Born in Japan, 1986, Ken started playing Horn in the age of fourteen. Since 2004 he lives in Germany and studies Horn at “Dr. Hochs Conservatory” in Frankfurt at the academy of music in Detmold. During his studies he got a lot of experience in playing chamber music and youth orchestra. In 2011 he was a member in the NJO symphony orchestra Wintertour (Dutch Orchestra and Ensemble Academy) and in 2012 he plays at the Moritzburg Festival Academy.
Up to now he studies with Soichiro Chino, Norbert Stertz, Stefan Ruf and Johannes Otter.
In 2012 he became a scholar at the International Ensemble Modern Academy.
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