Haruka Hayashi (violoncello)

Born in Osaka, began piano studies at the ege of 4 and cello at 11. Graduated from the Tokyo University of the Arts (Geidai) and from its Graduate School. Active since still a student as a member of "1966Quartet" and also as a duo "Aura Veris" with her sister Soyoka Hayashi, composer and pianist. Released many CDs from the Nippon Columbia Co., Ltd. Performed in many music festivals such as Spring Festival in Tokyo, Sendai Classical Music Festival, La Folle Journee au Japon, etc. and joined concerts organized by the Japan Foundation in Singapore, Seaul, and Tokyo. Working actively with a wide variety of artists as a sollist, chamber music as well as orcherstra player.