Kana Omori is an international marimbist and percussionist from Japan.
Kana Omori Musical Biography
Kana has been awarded several prizes, including First Prize at the International Music Competition in Kobe, Japan in 2006 and the First Prize and Absolute Prize at the International Percussion Competition in Italy, in 2010, where she was also awarded a special prize from jury member N. J. Zivkovic.
In 2011, she was awarded the Cultural Prize of the City of Kyoto.
Kana has performed as a marimba soloist with many orchestras throughout Japan and has appeared on several Japanese music television and radio broadcasts.
Having released five albums of marimba music, “Je Te Veux”, “Capriccio Grazioso”, “Siguiriya Gitana”, “Duo KAtriNA” and “café de KANA”.
Kana is always interested in performing, recording and premiering new works written for her.