Makiko Hayasaka

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Makiko Hayasaka
Tokyo College of Music
Music Liberal Arts, Foreign Languages
Job title
Ph.D(University of Bristol), MA(University of Bristol), MA(Tokyo University of the Arts), BA(International Christian University)
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Nov 2019
English Translation, National Committee of Japan, Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale
Apr 2018
Part-time Lecturer, Music Liberal Arts, Foreign Language (English), Tokyo College of Music
Apr 2018
Mar 2019
Visiting Researcher, Music Research Institute, Kunitachi College of Music
Sep 2016
Jul 2018
Research Associate, Department of Music, University of Bristol
Sep 2017
Nov 2017
Teaching Assistant, College of Liberal Arts, International Christian University
Oct 2015
Mar 2017
Japanese Language Teacher, Student Union, University of Bristol
Feb 2017
Feb 2017
Subtitle Reviewer, BBC Bristol
Jan 2016
Jan 2017
Tutor, Postgraduate School, Faculty of Arts, Department of Music, University of Bristol
Sep 2012
Aug 2014
Scholar, Rohm Music Foundation
Apr 2008
Jul 2009
Teaching Assistant, Division of Humanities, Department of Music, International Christian University


Sep 2009
Jun 2016
Department of Music, University of Bristol
Apr 2006
Mar 2010
Literature in Music, Graduate School of Music, Tokyo University of the Arts
Apr 2002
Mar 2006
Humanities (Music), Faculty of Liberal Arts, International Christian University

Published Papers

Show Boat: Some Considerations on Its 'Innovativeness' in the Context of Broadway Musicals in 1927
Makiko Hayasaka
Bulletin of Music Research Institute, Kunitachi College of Music   31 147-172   Mar 2019
The Reception of Tamaki Miura in Britain, 1914-1915: A Case Study of Historical Research Using Digital Newspaper Archives
Makiko Hayasaka
Bulletin of Tokyo College of Music   42 157-175   Jan 2019
Organ Recitals as Popular Culture: The Secularisation of the Instrument and Its Repertoire in Britain, 1834-1950
Makiko Hayasaka
University of Bristol      Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Hubert Parry's Organ Chorale: The Influence and Reception of Bachian Musical Idioms in Early Twentieth-Century Britain
Makiko Hayasaka
Organ Studies   40 60-74   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
The Organ Chorale in Britain at the Beginning of the 20th Century with Particular Reference to the Works of Sir C. Hubert H. Parry
Makiko Hayasaka
University of Bristol      Oct 2010   [Refereed]


American Hit Song Index, 1921-1945
Makiko Hayasaka; Akane Kawabe; Yuri Nakamura; Natsuki Watanabe; Jun Yoshinari (Organiser)
Bulletin of Music Research Institute, Kunitachi College of Music   31 19-70   Mar 2019
Makiko Hayasaka
'Orchestra Monthly,' Programme Book, Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra   24-27   Sep 2014   [Invited]
Conference Report: International Musicological Society Conference 2012
Makiko Hayasaka
CHOMBEC News   (14) 4-4   Jan 2013
Organ Recitals at the Brighton Aquarium
Makiko Hayasaka
CHOMBEC News   13 12-13   2012

Conference Activities & Talks

Tamaki Miura in Britain: Reconsideration on Her Performance and Its Reception in 1914-15
Makiko Hayasaka
The 70th Annual Conference of the Musicological Society of Japan   20 Oct 2019   The Musicological Society of Japan
From Church to the Movies - Theatre Organ in Early-20th-Century America
Makiko Hayasaka
Kunitachi College of Music, Music Research Institute Lecture Series 'American Music in History'   12 Oct 2018   
America as Reflected in the Musical 'Show Boat'
Makiko Hayasaka
Kunitachi College of Music, Music Research Institute Lecture Series 'American Music in History'   22 Jun 2018   
Liberal Arts and Music: What I Learned at ICU, Tokyo University of the Arts and the University of Bristol
Makiko Hayasaka
13 Nov 2017   
Organ 'Thunderstorms': The Practice and Reception of Descriptive Organ Music in Late Nineteenth- to Early Twentieth-Century Britain
Makiko Hayasaka
19th-Century Programme Music   25 Nov 2016   Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini
Music While You Shop: The Musical Life of the Royal Arcade, Boscombe
Makiko Hayasaka
British Association for Victorian Studies, Annual Conference 2016 'Consuming (the) Victorians'   31 Aug 2016   
The Sacred Sounds of Watering Places: Organ Recitals at Victorian Aquariums
Makiko Hayasaka
10th Biennial Conference on Music in Nineteenth-Century Britain   9 Jul 2015   
Organ Recitals by the Sea: The Case of the Brighton Aquarium
Makiko Hayasaka
Royal Musical Association Research Students' Conference   12 Jan 2015   
Interpreting the Light-Straight Spectrum in Organ Music
Makiko Hayasaka
Research Seminar, Department of Music, University of Bristol   25 Mar 2014   
Makiko Hayasaka
IMS Rome 2012: The 19th International Congress of the International Musicological Society   Jul 2012   

