- J. Michele Edwards
(b Sendai, March 5, 1949). Japanese composer. In 1971 she graduated in composition and piano from the Tōhō Gakuen School of Music, Tokyo, where she studied composition with Yoshirō Irino. She attended the Darmstadt summer course in 1972 and in December began composition studies with Olivier Messiaen at the Paris Conservatoire, graduating in ...