From Amsterdam, born in Japan. Composer/Arranger, Guitarist and music producer. Discover daily news, performance information, press releases, and more.

Independent professional composer, arranger/guitarist from Amsterdam and the member of Sena, Buma-Stemra and Arti et Amicitiae. She supports many singers, musicians and bands. She has started playing music since three in Western classic music with piano, and switched into playing guitar in Rock, Pop, Country, Blues, World music and any genres. She also performs with traditional Asian lute “Yueqin” from Japan. She is the director of Sakura Music & Art.


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Rei is a professional composer, arranger and guitarist from Japan. She is a multiplayer plays Yueqin and released 8 CDs (2 Rock Band, 3 Solo, 3 East Asian music projects). She participated in many music products and devoted to the industry (CD, video, animation, film, commercial music, event, festival). Her career has started as a rock guitarist. She taught students at music schools.

Since 2000, she relocated to Paris and started her music career through Europe, United States, Asia and many other countries. She creates her music by fusion of ”Oriental & Western” and ”Modern/Rock and Traditional” music. She moved to Amsterdam in 2005, and established her own company Sakura Music & Art culture center in 2011.

During the autumn of 2013, she suddenly started painting by pointillism. Today, she attempts to combine music and painting or any other artistic activities.

It was 2000-2003 she used to write essay for a Japanese publisher’s company every week. And 2019 she decided to start writing book. It will be published in 2024.


1994   Aoniyoshi (Unesco event in Japan) 

2002   Embassy of Japan in Paris (concert) 

2002   Air France (concert) 

2003   Fnac in Paris (concert) 

2003   Rande-Vous TOYOTA in Champs-elysee in Paris (concert) 

2005   Atlanta Dogwood Festival 

2011   Sakura Music & Art (music production) 

2015   Noordeslag/Altersonic festival 

2016 – 2019   Songhouse Productions (music production)

2017 – current  NO SMOKE AMSTERDAM (Rock’nRoll Blues Band)  

2023 – current. REISAN (music production & publisher’s)


1991-1996   Pan School of Music 

1995-1997   Nippon Kogakuin Techincal College 

2007- 2022   Director of Sakura Music & Art 


2014   1st exposition at “Eind van de Wereld” in Amsterdam 

2015   Weekeind Java in Amsterdam