CSA Biographies

Yuko AsadaYuko Asada, steelpan, piano, CSA Steelband

Yuko Asada (associate) is a graduate of the NIU School of Music, where she earned a master’s degree in steelpan performance.  As a graduate student, she co-directed and arranged music for the All-University Steelband.  She is currently the steelband director for the Naperville District 203 Steelband, where she coordinates and manages the middle and high school steelbands.  She performs with the Pastiche Steel Ensemble, which performs in many styles, including calypso, classical, jazz, pop, and R&B.