Riwa graduated from Senzoku Gakuen College of Music (洗足学園音楽大学, Senzoku gakuen ongaku daigaku). Till now, she has experience in music teaching for over 20 years.
Riwa is also well-trained by Yamaha Music Foundation when she devoted herself to the music education career, expertises in teaching young ages. She has teaching experience at Russian style music school (Elite Music Institute) in United Arab Emirates. After moving to Australia, Riwa taught and performed at Centre for Youth and Community Music at Charles Darwin University for 3 years. She built up a systematic program for her adult students to help them progress more effectively.
Riwa is fully filled with enthusiasm and passion to teach all levels. And she is also an easy-going and friendly teacher who has an approachable personality.