Born in Japan, I began piano lessons at age four.
I took first prize in the Ko-bun-ren solo contest, receiving the award
for the superintendent of education in Kanagawa prefecture in 1990.
I got a bachelor's degree of music.
I appeared as an audition winner in the Yokohama Newcomers Concert.
I was chosen to perform in the 115th Recommendation Music Concert
at the prefectural music hall in Kanagawa, and performed in other
venues in Japan and USA.
I have studied with Toshiko Tezuka, Hiroshi Kurokawa,
Wermbach-Havemann Bernhard and Claudio Soares, and
attended the International Piano Academy in Karlsruhe, Germany.

I moved to the United States in 2000,
I have studied with James Boyk.
I gave a solo concert at California Institute of Technology (Caltech), in Pasadena, .
I performed at K-MOZART 105.1 FM "Sundays Live Music".