Born in Tokyo, Japan 1986. Yuto Kanazawa is a jazz guitarist and composer graduated from Berklee College of Music, Jazz Composition B.M. in the fall 2009. Kanazawa grew up in Tokyo and Fukushima, also studied at Koyo Conservatory Kobe, before moving to the United States. At Berklee, he had learned under such greats as Mick Goodrick, Tim Miller, Hal Crook, Dave Santoro, and Greg Hopkins. The Grammy-nominated arranger and trombonist, Phil Wilson, personelly recruited Yuto for Berklee’s Rainbow Bigband. The experience would be a serious training ground for Kanazawa.
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