(Cellist, Composer, Arranger, and Programmer.)
Recorded and performed with Ringo Shina, Angela Aki, Jazztronic, Crazy Ken Band, YUZU, Kumi Koda, Crystal Kay and so on.
Appeared in lots of PV and TV programs.
He is the only cellist in JAPAN who plays 5 and 6 strings cello, along with the regular 4 strings.He’s good at playing ROCK style using lots of improvisation. He likes to use pedals such as Fuzz, Delay, Rat boosters and so on.He adores Frank Zappa and loves dogs.
He worked as a trainer for the Japanese actor called Masahiro Motoki, when he had to play cello in the film called „OKURIBITO“.
The film is known as „Departures“ in the outside of Japan and won the Best Foreign Language Film prize at the 81st Academy Awards. The film is depicting a cellist who becomes a funeral professional.
In 2009, he released another CD as a member of the band called B-CLUB from P-VINE. Kotaro worked not just as a main composer/programmer and a cellist, he even sung in that band.
In 2010, released CD from Midi Creative as a member of UNCLE BOY.
In 2011, took part in Kabuki play called „May sanndai taisetsu“, as a improvising cellist. The play was broadcasted on TV by the station called WOWWOW.
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