akimotoProf. Michio Akimoto, includes a long tenure as a professor at Tokyo University of Fine Arts & Music (“Geidai”) and a period as Chairman of Japan Association of Organists.

Today, he ranks among the “elders” of Japan’s pipe organ community. Though now of an advanced age, he continues to enjoy good health and lead an active life.

He has just recently completed the pipe organ study published in a new book : “The Pipe Organ : Its History and Mechanism”.