appeared on ABC’s Good Morning America, NPR’s Performance
Today, and PBS’s Live from Lincoln Center. He has recorded for Deutche
Grammophone, Nonesuch, Asthmatic Kitty, and NAXOS record labels and
can be heard on Amazon Prime’s “Mozart in the Jungle” Season Three
Soundtrack. Arthur is an alumnus of Carnegie Hall and The Juilliard
School’s Ensemble Connect (formerly ACJW) and has appeared as
featured soloist with Brooklyn Philharmonic, as well as the New York
Symphonic Ensemble on their annual Japan tour. Summer festival
appearances include Festspiel Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Chelsea,
Monadnock, Astoria, and Aspen Music Festivals. Arthur is on faculty at The
Calhoun School (NYC) and has taught for The Juilliard School’s Music
Advancement Program, Juilliard Global Ventures, Decoda-Skidmore
Chamber Music Institute, Columbia University, and The Brooklyn-Queens
Conservatory. He holds a BM from Indiana University with studies under
Linda Strommen, and a MM from The Juilliard School under the tutelage of
John Mack and Elaine Douvas.