Conductor Shinichi Nakadate
Born in Tokyo. After joining the chorus club at Fuchu-Nishi High School in Tokyo, she graduated from Shobi Gakuen Junior College, Department of Music (Voice Division). He studied vocal under Shozo Okubo and Hiroshi Kakumaru, and voice physiology under Hiroyuki Koyama, and has been a member of the professional chorus group "Chamber Choir NISSHO" for 10 years since 1991, serving as concertmaster. Currently, he is a permanent conductor of more than 10 groups mainly in Tokyo and Kanagawa, and is involved in a wide range of other activities, including teaching numerous chorus groups and ensemble groups, guest conducting concerts, teaching chorus workshops in various places, and judging competitions. He is a board member of the Japan Choral Directors Association (JCDA) and a member of the "ONGAKUJU". He is a member of the Kanagawa Choral Director's Club. He is an individual member of the Tokyo Choral Association.