January 1, 2011

Akiko Higashikawa

Born in Tokyo in 1977 and grew up in Chiba Prefecture. Began practicing with a red toy piano at the age of 3 and began taking lessons in the children’s course at Yamaha. Joined the band club in Elementary school and began playing the violin. Her love for rock music awakened in Jr. high School, and she bought a Greco “Les Paul” from her admiration for Gibson. Began composing music when she was in music school and began performing with a piano. In 2001, self produced the... Read More