Mikhail Eriko R. Lastrilla

Field of Study / Research: MA Piano Performance

Program: Fulbright - Philippine Program - Students

Profile

Philippine Affiliation: Eissing Piano Studio Muntinlupa City

U.S. Affiliation: University of Kansas Lawrence, KS

EDUCATION
Graduated magna cum laude from the University of the Philippines College of Music in 2011.
Performed in masterclasses held by Cecile Licad, Reynaldo Reyes, Jovianney Emmanuel Cruz, Victor Goldberg, Gila Goldstein, Roberta Rust, Lydia Artymiw, Aries Caces, and Angelo Rondello.
Attended the 2008 Opusfest International Piano and Chamber Music Festival.

Competition Experience
Won top-prize at 2010 National Music Competition for Young Artists (NAMCYA).

Won first place at the 2008 University of the Philippines College of Music Piano Competition.
Performance Experience
  • Performed as soloist at the 40th International Bamboo Organ Festival in 2015.
  • Premiered Jonas Baes’s A Posteriori for the 2014 NAMCYA Piano Finalists.
  • Premiered new piano compositions by young Filipino composers for the lecture-recital ‘Bagatelles’ in 2014.
  • Performed at the 2014 and 2013 International Silent Film Festival Manila with the Manila Composer’s Lab; premiered new film scores by young Filipino composers.
  • Performed as soloist at the NAMCYA Opening Concert in 2011.
  • Performed as soloist with the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra at the Cultural Center of the Philippines in 2011.
  • Premiered new piano compositions by young Southeast Asian composers for the lecture-concert ‘Gong-an’ in 2008.
Work Experience
  • Worked as a piano teacher at the CCF Life Academy from 2014 to 2015.
  • Worked as a piano teacher at Josefina Eissing’s Piano Studio in Alabang from 2013 to the present.