Teaching Experience



VOICE SPACE 3rd CD album 'Arabesque Letters'
Makiko Hayasaka   Artistic Activity   Jul 2019
Lullabies (Excerpt)
Makiko Hayasaka   Artistic Activity   Jun 2017
A short version of 'Lullabies - A Musical Drama Featuring the Life and Works of Chuya Nakahara'. Revised for the concert of VOICE SPACE, Tokyo Inspiration Vol. 6 'Voices Crossing over the Sea, Women, Lullabies!', held on 2 September 2017 at Shibuy...
I Am an Asura - A Musical Drama Inspired by Kenji Miyazawa's 'Spring and Asura'
Makiko Hayasaka   Artistic Activity   Sep 2013 - Nov 2013
Script written for the concert of VOICE SPACE, Tokyo Inspiration Vol. 5 'I am an Asura', held on 16 Jan 2014, Za Koenji (Tokyo).
Makiko Hayasaka   The Others   Feb 2010
Makiko Hayasaka   Artistic Activity   Apr 2006 - Today
Lullabies - A Musical Drama Featuring the Life and Works of Chuya Nakahara
Makiko Hayasaka   Artistic Activity   Jun 2006 - Dec 2006
Script written for a play featuring Japanese poet Chuya Nakahara. Composed by Hiromi Nakamura, directed by Mikirou Sasaki, and starring Yui Koguchi. Performed in Yamaguchi (Yamaguchi Center for Arts and Media Studio A, 8 October 2007) and Tokyo (S...
VOICE SPACE 1st CD Album 'Inspiration'
Makiko Hayasaka   The Others   Oct 2006

Research Grants & Projects

Accompanying the Nation: Handel’s Choral Works Arranged for Music Festivals in Nineteenth-Century Britain, with Particular Reference to Manuscript Scores by Sir Michael Costa
The Handel Institute: Research Awards
Project Year: Feb 2017 - May 2017    Investigator(s): Makiko Hayasaka
Music Culture of Britain’s ‘Leisure Palaces’, 1873-1923
British Association for Victorian Studies: Research Funding
Project Year: Jul 2016 - Oct 2016    Investigator(s): Makiko Hayasaka
Rohm Music Foundation: Scholarship
Project Year: Sep 2012 - Aug 2014    Investigator(s): Makiko Hayasaka
The Kao Foundation for Arts and Sciences: Research Grant for Music Studies
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2013    Investigator(s): Makiko Hayasaka
The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation: Research Grant
Project Year: Oct 2011 - Sep 2012    Investigator(s): Makiko Hayasaka

Social Contribution

[TV or radio appearance, Planner, Organizing Member]  (Toyosu Cultural Centre Civic Centre Hall)  21 Sep 2019 - 22 Sep 2019
[Interviewee, Media coverage cooperation]  The Asahi Shimbun Company  The Asahi Shimbun Newspaper  (Morning Edition, p. 31)  17 Oct 2017
Voices Crossing over the Sea, Women, Lullabies!
[TV or radio appearance]  VOICE SPACE  Tokyo Inspiration Vol. 6  (Shibuya Koen-Dori Classics)  2 Sep 2017
Lunchtime Organ Concert
[TV or radio appearance]  (The New Room Bristol, John Wesley's Chapel)  21 Mar 2014
I Am an Asura - A Musical Drama Inspired by Kenji Miyazawa's 'Spring and Asura'
[TV or radio appearance, Planner]  VOICE SPACE  Tokyo Inspiration Vol. 5  (Za Koenji, Tokyo)  16 Jan 2014