All selections are composed, arranged and performed by Masa Hatsuda. Masa Hatsuda bio, Masa Hatsuda, born in Yokohama, Japan, started playing electric bass at age 13. He had many gigs with Rock band in his mid teen's and started playing Jazz at age 18. In his early 20's, while he had gigs at Tokyo's club, he started composing his original tunes which became even repertoire of his current trio. After he moved to New York, he has developed his music enormously and his music is praised by many other musicians. The remarkable thing is that he is completely self-taught. He started performing with his trio in New York area short after he moved to New York.