Takumi Uchida

Composer and artist. Born in Fujisawa City, Kanagawa Prefecture. Spent 9 years of elementary and junior high school as a homeschooler, without attending school as a homeschooler. Taking his experience of growing up in solitude as a starting point, he creates works using music and words on the theme of sorrow and transience. He graduated from Tokyo University of the Arts with a degree in composition. Currently, he is enrolled in the Global Art Practice program of the Graduate School of Fine Arts at Tokyo University of the Arts.

Major awards include the third prize in the composition category at the 29th Sogakudo Japanese Song Competition in 2023, and the Excellence at 4th Hanna Composition Award in the free composition category and in the piano solo category.