Mamiko Watanabe’s latest album "Mother Earth" was released in 2010. She recorded her album, "One After Another" in 2005 and released her second album,"ORIGIN/JEWEL,” which is actually a combination of two separate discs, in 2007. "ORIGIN" is a collection of Funk and Latin influenced compositions and "JEWEL" contains contemporary jazz compositions performed in the classic acoustic piano trio format.
Mamiko was born in Fukuoka, Japan, in 1980. She began studying piano at the age four at the Yamaha Music School, and her talent eventually won her a scholarship in 1999 to attend the Berklee College of Music in Boston where she studied Jazz piano, Improvisation, and Composition.