Goryo Goryokaku


Concert violinist for classical and modern music ; took the first violin lesson at the age of 4 and gave the first concert in the same year, and became the soloist with orchestra for the first time at the age of 11 for Double Concerto by Johann Sebastian Bach. Studied the violin as the principal instrument mainly in Japan, Belgium and Germany and became the winner of 9 International Music Competitions.







What is music to you? What does it give you?

To play, listen and sell, etc.

What is your music dream?

All of them were the reality.

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

Playing the violin (anyway).

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?


Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Naoko Matsui (one of the classical violinists, for example).... ?

What inspires you to make music?

Playing the violin.

What is the message you want to send with your music?

Listen when I play.

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

As usual....

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

The number of the available music competitions....

What do you think of Drooble?

Let see how it works for the first time....

What frustrates you most as a musician?

The number of the available violin concertos....

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

To whom.... ?

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

The capacity of the venues (probably)....

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

Alucard Cercueil (possibly).... ?