Keiko Matsui

Mrs. Doi, who is the teacher of traditional Japanese dance, took her daughter to a classical piano lesson when she was five years old. Of course it was the first June after her 5th birthday. Since there is a saying in Japan, that if you take your children to their first lessons in the first June after their fifth birthday, they will keep studying for a long time. Keiko loved her first piano lesson. So Mrs. Doi took her to the lessons every week, in rain or shine. Keiko was a good girl in school. She stood up for her friends when some bullies acted mean to them. She was elected as president of her class several times. Her favorite music in Junior High was Stevie Wonder, Rachmaninov, Sibelius, and the movie soundtracks of Maurice Jarre and Nino Rota. Her favorite jazz musician in Junior High was Chick Corea.

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Events

Date Event Time Tickets
Jul13Wed Keiko Matsui
MIM Music Theater
Phoenix, AZ
7:00 PM

Albums

Live In Tokyo
Live In Tokyo
Shanachie Records
2015
buy
[no cover]
Soul Quest
Narada Jazz
2013
buy
[no cover]
Greatest Hits
Narada Jazz
2011
buy
The Road...
The Road...
Shanachie Records
2011
buy
Moyo (Heart and Soul)
Moyo (Heart and Soul)

2007
buy
[no cover]
Moyo
Narada Jazz
2007
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