山澤 慧(チェロ)

東京藝術大学附属高校、同大学を経て、同大学院を修了。第2回秋吉台音楽コンクールチェロ部門第1位。第11回現代音楽演奏コンクール"競楽XI"第1位、第24回朝日現代音楽賞受賞。音川健二、藤沢俊樹、河野文昭、西谷牧人、鈴木秀美、山崎伸子の各氏に師事。文化庁新進芸術家海外研修生として、フランクフルトにてM.Kasper氏に師事。
藝大フィルハーモニア管弦楽団首席チェロ奏者、千葉交響楽団契約首席チェロ奏者。

YAMAZAWA Kei(Violoncello)

Born in Dec.1987 in Tokyo, Japanese cellist Kei Yamazawa is one of the most sought-after musicians of his generation.
He studied cello performance at Tokyo University of the Arts under the tutelages of Fumiaki Kono, Nobuko Yamazaki and Hidemi Suzuki. Currently he is the Principal Cellist for The Geidai Philharmonia Orchestra,Tokyo and Chiba Symphony Orchestra.
Yamazawa has garnered major prizes to this date, including: 1st Prize at “Kyogaku XI”, 11th Contemporary Music Performance Competition (2014); The 24th Asahi Contemporary Music Award (2014); the 1st Prize at The Akiyoshidai Music Competition (2013), and; the 3rd Prize at the VIVAHALL Cello Competition (2012).