Sachiko Furuhata was born in Yokohama, Japan, and completed her piano studies at the Tokyo Conservatory. Further studies took her to Germany at the Detmold University of Music and the Robert Schumann University in Düsseldorf. Her concert activities have taken her to Germany, Holland, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, and Japan. With this third recital album, Sachiko Furuhata takes up selected works by Frédéric Chopin. Through the famous etudes, nocturnes, and waltzes, different moods are brought out and compared in this portrait of the composer.