Vocalist, Drummer, Composer, Lyricist, Producer, Began performing in nightclubs as a drummer with piano-playing father, Sid at the age of 9.


As Solo Artist - 6 Albums
There Comes A Time - 1980
Commercial Life - 1986
Take A Look - 1990
Hearts On Fire -1992
Snyder's Market - 1998
Nami's Song - 2001
Click "HAYAMA" for details..


Works Recorded By

Patti Austin, Phillip Bailey, Christopher Cross, Corinne, Bill Champlin, Sheena Easton, Emil, Roberta Flack, Hall & Oats, Dr. John, Bobby Kimball,,Taj Mahal, Robbie Neville, Propeace Regine, Leon Russel, Michael Sembello, Tim Schmit,, Lenny Williams, Edgar Winter, See theVarious Works link below for more details.

For T.V. / Film

Water Margin, Monkey (Japan-U.K. Australia),Luppan Sensei House, Harukanaru Soro, Marine Express, Tale Of Africa (Jimmy Stewart) Drifting Classroom, Abunai Dekka, Dekka Kizoku,,Long Way From Home, Kiraware Matsuko


Musical Travels

Australia,, Belgium, China, Denmark, England, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Holland, Hong Kong,, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Nepal, Norway, Philippines, Portugal, Russia, Scotland, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, U.S.A.,


As Author
For You -Poetry & 1 short story
Little Rose (Fairy Tale-Japanese)

World Of Words

The Alphabet Song
The Counting Song
The Animal Song
The Opposites Song
The Time Song
The Shopping Song

6 Books/Casettes series for children to learn English with music The same concept, in a new release, Dec 2005- "Cinamon to Eigo de Asobo" (have fun learning learning English with "Cinamon"-a very popular character in Japan.


Here's a few words about my company, Izit Music & Arts Ltd. Click on the image.


For Jingles

As composer, lyricist, vocalist, musician, producer or any combination thereof.. Most of what is listed below is for Japan.

Toyota, Lipton Tea, Nescafe, United Airlines, Xerox, Canon, Mitsubishi Motors, Honda, Sony, Sharp, Akai, Konika, Nissan, McDonald's, Seven Eleven,Citizen Watch, Panasonic, Nabisco, Cadilac, Knorr Soups, Bridgestone, Schwepps, Nissan, Shiseido, Seiko, DeBeers Diamonds, Seven Eleven, Kirin Beer, Shonan Beach F.M., All Nippon Airways Bandai, Suntory, Sapporo Beer, Scorpio Music, Town & Country, Coca-Cola

For Fashion

Issey Miyake Men's Collection PARIS 1992- Composer, live performer & Assistant Director


Other Collaborations

With Jean-Michel Kajdan, Ivan Lins/U.Martins, William Sheller, Danaé, Makinto, Lucid Beausonge, Henri Belolo, Roman Photo, Yasu Numata, Corinne, Clementine, Guest Vocalist "Les Nuits Des Musiciens," The Django Reinhardt Festival; Petit Journal Monparnasse with The Jean-Michel Kajdan Group- Act Against Aids Theme song (Japan-S.E. Asia) -- Formed "Hayama" Labe (SPPF) & IMA Songs (SACEM). Also, see the Various Works page (at left)


For Artists In Japan As Composer and/or Lyricist

Kuwata Keisuke, Southern All Stars, Mr.Children, Godiego, Imai Miki, Char, Ann Louis, Checkers, Agawa Yasuko, Tamori, Sanada Hiroyuki, Yamaguchi Momoe, Mickie Yoshino, Hayami Yu, Sugiyama Kiyotaka, Goro, Sakakibara Ikue, Zeppet Store, Zabadak, Sunaga Experience


As Member of "Godiego"(Japan)

40 albums released, First rock group in China/ Concert for the Pope in Japan- Concert for 60,000 in Katmandh, Nepal,
International Year of the Child ( UNICEF). T.V. Radio, Film, Reunion tour in '99/2000. See link below for more info.


With Keisuke Kuwata

As Actor:

Inamura Jane 1990

Drum Clinics

Performances for ROLAND, world-wide. Clinic tours for TAMA in Japan, Australia, Double drum performances with Bill Cobham, Elvin Jones Please see the Drum Zone

As Human

Grateful to be a student of Joe Porcaro, Al Lepak, my Dad & my fellow musicians. Secondary Instruments: Piano, Vibes, Marimba, Flute- Speaks English, Japanese & French. Good cook too!