Keiko Matsui, is a Japanese keyboardist and composer, specializing in smooth jazz, jazz fusion and new-age music. Her career spans four decades, during which time she has released twenty CDs. She is an Internationally acclaimed & celebrated pianist, composerand Humanitarian marking her 30th anniversary of recording with the debut of her newest album âJourney To The Heartâ.
âMy melodies are my living testimony,â declares internationally acclaimed pianist, composer and humanitarian Keiko Matsui. A world citizen, Matsuiâs music speaks to the hearts and souls of fans around the world, transcending borders and building bridges among people who share a common appreciation of honest artistry and cultural exchange. âMusic creates a oneness,â says the striking, petite powerhouse who has worked alongside everyone from Miles Davis and Stevie Wonder to Hugh Masekela and Bob James. âJourney To The Heart is my gift to my fans. I want to deliver the most beautiful and emotional experience.â Keiko, who has lent her voice to raise awareness for such causes as The Daniel Pearl and the Susan G. Komen Foundations says, âI feel the world is getting crazier and we need to collectively go back and recall what connects us allâ¦our spirits, hearts and our souls.â On Journey To the Heart, Matsui more than delivers what she has come to be loved for breathtakingly beautiful transcendent melodies that transport the listener. A master storyteller, Keiko Matsui crafts passionate and emotive songs with lush harmonies and global rhythms to create timeless musical anthems.