Kazuko started playing the piano at the age of three. At the age of eleven she fell in love with the flute and has been playing it ever since. graduated magna cum laude at Osaka College of Music in Osaka. She was accepted for the diploma course and studied at Japans most prestigious college of music Tohogakuen in Tokyo.
In 1989 She moved from Japan to Los Angeles, California. In Los Angeles, She studied composition of music. She later got married in Los Angeles and soon moved to Miami, Florida. She performed with Victor Espinola (Paraguayan Harpist) and Robert Thomas Jr.(Percussion) and that influence with Latin flare on her music. Presently, She is residing in greater New York area and making effort to improve the world through the positive vibrations of the music.
2010 Played her composition at the opening for a museum in Hiroshima Japan
2008 Japanese dance preface performed with her composition at Smithsonian for the inauguration of president Obama.
2007 Composed music “ Seed of Hope” for opening ceremony for the Cherry Blossom Festival.
2004 Agnes Scott College - Composed Music for Modern Ballet Program