Hirotaka Kawai


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Kawai Japan

Hirotaka Kawai was the president of the Kawai Music Corporation in Japan following in the footsteps of his grandfather, the company's founder and his father, who expanded the company after World War II. Kawai-San played a vital role in the development of factories both within Japan and in several other Asian countries. While maintaining a strong and dedicated dealer base, the company has also been active in music education programs, which increase the number of active music makers and strengthen the mission of the company to provide high quality products that inspire musicians.