January 1, 2011

Kazuhito Yamashita

Born in Nagasaki City in 1961. Studied guitar under his father from the age of 8. In 1976, won 1st place at the National Competition held by Japan Federation of Guitarists. In 1977, at the age of 16, became the youngest person to win the world’s largest guitar competitions in Ramirez (Spain), Alessandria International (Italy), and Paris International (France). After that, played and recorded in Japan and the US. His works with “Pictures at an Exhibition” (won German Record... Read More