“ A beautiful voice! ”
“ The peculiarity of her voice is that she has great ease in high notes.”
“ Her voice has powerful forte, sharp as a blade, and ease in PP.”
“ Her voice extends from low notes to high notes and her agility. ”
“ She has great temperament.”
Sayaka started taking singing opera and piano lessons in Japan since when she was very young.
Teenager Sayaka went to Australia as exchange student and she experimented international culture environment there.
She graduated in opera singing from Tokyo College of Music.
She participated in the television program “Me and the Singing” for the Japanese national television NHK. She won the Asia Classic Concert competition in Tokyo, Suntory Hall, for the opera singing category and the Yamagata opera competition. She performed Hikaru Hayashi’s opera “Yodaka no Hoshi” in Yamagata city hall. She sang Beethoven’s 9th Symphony with the Japan Philharmonic Orchestra at Minato Mirai Hall in Yokohama and Suntory Hall in Tokyo and Tokyo Metropolitan Theater.
Later on she came to Italy where she entered the conservatory in Santa Cecilia in Rome. The following year she entered the faculty of literature and philosophy of the University of Rome, Tor Vergata.
She also obtained a three-year degree and a master’s degree in the disciplines of entertainment, performing arts and music (specialization in Entertainment and Cinema) at the Faculty of Literature and Philosophy of the University of Rome, Tor Vergata.
She studied with Michela Sburlati and attended Master classes with Simone Alaimo at the A. Toscanini in Verbania and at the Conca d’oro Academy in Sicily, with Alessandra Althoff at the Internationale Sommerakademie Universität Mozarteum in Salzburg and at the Villa Ca ‘Zenobia Academy in Treviso, with Fernando Opa at Operando di Verona, and with Amarilli Nizza at the Bracciano school.
She was the protagonist of numerous recitals concerts with the famous Pianist Rolando Nicolosi in Rome, at the Teatro Marcello, the Villa Torlonia theater, the Sala Baldini, the Waldensian Faculty of Theology. Also worthy of mention are, the “Gran Galà lirico” concert with the Verbania orchestra, the US-European Network Spring Meeting Recital concert at the Palazzo Pallavicini Rospigliosi in Rome, the concert at the Universität Mozarteum in Salzburg, the lyric concert in Florence, the Recitar Cantando concert at the Aula Magna of the Collegio F.lli Cairoli in Pavia, the Opera Concert at the Cortile di via San Cosimo in Verona, the Concert for listening education (where she performed arias by Giuseppe Verdi) in Arezzo,
She made her debut in the roles of Tosca (Tosca) and Cio-cio San (Madama Butterfly) in Rome.
She sang the roles of Aida (Aida), of Mimì (La Boheme), and of Madama Butterfly.
She was then the cover for the role of Leonora (Il Trovatore) in Japan.
She participated in the Rai 5 television program, “The Italian Opera told by Elio: discovering Aida”.
She played the role of Fiordiligi in Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte at the Orchestra Conducting Masterclass held by Maestro Donato Renzetti at the “Aria di musica” Academy in Rome and Conducting and Singer Masterclass held by Maestro Donato Renzetti in Frentana Musical Summer in Lanciano .
Also part of her repertoire are the roles of Elisabetta in Don Carlo by Verdi, of Amelia in Un ballo in maschera by Verdi, of Lady Macbeth in Macbeth by Verdi, of Giselda in I Lombardi alla prima crociata by Verdi, of Manon Lescaut in “Manon Lescaut” by Puccini, of Turandot in Turandot by Puccini, of Iris in Iris by Mascagni, of Salome in Salome by Richard Strauss, of Arianna in Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss, of Elisabeth in Tannhäuser by Wagner, of Senta in Der fliegende Holländer by Wagner. Her repertoire also includes Stabat Mater and Petite messe solennelle by Rossini and Requiem by Verdi.