Won the Kobe Jazz Solo Audition, and performed with Nettai Tropical Jazz Big Band. Reina appeared in media such as Radio (FM COCOLO), TV (Music-ru TV), and Newspapers.
Won Best Soloist at Power LIVE 2009.
Began performing as a member of the Tokyo Brass Style (Sep 2015 - Dec 2017). Actively supported younger musicians all over Japan, and performed at art appreciation events.
Served as a backing musician for many live performances and studio recordings.
Reina performed across Japan in all 38 shows of Cabaret the musical (Directed by Suzuki Matsuo / Starring Masami Nagasawa).
Started giving lessons and holding seminars about the Aerophone (the first digital wind instrument that Roland released). Published columns about the Aerophone in the music magazine Sax World (Vol. 6 - Vol. 9).
Released her first solo album titled 1031 (Ichi Maru San Ichi), which contains 7 original instrumentals. Magazines such as Jazz Life and Sax World published glowing reviews of the album.
Toured for the album from October 2018 - February 2019. Tickets sold out for all locations.
Performed live at the Da’an Art Reading Cafe in Taipei for 80 guests.
Released a remix of 2 instrumentals from the album 1031.
New single “Thick Fog” was released online.
Among the few female tenor saxophone players, Reina’s trademark is her powerful and energetic performance. Her work is loved throughout the world!