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Tokyo Music Competition

BUNYA Sayuri

BUNYA Sayuri

Born in: Yamagata Prefecture, Japan
1st place, Voice Section, The 3rd Tokyo Music Competition 2005

Musical Study Experiences

1999 Graduated from the Department of Vocal Music, the Faculty of Music at Kunitachi College of Music
2002 Completed master's studies at the opera course in the vocal music major at the Graduate School of Music, Kunitachi College of Music
Completed studies at the Nikikai Opera Studio, the 45th master class winning the excellence award at time of completion
2004 Completed studies at the Nikikai Opera Studio, the 5th professional course


Studied under Nakayama Sachie

Musical Careers

2003 Finalist the Concours de Melodies Françaises et Japonaises
Performed in Nikikai New Wave Opera "L'Incoronazione di Poppea" as Poppea
2004 Performed in Nihon Opera Dantai Renmei (Japan Opera Company Federation)'s Young Artists Opera Training Program "Hänsel und Gretel" as Sandman/the Sleep Fairy
Debut Artist of our time Prize (1st Place), Soleil Music Audition
Performed in "Così fan tutte" as Fiordiligi as the Nikikai Professional Course graduation performance
Performed in "La Bohème" as Mimi as a tribute to the 50th Anniversary of Akishima City
2005 1st Place, Voice Section, the 3rd Tokyo Music Competition
Performed in "Julius Caesar" as Cleopatra in October
2006 Performed in "Serse" as Atalanta in January
2008 Performed in "L'Incoronazione di Poppea" as Poppea in February
2009 Performed in "Madama Butterfly" as Cio-Cio-san (Madame Butterfly) in October

Further Activities

Member of Nikikai


Italian, Japanese and French vocal music.
Operas written by Monteverdi, Handel, Mozart, Donizetti, and Puccini.

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