Haruna Fukazawa is a New York-based flutist originally from Tokyo, Japan. She has been an active
member of the American and Japanese musical scenes as a performer, composer, and recording
artist for over a decade.
After graduating from Mushashino Academia Musicae in Japan, Haruna’s musical career started as a
classical musician. Upon attending a performance by the great Oscar Peterson, Haruna decided to
dedicate her life to jazz.
Haruna’s straightforward, joyful, and powerful playing style is inspired most by her legendary
teacher and mentor Frank Wess