Began playing guitar since childhood under the influence of the musician's father and is familiar with extensive world music including jazz and South American music.
In 1998, she formed the orange pekoe with the vocalist Nagashima Tomoko. Sales of the first album exceeded 350,000 copies, and since then, they have gained wide support for CD releases and live performances not only in Japan but also in Asian countries and North America.
In 2011, his first solo album «SUN DANCE» was released. The title song that expresses the dynamism of over 25 minutes in the trio greeted by Yoichi Okabe (per) and Sei Kudo (b) becomes a hot topic. After that, Carlos Agile (p, vo) from Argentina, Genato Mota & Patricia Robert (vo) from Brazil, Satoshi Kitamura (bandoneon), etc. from Brazil, «Dialogues» recorded mainly on duo performance, Brazil centering on the trio `` My Native Land '' centered on the quartet with songs from Andre Memari (p), Asuka Kaneko (violin), Yoshiaki Sato (accordion), Tomoharu Sawada (Choro Club / b), Released duo «Wavenir» with pianist Shihiro Ito.
And in 2016, with the trio with Masaki Hayashi (p) and Toru Nishijima (b) as the axis, «FLOW» (SPIRAL RECORDS) welcomed Silvia Iriondo (vo) from Argentina and Joana Keiros (Clarinet) from Brazil. release. Based on jazz, it develops a new form of chamber music that draws on the nourishment of the earth from a wide variety of folkloric music.
Song writing with shadows that converge various musical features with modernity brought about by agile sensations, and from the spatial guitar play to dynamic play using open tuning, the musicality is highly evaluated Have earned.
Born in July 1979, Hyogo Prefecture.
Began to play the guitar self-taught under the influence of the musician's father. He was devoted to jazz under the influence of his uncle.
Familiar with extensive world music such as Brazil and other South American music.
In 1998, she formed the orange pekoe with the vocalist Nagashima Tomoko.
In 2002, sales of the 1st album “Organic Plastic Music” (BMG JAPAN) exceeded 350,000 copies, gaining wide support for CD releases and live performances in Asian countries and North America. To date, 8 original albums have been released.
In 2011, he released his first solo album “SUN DANCE” (BounDEE by SSNW) as a guitarist.
It will be a hot topic for the title song that expresses the dynamism up to over 25 minutes and the original original song based on inspiration from nature.
In 2012, he released 2nd solo album “Dialogues” (NRT).
Carlos Agile (p, vo) from Argentina, Genato Mota & Patricia Robert (vo) from Brazil Minas, and Bandoneon's Satoshi Kitamura, followed by simple melody and dialogue (dialogue). A collection of beautiful works.
In July 2014, they released their 3rd album “My Native Land” (KING RECORDS).
From the guitar trio with Yoichi Okabe (per), Shinji Sawada (Choro Club / b) and Sei Kudo (b), Asuka Kaneko (violin), Yoshiaki Sato (accordion), from Brazil A recording centered on quartet organization with Andre Memari (piano) for each song, and presents a new chamber sound in Tokyo, the evolution of the ensemble.
In September of the same year, he released a duo work "Wavenir" (hummock label) with jazz pianist Shihiro Ito.
Two artists and composers spun, attracting attention as a guitar and piano duo that emits spiritual synergy with subtlety, and tours around the country.
In 2015, he participated in the recording and live tour of composer / pianist “Nobuyuki Nakajima“ Scattering Flowers ”(SOTTO)”.
Also participated in events such as “touch to silence” (SPIRAL RECORDS) and “JAZZTREFFEN” (SONGXJAZZ) in the project “Kazuma Fujimoto (g) × Masaki Hayashi (p) × Ryosuke Hashizume (sax)”.
In 2016, 4th Album «FLOW» (SPIRAL RECORDS) was announced.
Recording trio sound between Masaki Hayashi, (p) and Toru Nishijima (b), with Silvia Iriondo (vo.) From Argentina and Joana Keiros (Clarinet) from Fragil. Based on jazz, he cultivated the nourishment of the earth from a folklore music song in South America, advocating the new shape of chamber music with a quiet sound and relaxing swell.
Song writing including shadows that converge various musical features with modernity, and from the spatial guitar play to the dynamic play using open tuning, its musicality has won high praise and has been numerous in Japan and overseas so far With other artists.
There are a wide range of activities, including participation in live sessions and recording, and music provision.
Every day, I create music that transcends national borders.
Currently living in New York.