Tokyo Music Competition
Born in: Miyagi Prefecture, Japan
2nd place, Brass Section, The 8th Tokyo Music Competition 2010
Musical Study Experiences
Graduated top of class from Tokyo University of the Arts; continued and completed studies at the graduate school. While at school won the Ataka Prize and the Acanthus Music Prize.
Studied under Suda Kazuyuki, Saijo Takato, Moriyama Kozo, Matsuzaki Hiroshi and Christian-Friedrich Dallmann
|2004||2nd Place, the 5th Japan Junior Wind and Percussion Competition|
|2006||Winner, High School Category, the 10th All Japan Junior & High School Wind and Percussion Instrument Solo Contest|
|2007||Invited to perform solo in a wind orchestra competition in Hamamatsu city|
|2008||3rd Place, French Horn Category, the 77th Music Competition of Japan|
|2009||2nd Place, the French Horn Category, the 26th Japan Wind and Percussion Competition|
|2010||Won Ataka Prize and Acanthus Music Prize when graduating from the Faculty of Music, Tokyo University of the Arts
2nd Place, Brass Section, the 8th Tokyo Music Competition
After serving as the principal horn of the Kanagawa Philharmonic Orchestra, became the principal horn for the Gunma Symphony Orchestra and continues up until now
Previously performed with the Japan Philharmonic Orchestra and the Geidai Philharmonia Orchestra, Tokyo
Performed as a guest in Kirishima International Music Festival. Participated in the Pacific Music Festival 2009 and Seiji Ozawa Music Academy 2008.
Coached for Fuji TV’s drama series "Nodame Cantabile."
Now I am focusing on playing orchestra compositions as an orchestra player more than solos.