hisae nakajima phoro

While at high school it was her ambition to be a jazz pianist. After graduating, she studied jazz piano under Takehiro Honda and Toshiyuki Daitoku and Fumio Itabashi, and rhythm under Yuji Imamura.
After that she played at various live venues around the Tokyo area including Shinjuku Pitinn, Airegin, and formed her own trio and group.
She developed a performance style based around both standard and original pieces. She released an album ‘Junior Line’ in 2000 and another, ‘Terminal’ in 2010.Besides performing, she also writes a lot of published music related textbooks.