2019 USA Songwriting Competition 1st prize winner of World music category (USA)
2019 Yamamuraya Song Contest 1st Prize winner (JPN)
2019 The Sound Contest 3rd prize (JPN)
2018 YAMAHA Music Instrumental SENRYU (JPN)
2017 The Sounds Contest Special prize (JPN)
In 1987, Tatsuya was born in Kyoto. His mother is a teacher of piano, and he started to play piano since childhood, but it's frustrated because his finger is short. He got a guitar when he was a high school student, and he formed some bands to play rock and pop. Since this ages, Japan was rushed into depression. His friends gave up their music and dream. But he continued to play at live music clubs and music festivals as a solo musician. Finally, he concentrates on writing lyrics and composition. Because it's too heavy and hard to carry his music instruments by himself.
He has composed 400 over songs by now. His skill of writing lyrics and composition could be evaluated by Japanese professional musicians gradually. In 2017, The Sounds Contest, all Japan songwriting competition, he won the special prize. In 2019, he won the 3rd prize of this competition. And the same year, he won the 1st prize of The YAMAMURAYA Song Contest and got the prize money 1,000,000 yen. And furthermore, He won the 1st prize of the world music category in the 24th USA Songwriting Competition.