Nobuya Monta

Nobuya MONTA was born in 1953 in Osaka , Japan . He studied oboe with Maestro Isamu Iwasaki at Kyoto City University of Arts and then received a master’s degree specializing in composition from Osaka Kyoiku University , tutored by Maestro Ichiro Mononobe. Nobuya Monta completed his studies in composition with Maestro Tim Ewers and Maestro Edward Gregson at the Goldsmiths’ College, University of London in 1991-1992 . His major works include: Opéra OTOHIME, Cello Concerto, Clarinet Concerto, Clarinet Quintet, String Quartet, Piano Quartet, Piano Trio, 2 Trios for Oboe, Clarinet and Piano, 2 Violin Sonatas, 5 Clarinet Sonatas, etc.