根本 直人
Humanities | Department of Cultural Studies
NEMOTO Naondo
Specially Approved Visiting Professor
Profile
  • Graduated from the Department of Composing Studies, Faculty of Composing Studies, Kunitachi College of Music
  • Appointed as a high school teacher in Fukushima Prefecture, leading high school brass bands, including those at Nakoso Technical High School and Iwaki High School, to the National Brass Band Concours 13 times in total. From 1999, he taught the brass band at Iwaki High School, leading them to the Tohoku preliminary of the National Concours for 11 successive years. From 2001, he led the brass band to the National Concours for years in a row, ending up with four Gold Prizes and four Silver Prizes.
  • Granted the distinguished band director award by the Japanese Band Directors Association

Major research areas
Music
Other
Regular conductor of Onahama Kashinoki Choir