Music has always been such a strong part of Akari's life. After graduating from the Queensland Conservatorium of Music in 2018, Akari has found her passion for teaching and is currently studying a Masters of Teaching at QUT. Akari has been an active member of the music community in Brisbane, performing with the Queensland Conservatorium of Music, Queensland Youth Orchestra, and the Australian Youth Orchestra. As well as orchestral playing, she has performed in many musical productions both amateur and professional including the Queensland Conservatorium's production of West Side Story and The Secret Garden. While Akari is an active member of the music community, she loves sharing her passion and knowledge with her students.