Tomohiro Hatta is a rising Japanese pianist on the international scene.
His virtuosity, technical brilliance and sensitivity drew attention amongst the most prestigious living pianists such as Billy Eidi and Caio Pagano.
Born in 1986, Tomohiro Hatta began his musical studies at the age of 5 with Makiko Endo and continued this at the age of 10 with Noriyuki Miyazawa, one of the most important piano teachers in Japan, and his important mentor in his country.
Honored by the 10th Hamamatsu International Piano Academy, in September 2005 he headed to Paris and continued his musical career at the Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris, Conservatoire National de Région de Paris and Conservatoire Départemental de Gennevilliers with the highest results. In 2016, Tomohiro Hatta obtained his Master Degree in Piano Performance at ESART with the highest mark.
Tomohiro Hatta is performing around the world: UK, Germany, Italy, Czech Republic, Russia, USA, Portugal, Slovenia, Panama, Morocco, India, Turkey, among others. He played in very prestigious concert halls all over the world such as Salle Pleyel in Paris, Tribeca in New York and Rudolfinum Hall in Prague, and festivals such as "Bon Anniversaire Monsieur Chopin" (broadcasted on television France 3), Festival Carré d'As Jeunes Talents, Chopin Festival in Paris (Bagatelle), Dias da Musica, Imago Festival, Delhi International Arts Festival, Pafos 2017 - European Capital of Culture 2017, among others. At the beginning of 2018 Tomohiro Hatta performed 18 concerts in 18 different cities all over China.
Tomohiro Hatta has been awarded several prizes.
In 2003, he was awarded 3rd Prize and the Smetana Prize at the International Piano Competition Rudolfinum Firkusny.
At the International Piano Competition HRH Princess Lalla Meryem (2006) he was awarded the following prizes:
3rd Prize of Virtuosity
Special Prize of the Embassy of France for the best performer of Contemporary Music
Special Prize of the Embassy of Russia for the best performer of a Russian composer
Special Prize of the Delegation of Culture of the Wilaya of Rabat-Salé
In 2010, he won the 1st Prize at the International Piano Competition Maria Campina and the 2nd Prize at the International piano competition "A. Scriabin".
In 2013, he obtained the 3rd Prize at the International Piano Competition Istanbul Orchestra Sion.
He recorded for France 3, RFI, RTP-Antena 2, RTV Slovenia, and two unique albums dedicated to Alfredo Keil and João Guilherme Daddi, the latter who played with Franz Liszt.
Tomohiro Hatta currently teaches at the Conservatoire à Rayonnement Régional de Cergy-Pontoise and at the Conservatoire Coudray-Montceaux in France.