''... a mature player with keen sense of composition
[and] considerable technical skills...''
- Vintage Guitar Magazine

''... an excellent improviser in his own bop-inspired style...''
-Scott Yanow (The Author of ''The Great Jazz Guitarists'')

<What's New?>

My latest album, The Nobuki Takamen Trio
is now available on CD Baby, Amazon and iTunes.

The CD release concert in New York will be at
Blue Note Jazz Club on March 31st.
Please mark your calender!

''... the best jazz guitarist Japan has ever produced...''
- AllAboutJazz, Chris Mosey (5 stars)


Guitar Lessons:
I do teach lessons in the NY tristate area and
while I'm on the road. I'm also offering lessons by Skype.
Please feel free to contact me for inquiries.

Please check my lesson page for my lesson materials
as well as my Youtube channel for my lesson videos.

Europe Tour (Nisville Jazz Festival)

Blue Note NY

Solo Concert at Montreal Jazz Festival

Medicine Hat Jazz Fest

For booking and management information,