Kana Miyamoto Bio
Flutist Kana Miyamoto's debut record "Spring Doze" is a beautiful, musically diverse recording that bears repeated listening. - Steve Cardenas
Kana Miyamoto makes an auspicious debut recording exhibiting both a gorgeous tone on the flute and a very personal approach to synthesizing classical, jazz and rock influences in her compositions and improvising. Definitely worth checking out!
Kana Miyamoto is a New York based flutist, educator and a composer originally from Japan Kana Recently released her debut album ''Spring Doze'' which already has been getting reviews from magazines.
She started playing flute at age of 13. In 2002, the Agency for Cultural Affairs in Japan awarded Kana an, "Up-and-Coming Artist Overseas Training System" grant, which allowed her to study abroad to U.S for a year in Nevada and the experience there made her decided to graduated from Interlochen Arts Adademy for three years after her study. Kana returned to Japan to pursue and graduated a degree in Music at Tokyo College of Music. She started her career while she was in college as a soloist, sideman, recording for TVCM music and performed for music festivals. By her deep interest in jazz music, Kana moved to New York in 2014 to pursue a performance degree from the New School’s Program for Jazz and Contemporary Music. She also joined Hudson Jazz workshop in 2015 as a fellowship student. Her 1st album ‘Spring Doze’ released in 2017 which lead to her first Japan tour in 2018. Recently She has been performing jazz clubs and venues in NYC.
2017 Kanacept ''Spring Doze
2014 Minori Ota Album ''Chiisana Sora'' 小さな空