Takeshi Tanaka is an award winning collaborative pianist including 6th Japan Ensemble Competition, and 1st Wiener Operetta Competition. Takashi regularly performs with notable Japanese singers
singing in Europe such as Akiko Nakajima (Wiener Vorks Oper, prof. Wiener Music Conservatory), Shigehiro Sano (Italy, prof. Tokyo College of Music), Masao Takeda (France, lecture, Tokyo College
of Music) when they are in Japan.
He also serves as performance pianist and head of stuff pianist for many opera companies and symphonies in Japan such as Tokyo Symphony Orchestra and in Japan as Gunma Symphony Orchestra
He is an alum of prestigious Suntory Hall Opera Academy, and obtained master degree of performance from Tokyo College of Music with accompaniment major.