Keiko Higuchi A voice performer, who also works as a photographer, dancer, writer, translator, and voice teacher. Major Works 2007 --starting her solo piano/ singing performance in january. "3 solos+" she produced the event where only singer/song writers gathered. She participated with her solo piano singing performance (april). --"L'esprit du son" vol.2 participated with her voice and the visuals of her mouth movements for dischord (alvaro cassinelli, daito manabe, philippe chatelain)performance in may. --participated in the event "Mimesis" of Dharma Karma Production in july. --played for "Blows & Bombs vol.1" @ superdeluxe (roppongi) in august. --played at "Yokohama Impromusica Fes'07" as a solo performer along with Kazuo Imai trio in october. --solo show @velvet sun (ogikubo) with nobuyoshi ino, shuichi chino, kazuo imai trio in november. --"mitsu" the co-production of the event with a qui avec Gabriel at velvet sun in december. 2006 --Performance in the event named Artena Channel vol.2 in December. --Performance in the event named Artena Channel vol.1 in September. --Performance with Mugi Takei and Shigeyoshi Hosoda in November. --Performance/ Reading for a play with Yuko Senda under the direction of Ara Kim from Korea in Niigata and Tokyo, June. 2005 -- Performance with Crystal Troupe, 'Exploding Art Part3' in March. --Performance with the dancer, Shigeko Matsunaga for I.O Dance Flame Part 2 at Theater X, Tokyo, in June. --Performance with the dancer, Keiko Nakano for the contemporary dance exhibition 2005 in July. --Performed with Tristan Honsinger at Super Deluxe in Tokyo, September 4th. 2004--Performances with other improvisers. --In October she release "Love Hotel 105" and "Love Hotel 608" from guillemets. Now she works on other project on movie, photography and performance under this Love Hotel theme. --In December participated in a performance "INTEGRATION" at Ohya Shiryokan with Crystal Troupe. 2003-- "Enduring Freedom" with Imre Thormann went on the "Japan Now Festival" Europe tour (Switzerland, Germany and Poland). Received some grants from Swiss government and some others. 2002 --"Enduring Freedom" performance with Imre Thormann and the cellist MorishigeYasumune at die pratze in Azabu, Tokyo in April. The same performance took place in Nagano in May. 2001 --Participated in a festival in Maebashi in November. 2000 --"cons/ pros=" solo performance under the name of cleo. K at gallery le deco in Shibuya, Tokyo. -- Her writing and photos were on the magazine "Wild Girls Lullaby". 1999 --Performed with dancers and musicians in Seattle, Boston and New York City, in the U.S. 1998 -- In December, solo performance at "Impulsive Perspective". -- "Burnt Soil" a performance with Imre Thormann (she performed as a dancer) at Jean-Jean in Shibuya, Tokyo in September and October. A part of the Alien Butoh Festival. Performed in Bern, Switzerland. -- started her solo performances. 1997 Self-portrait photography "Angel" received the best prize from Impact Gallery in Buffalo, New York. 1996-97 Started voice performances around the east coast of the U.S. Mainly performed with the group, Saturnalia, and other musicians and improvisers, John Voigt (double bass), Greg Kelley (trumpet), Jonathan LaMaster (guitar, flute, violin), Sabir Marteen (sax), Tatsuya Nakatani (drums). Studies 2003-present Studying Koto, the Japanese traditional string instrument, with Sanae Ishii. 1998-2000 Studied the Japanese traditional dance with Fujima Hakuji. 1997-1995 Studied music theory with Ken Sakurai. 1996-1995 Studied jazz vocals and classical composition at Berklee College of Music 1995-1991 Studied rock and jazz singing with Susan Carr. Since 1999 she started giving voice and body training on actors, singers and models, and after the year of 2004, she became a freelance teacher. From the same year, she also started giving workshops for Crystal Troupe, a group of mentally and physically handicapped people to explore expressions. Press Wild Girls Lullaby CD Jonathan LaMaster's Saturnalia Sublingual Records: SLR002 Boston Underbelly "Music from the City of Revolution" SLR001 "Psudo-" flas-1006 Morishigeyasumune Keiko Higuchi Duo.