The Kennedy Center Logo

Arts & Wellness: Yoko K. Sen

Arts & Wellness: Yoko K. Sen

Arts & Wellness: Yoko K. Sen is a sound alchemist and the founder of Sen Sound. She started playing the piano at age three— her native language is music, Japanese is her second language, and English is her third. She produced her first album, 012906, which was nominated for Best Album in Electronica by the 6th Independent Awards (2006). Sen Sound aims to alleviate suffering through transforming sound design in hospitals. Yoko envisions human-centered sound design to bring more dignity to patients’ hospital experience. Discussion begins at 5:00 p.m. with a performance from 6–7 p.m. Presented in collaboration with Kennedy Center Sound Health.

Recorded on Saturday, April 22, 2017