Japanese Artists

Mayumi Hama

  • Marimba

 

 

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Mayumi Hama graduated with top honors in percussion performance(Marimba Major) from the Toho Gakuen College of Music. After completing the graduate course at the college, she was admitted to the University of Michigan for a special post-masters research course.

 

She studied the marimba under Keiko Abe and Michael Udow, the percussion performance under Kyoichi Sano, and the drum set under Michael Gould.

 

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Mayumi Hama’s Career

2004

“Mayumi Hama and Friends From Michigan” (Anchore concert) in Shimosuwa, Nagano

 

Played in the 13th Academi percussive enseble performance “The Shattered Mirror” as a guest performer in Seoul, Korea

 

“Marimba and Piano Houga-coppice-no Oto Concert” in Miyoshi-cho, Saitama

2003

“PIANO & MARIMBA Bikkuri! Odoroki-no Ongaku-kai” (piano & marimba concert) in Takeo-shi, Saga

 

“HINASE Smile Classic Concert” in Hinase-cho, Okayama

 

“Mayumi Hama Marimba Concert” in Hitachinaka-shi, Ibaraki

 

Performed in “Masanori Kato Gosenfu-no Canvas” at Tiara Koto, Tokyo

 

“Wakabatachi Joint Concert” at Tuda Hall, Tokyo

 

“Kazoku-no Ongakukai” (concert for families) in Izumo-shi, Shimane and in Setoda-cho, Hiroshima

2002

A joint concert in Mitsukaido-shi, Ibaraki

 

“Cello & Marimba Fresh Concert” in Yamakawa-cho, Tokushima

 

“Marimba and Piano Oshaberi Concert” in Kawaguchiko-shi, Yamanashi

 

“Mayumi Hama and Friends From Michigan” (concert)at the Bunkyo Civic Hall (Tokyo) and in Hikone-shi, Shimane

 

Performed in “Masanori Kato Gosenfu-no Canvas Vol.2” at Monnaka Tenjo Hall, Tokyo

 

Played at a concert for children in Okaya-shi, Nagano

 

“DEBUT CONCERT 12:15” at Toppan Hall in Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo

2001

Mayumi Hama Marimba Concert” in Hikone-city, Shiga and Suwa-shi, Nagano

 

Played at the Marimba Festival as a guest performer in Fukita-shi, Osaka

 

“Hama Mayumi to Kataru Marimba no Yuube” at Kitatopia in Kita-ku, Tokyo

2000

Releised her first CD “soundscapes” in U.S.A

Held a memorial recital for winning the prize at the competition

“Mayumi Hama Recital” in Shimosuwa-cho, Nagano

Played at the International Marimba Festival as a guest performer in Fukita-shi, Osaka

Played at the Percussive Arts Society Convention as a guest performer in Dallas, Texas

Held a recital at the Opera House Recital Hall in Seoul, Korea

1999

Held a recital in Michigan, U.S.A

Played at the concert of the University of Michigan

Won the 2nd prize at the 2nd World Marimba Competition

Performed on NHK Nagano TV

1998

Played in “The Shattered Mirror”, the world’s first percussion opera held by the Percussive Arts Sciety Convention in Orlando, Florida.

Concert tour in Ireland.

Performed at the Japanese Music Festival

1997

Performed at the 67th Yomiuri Concert for noteworthy new players on the recommendation of the Dean of the Toho Gakuen College of Music

Concert tour in Shiga, Nara, and Fukushima prefectures

Performed on NHK’s Educational TV

1987

Performed with the Tokyo Symphony Orchestra

1984

Performed on NHK’s Educational TV

Performed in China as a member of a goodwill mission (Tianjin, Beijing)