BIOGRAPHY

  • Born in Kanagawa, Japan in 1987.

  • Entered Tokyo University of the Arts, the most prestigious music university in Japan and was selected as a student receiving scholarship both at university and graduate school.

  • When completed the master course at graduated school, received Yokohama City Mayor Award that was granted to only one excellent student every year.

 

Major Accomplishments in Japan:

  • Played the role of Fidalma in an opera, Il matrimonio segreto composed by Cimarosa at New National Theatre Tokyo, the most prestigious opera house in Japan.

  • Played the role of the alto soloist in Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 at several theaters.

  • Also played the roles of:

    • Sesto in La clemenza di Tito composed by Mozart

    • Dorabella in Così fan tutte composed by Mozart

    • Romeo in I Capuleti e iMontecchi composed by Bellini

    • Charlotte in Werther composed by Massenet

 

Agent in Japan:

  • Received Award of Excellence from Tokyo Nikikai Opera Foundation, the most prestigious agent of opera singers and belong to it.

 

Major Accomplishments in Europe:

[Italy]

  • Graduated with top honors in Conservatorio di Milano “Giuseppe Verdi” of the Opera Department.

      Studied as a resident trainee of Cultural Affairs Agency (an       overseas study student receiving scholarship from the        

      government).

  • Passed Accademia Musicale Chigiana and appeared on the concert stage as a selected performer when completed the course. (Maestro Renato Bruson)

  • Was invited by a music management organization, BorgoMusica and conducted a solo recital. At the time, Steven Roach, a former repetitor (music coach) exclusively for Teatro dell'Opera di Roma (Roman Opera House) accompanied me.

  • Passed A ccademia Puccini Festival, and appeared on a concert organized by Puccini Festival.

  • As a soloist for the concert commemorating the 150th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Japan and Italy, sang at "La Sala Orlando di Palazzo Castigioni" in Milan.

 

[Czech]

  • Appeared at Municipal House (Smetana Hall) in Prague, playing the roles of Dorabell and Elvira in Mozart Gala Concert.

 

Selected Skills:

  • Have absolute pitch and read music scores accurately, therefore, receive many requests for appearance in modern pieces.

  • Receive many requests for appearance in the first public performance of modern pieces.

  • Language repertoire ranges widely from Italian to German, French, English, Russian and Japanese.

 

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