GINZA CONNECTIVE VOL.46
An interview series featuring Ginza people in conversation with violinist Chisako Takashima. With a special fondness for Ginza, which holds many memories both from her professional and private lives, Takashima explores Ginza from various dimensions with her guests. In this volume, she welcomes Jin Hirayama, President and Representative Director of Space Trust that runs a real estate business in the Tokyo area including Ginza.
Violinist. Takashima started taking violin lessons from the age of 6. After a successful career abroad, she moved her home base to Japan, where she currently performs in concerts across the country. Highly noted for her character in TV and radio appearances, she has currently opened up her career to more diverse fields with an unchanged focus on her profession.Chisako Takashima official website
President and CEO of Space Trust Co., LTD. As vice-chair of Ginmikai, an association of young entrepreneurs in Ginza, Hirayama leads Ginza in its efforts to make it an even more attractive town. He had worked for an IT venture company until 2006, when his father passed away in 59 and he joined Space Trust Co., LTD.
Hirayama has a passion for cars and motorcycles and raising marine fish and coral.
Written by Mizuho Takahashi; Place of interview: Space Trust Co., LTD
Finally released! Chisaka Takashima’s long-awaited new album, Strings on Fire.
A compilation of 12 tunes: 3 originals, including “Some Day, Just the Two of Us,” a duet with the cello, played by her second son (age 6), and other classical standards.
Featuring special album cover art drawn by Masashi Kishimoto, author of the popular manga NARUTO.
Celebrating the 20th anniversary of violinist Chisako Takashima, opening new frontiers with the second album released under her new record label.