TANADA Fuminori

Fuminori Tanada was born in Okayama in 1961 and studied composition from 1979 until 1983 at the National University of Art and Music in Tokyo, notably with Yoshio Hachimura. He continued his studies at the Conservatoire Natronal Superieur de Musique in Paris where he received first prizes for composition, orchestration and accompaniment. He is the pianist of the contemporary music group Ensemble Itineraire for whom he has also composed.