Having entered Yamaha Co., Ltd. was 1973, and the first job was "Flute" production. Next, it
got remodeling the woodwind that centered on "Double Reed" and
the job of the repair. Having participated in domestic production "Vienna-Oboe" embodiment was the '77 year. It took charge of the production and prototype
making of "Recorder", "German-Clarinet", and "Saxophon" from year of the '79 to the '81 year. When the development of domestic
production "Bassoon" was begun in Yamaha Co., Ltd. after Japanese
wind instrument Ltd. in year of the '82, it was adopted for the section
of the bassoon doing. A traditional bassoon technology "Mr.
Jurgen Richter" and a classic painting technology were able to be learnt in 1983. A basic thing of the bassoon learnt from "Prof.Firitz Henker Tokyo University of Arts " in this age. It kept making an experimental bassoon from year of the '82 to the '88 year. And, it assumed the position of the bassoon designer in year of the '89. Afterwards, the bassoon of a new type such as Super Bocal invented. It made a passage to repair bassoon and "Vienna Oboe"
from year of the '91 to the '94 year in the "Vienna
Yamaha Atelier" in summer of every year. And, the R&D activity for
bassoon in "Yamaha Atelier Tokyo" was done from the '99 to 2002.The
research and the design were done from the '82 to the retirement as a bassoon
designer and bassoon manufacturer. As a result, excellent domestic and foreign
bassoon players were gotten to know, and friendly relations were able to be
connected. Having retired from Yamaha Co., Ltd. is March, 2005. "Kenmochi
Bassoon Works" started up in May, 2005. In 2009, 4 kinds of "Epees Bocal"development
, And in July, 2012, Sales starting.
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