Teamed with him...Yas Okayama, KANKAWA, Motohiko Hino, Murakami “Ponta” Shuichi, Benisuke Sakai, Will Matthews, Norman Simmons, Chris Murrell, James Leary, Benjamin Schatz, Mark Isbell, Toku, Jyosei, Shinpei Inoue and others.
Fumio Yanatake is the jazz guitarist who mainly use 7 string D'Angelico guitar. He fascinates audience by his sensibility and wide musicality such as solo guitar, playing with big band, swing and contemporary Jazz. Kind tone and beautiful phrase is his characteristic. He also released his first album with talented members who he has played together over 20 years in 2016 and the album was highly evaluated. Beside his playing, you can't miss his talents for music composition. His areas of activity are expanding in not only internal but also external and his future success is greatly anticipated. [Official Website]