Mai was born in Tokyo.
She has started piano at age of 3. Sax at the elementary school.
She had also saxophone/Jazz private lessons with Seiichi Nakamura.
She attended at Senzoku gakuen college of Music.
Her major in musical theory and Harmony with Toshihiko Katori, arrangements with Koichi Osamu ,Brazilian ensemble, Modern Jazz ensemble Big band ensemble, Japanese traditional instrumental, Jazz Sax with Bob Zang
In addition to studied music around the world like music of India, Bari, Thailand and Japanese traditional music,
At 2005 she graduated from college. And went to USA for see roots of music
After backed to Japan she started work with Brazilian musician and knew many kinds of Brazilian music such as choro,Forró.
At 2007 and 2009 she went to Brazil, stadied with great saxphone player Zé Canuto e Daniela Spielman.
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