Emi is a saxophonist. She took her first piano lessons with Akiko ITO in the Yamaha program when she was 3 years old, and for the saxophone she began to learn the saxophone professionaly with Hideyuki SUZUKI when she was 13 years old. Just before she enter the university, she met Kazuo Tomioka, and began to study with him. At the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music she met Nobuya Sugawa, and study with him for 3 years.
After the graduation, she decided to learn in France, in 2009