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Tokyo Music Competition



Born in: Hyogo Prefecture, Japan
2nd place, Wind Section, The 7th Tokyo Music Competition 2009

Musical Study Experiences

2004 Graduated from the SOAI high school of music
2008 Graduated with Doseikai Prize from the Department of Instrumental Music, the Faculty of Music, Tokyo University of the Arts
2011 Completed studies at the Graduate School of Music, Tokyo University of the Arts


Studied under Yoshioka Mieko, Yamakoshi Naohiro, Yamakoshi Mari, Kanda Hiroaki, Saito Kazushi, Takezawa Eisuke, Chang-Kook Kim and Teramoto Yoshiaki

Musical Careers

2002 1st Place, High School Category, Osaka Regional, the Student Music concours of Japan
2003 1st Place (No 2nd Place awarded), High School Category, the Japan Flute Competition in Biwako (current Biwako International Flute Competition)
Appeared in Kansai ABC T.V. "Kiratto"
2004 Performed with the Ensemble Kobe
2006 Finalist, the Japan Woodwind Competition
2007 Finalist, the Japan Flute Convention Conpetiton
2nd Place, the Biwako International Flute Competition
2008 At the Kyoto Art Festival won Encouragement award and the Mainichi Shimbun Award
2nd Place and the Cosmos Award (the audience award), the Japan Woodwind Competition
1st Place, Hyogo Prefectural Governor Award and Special Jury Award, Woodwind Category, the Takarazuka Vega Music Competition
2009 Held memorial recitals in Tokyo and Osaka
2nd Place, Wind Section, the 7th Tokyo Music Competition
2010 Held a recital in the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall
Won the Matsukata Hall Music Award
2011 Performed with the New Japan Philharmonic
2012 Held a recital at the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
3rd Place, Asia International Flute Competition
2nd Place, the Japan Wind and Percussion Competition
Current Currently a lecturer at Powell Flute Academy


Major works for solo, concerto, chamber music and more from Baroque to contemporary.

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