Chie has a Bachelor of Music in Harp Performance from Soai University in Japan. She also has performance experience with the piano as well. Chie was one of the privileged performers chosen to be in the university orchestra during her tenure there.
A bilingual (English-Japanese) native of Osaka, Japan she started to play the piano at the age of 2, and began playing the harp at 15.
Under the tutelage of Nippon Harp Association Executive Directors Eiko Masui and Junko Tabuchi, she took the master class at the international harp festival at 17. She has also studied the piano under Juilliard Graduate Izumi Nagayama.
Chie is the owner of "Sound of Harp Hawaii", and an authorized dealer of "Aoyama Harp Hawaii". She aspires to nurture the future harpist and introduce the healing and calming benefits of the harp to Hawaii.
Rates: Harp 30min $40, 60min $75. Piano: 30min $35, 60min $65. Solfege•Music Theory 30min $35, 60min $65