Michiyo Honma

Graduated from the department of cembalo at Ueno-Gakuen Music College.


Awarded a prize of encouragement in the department of contemporary music at the 7th Paris International Clavecin Concours held in August 1985.

Together with “L’ ensemble Contrechamps” a contemporary music group from Swizerland in 1989. She performed “Cembalo Concerto” by Manuel de Falla and as premieres the work [Music for Flute and Cembalo]by the Japanese composer Mutsuo Shishido.

In this year she was invited to “Pan Music Festival”in Seoul Korea to introduce some Asian works and her performance was very well received.

At Tokyo Bunka kaikan Culture Center Recital Hall she held a series of solo-recital annually focusing on the contemporary works from Asia, Holland, Korea, East Europe, Spain, Italy, respectively.

In 1993 she played an important role in “Spain:The Flag-bearers of Contemporary Music” at Casals Hall.

In 1994 she held 2 kinds of solo-recitals with bthe title of “Message from Spain”in Tokyo and Urawa.

In 1995 she was invited to [The Festival of Warszawskie spotkania Muzyczne] in Warsaw Poland to play Professor Wlodzimierz Kotonski’s works in [Hommage a Kotonski] that his 70 anniversary concert amd the first complete public performance of [Four seasons].

She played for Polish Radio Program some pieces which are dedicatoria to her.

She recorded Professor Ib Norholm’s work {A Path of Snow and Creaking} in Copenhagen by Recording Productions SteepleChase.

In 1997, performed Polish works at ISCM World Music Day's in Seoul, South Korea.

August 28, 2011 Performed a solo recital at the Engorm Church in Denmark. Plays Danish and Japanese contemporary music.

September 1, 2012 Solo recital at Susa Festival in Næstved, Denmark. Performs contemporary harpsichord works from Denmark, the Netherlands, Poland and Japan・・・・・・




SteepleChase Kontrapunkt  [Nine soli/ib norholm]

SteepleChase Kontrapunkt [Michiyo Honma  Contemporary music for harpsichord]

Classico [Hans-Henrik Nordstrom 3]

Classico [Hans-Henrik Nordstrom 4] 

Classico [SPHINX]

Classico [Susa 4]

SKC [17th Pan Music Festival]  韓国フェスティバル

JFC [日本作曲家協会1990] Mutsuo Shishido 作品