Shoko Takeuchi Pianist & musicologist
Born in Sapporo.
At the age of 13,won the Grand Prix at the piano competition (Musashino Academia Musicae Fukui President Award)
After studying at Musashino Academia Musicae,then playing activities based on Vienna(Austria)and Japan.
Studied under the Maestro of Vienna, Prof.Paul
Badura = Skoda. Co-starred at the joint recital.Jury members of the international competitionand seminars held in the US,Europe and Asian
8 volumes of series for young music students including music theory, solfeges, listening.
Several books on Romanian composers areknown.
Many columns and articles on newspapers,music magazines, etc.
Music program as a personality in Japanese FMradio.
Concert at Wiener Musikverein, recorded the world's first works of a Viennese
composers at the end of the 19th century and released the CD.
In 2007 awarded the Order of Arts and Culture from President Romania.
ASEAN International Chopin Association member.
Toyama Romania Friendship Association Chairman.
Hobbies: blown glass craft and scuba diving