Yukako Yamano(山野 友佳子) first started studying music piano at the Yamaha Music School when she was three.

She entered the high school attached to Tokyo College of Music, then Tokyo College of Music in classical piano major. At the age of eighteen, in the meantime, her expanding interest for music let her learn jazz music and soon began live performances to play her compositions.

She has been playing at many venues and jazz festivals including in Asian countries, Middle East, Europe, United States, and Africa alongside international artists in various music genres.

She is currently a instructor at Korg Cafe Style music program , and instructor at Vocal School DADA.