Shin Mizutani is a several award-winning composer born in Tokyo, 1991. After his studies of jazz piano at Berklee Collage of Music, he went on to Codarts/Rotterdam Conservatory (Bachelor) and Royal Conservatory of The Hague (Master) in the Netherlands, to study composition and electronic music. His works are performed at several music festivals/concerts in Japan, USA, Spain, the Netherlands, France, Germany, Italy, Greece, Russia and China.
His String Quartet “A Study of Difference and Repetition (2015-2016)” was premiered at Valencia International Performance Academy & Festival 2016 in Spain. In the same year, his chamber work “Quintet for Flute, Clarinet in A, Piano, Violin and Violoncello (2016)” was premiered at International Summer Course for New Music in Darmstadt 2016, in Germany.
His scores and calligraphy are also acclaimed on several different art fields and exhibited at several museums/exhibitions, like “Musica con Vista (2016)” in Italy and “Northern Disease Exhibition (2016)” in Japan.
He has been worked with several world well known ensembles and musicians, such as Klangforum Wien (Austria), Mivos Quartet (USA), Oerknal Ensemble (the Netherlands), Ensemble Phace (Austria) Ensemble Suono Giallo (Italy), Ensemble Linea (France), Moscow Contemporary Ensemble (Russia) and Wood Quintet Rosier (Japan), Sapporo Kreis Quartet (Japan) etc..
He is now currently working as an arranger/orchestrator for The Piano Teacher’s National Association of Japan.
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