Megumi started playing the piano in Japan at the age of three and studied at the prestigious Toho School of Music. Having moved to the U.S. at the age of twelve, she has won numerous awards, including first place in Young Artist’s Competition at Bozeman State University and first place in Yamaha Music Competition in State Division. She was a guest soloist performing with Glacier Symphony Orchestra and with Billings Symphony Orchestra. While her focus is on piano performance, she also has a Master’s degree in music theory and incorporates analytical insight into piano teaching. She is an active chamber
musician, working at University of Toronto, Royal Conservatory of Music, and Morningside Music Bridge festival in Calgary, collaborating with a wide range of instruments and specializing in viola repertoire.