Tomo Iwakura (guitar)
was born in Great Britain. When he was twelve years old he began to learn the guitar with Iwao Suzuki. After his completion of a faculty of law at Gakushuin University in Tokyo he studied the guitar with Michael Koch at Peter-Cornelius-Konservatorium in Mainz, Germany. He finished his study of music in 1997 with an excellent degree. Took lessons of N. Yepes, J. Bream, A. Pierri, D. Russel, D.Tanenbaum and many others.
He won the first prize and a special prize at the "Gakusei Guitar Competition" in Tokyo and is also a prize winner of the "Concours International de Guitare" in Ile de Re, France.
Concerts in Germany, France, Peru and Japan.
Lives in Germany since 1989.
His Bach recordings are On-Aired on US Public Radio Stations.