New York-based jazz pianist & composer and de trois cités records recording artist, Takeshi Asai has been performing in jazz clubs and concert halls in New York, Paris, Tokyo, and other cities in Europe and Asia, as a solo pianist or in ensembles. As acclaimed as “amazingly fluid,” “sensuous,” “so romantic, so wise and so beautiful...” by critiques in the three continents, his brilliant piano improvisation and sophisticated compositions have made him an unique talent in today’s international jazz scene.
In addition to his well-established performing career, he has been known as a keen composer and a producer to theaters, films, singer/songwriters and numerous acoustic and electric composition projects. He is an honor graduate from Berklee College of Music. He currently lives in Westchester, New York with his wife.
Official website: www.takeshiasai.com