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Yuko Ito is a native of Tokyo, Japan and a singer/songwriter. She has performed on radio and television
and in night clubs in Japan. In 1994 she moved to New York City to focus her talent and has
performed at night clubs as a solo singer.
On January 17, 1999 Yuko
performed with the John Motley Chorus choir and appeared with Max Roach
at the Cathedral Church of St. John
the Divine in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday.
Also, she performed at the
ScottyPlooza Free Jazz Festival on June 20th with Sabir Mateen
and Daniel Carter. She performed with
the Harlem Gospel Choir and appeared at the Blue Note,
and at colleges and churches in
Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, and Connecticut.
Also with the Harlem Gospel Choir,
she performed at the ABC studio of "Good Morning America"
on Times Square and the NHK BS1 studio
of "The New Yorkers."
She graduated from the BFA Jazz Vocal
Program at The City College of New York
of The City University of New York, in
Now Yuko is focusing on singing jazz
and Brazilian music at night clubs in New York City.