Junko Onishi

Junko Onishi was born on April 16, 1967 in Kyoto, Japan. Post-bop jazz artist favorably compared to jazz great McCoy Tyner and admired contemporaries Kenny Kirkland and Mulgrew Miller.
Junko Onishi is a member of Pianist

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🎂 Junko Onishi - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

Currently, Junko Onishi is 53 years, 6 months and 7 days old. Junko Onishi will celebrate 54rd birthday on a Friday 16th of April 2021. Below we countdown to Junko Onishi upcoming birthday.

Popular As Junko Onishi
Occupation Pianist
Age 53 years old
Zodiac Sign Aries
Born April 16, 1967 (Kyoto, Japan)
Birthday April 16
Town/City Kyoto, Japan
Nationality Japan

🌙 Zodiac

Junko Onishi’s zodiac sign is Aries. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Junko Onishi was born in the Year of the Goat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Goat enjoy being alone in their thoughts. They’re creative, thinkers, wanderers, unorganized, high-strung and insecure, and can be anxiety-ridden. They need lots of love, support and reassurance. Appearance is important too. Compatible with Pig or Rabbit.

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Post-bop jazz Artist favorably compared to jazz great McCoy Tyner and admired contemporaries Kenny Kirkland and Mulgrew Miller.

Before Fame

She studied at the Berklee College of Music after which she relocated to New York City.


Her song Trinity was featured in Blue Note: A Story of Modern Jazz, a 1997 documentary.

Family Life

She was born in Kyoto and grew up in Tokyo where her family nurtured her talents by enrolling her in classical piano lessons.

Associated With

She credited Duke Ellington, Thelonious Monk, and Ornette Coleman as being her artistic inspirations.

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