彩愛玲

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Ailing Sai was born in Tokyo and studied harp under Ms. Ayako Shinozaki at the Kunitachi College of Music and Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music. Her first album "Hana-Ichirin, A Flower Bringing the Warmth" was released by King Records in 2007 and features music and folk songs of the West and Orient arranged and performed for solo harp. Ailing's debut recital, held at Tokyo Bunka Kaikan in May, 2008, was received with rave reviews and covered by Fox channel × Maybelline NY "Power of Maybe."

Her current activities include concerts in Asia, North America and Europe. In addition to radio and TV appearances, her essays have appeared in numerous publications. Presently, her performance and expressive activities cross many genres including the Japanese premiere of Syrian composer M. Jandali's "Echoes from Ugarit" and collaborations with DJ Michiharu Shimoda (Silent Poets) and Guitarist Daisuke Kojima (Port of Notes) at Japan Fashion Week. Most recently, she has composed the film scores for two documentary movies by Masayuki Hayashi.