In 2006, the work of the Japanese artist Mieko Miyazaki's "The Current" (Koto and Shakuhachi flute)
is elected by the specialists of "Hogaku Journal" as the one of the 30 most beautiful compositions of all time for the Koto.
His apprenticeship with Tomizo and Sachiko Tamura sensei HURUYA
sensei, then in the "Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and
Music"is crowned with a performance by soloist in the presence of
the Empress of Japan in the Imperial Palace.