小林 豊美/Toyomi Kobayashi

flute player(flute, altoflute, bassflute, piccolo, andes25F, etc)


flute instructor

ジャズフルート奏法をBob Zung氏に師事。

菊地成孔、本田雅人、中牟礼 貞則、土岐英史、
柳原陽一郎、桑原あい、上野まな、川平 慈英(順不同・敬称略)等。

2008年には、アメリカ・ボストンにあるバークリー音楽大学での リサイタルでも演奏。
2012年夏には、ニューヨーク大学で行われたSIM summer intensiveに奨学金を得て参加。

これまでの参加作品は【KENTA TSUGAMI -BOZO&phonolite ensemble-】
上野 まな【Fairies】【Re:Morning】
かららん【若くて 青い。】中溝ひろみ【BIRTH】
アニメReLIFE サウンドトラック(劇中音楽)等。
【BIRTH OF SOMEHIN’ COOL vol.1】には、オリジナル「ASACHARI」収録(他3曲演奏参加)
【Sumitty&The Funfair】には、オリジナル「ポレポレ」「ハルミ」が収録(全曲演奏参加)

2011年12月に自身の1st solo album「そろそろ」をリリース。
2012年12月に2nd album「はなす」をリリース。
2017年1月に3rd album「おうちで」をリリース。

Talkin' side-A、自由行動、Phonolite、かんきゅう、などのグループに参加し、

Raised by parents who love music, Toyomi was exposed to various kinds of music. Started leaning piano, music dictation, and eurhythmics at the age of three, and developed perfect pitch. At the age of eleven, captivated by the sound of a flute she heard on TV, she started taking flute lessons.

Encountered jazz at sixteen. In 2003, she entered Senzoku Gakuen College of Music to take the Jazz Course. Studied the jazz flute method by Bob Zung. Also learned chord theory, composition, arrangement, harmony, etc.

Started playing professionally during college, and has played with Naruyoshi Kikuchi, Yasuhiro Yoshigaki, Hiroaki Mizutani, Akira Sotoyama, Sadanori Nakamure, Motohiko Ichino, Masayasu Tsuboguchi, Ai Kuwabara, etc.

In 2008, she played a recital at Berklee College of Music in Boston. In summer 2012, she joined the SIM summer program held at New York University with the Kathleen Henessey Scholarship for Women Improvisers.

Toyomi appeared on “KENTA TSUGAMI -BOZO & phonolite ensemble-“, Mana Ueno “Fairies” and “Re:Morning”, MONONKUL’s “Flyfolks, Crawlfolks, Singfolks” and “South Bound”, Kararan’s “Wakakute Aoi”, Hiromi Nakamizo’s “BIRTH”, Sumito Oi's “Sumitty & THE FUNFAIR”, “ReLIFE(animation) soundtrack” etc.

The compilation album “BIRTH OF SOMETHIN’ COOL vol.1” released in December 2014 includes her composition “ASACHARI” (She played on three additional songs in this album).

In December 2011, Toyomi released her first solo album “Solosolo”, her second album “Hanasu” in December 2012, and her third album “Ouchide” in Janually 2017.

In addition to her own projects, TOYOMI SOLO, Koe to Fue. Toyomi plays mainly in Tokyo with Talkin' side-A, JiyuKoudou, Phonolite, Kankyu etc.