KEIGO FUJII --- Hidè's guru Keigo's website (Japanese only). Keigo studied with Ichiro Okamoto, José Luis Gonzalez and David Russell and also at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama under Carey Blyton (composition) and Oscar Espla National Conservatory. Won numerous prize including Ramirez, Orence, Maria Canals, M. Giuliani International Competitions. Invited jury at the Tárrega International Guitar Competition in 2001. He teaches at Osaka College of Music, Japan and his compositions are internationally available, including The Legend of Hagoromo.
MIURA GUITAR --- One of the best guitar luthier in Japan. Hidè uses custom-made 'Aphrodite' and 'Andromeda'.
DAVID RUSSELL --- Grammy-Award winner, classical guitarist David Russell's official website.
HIBIKI ICHIKAWA --- is the only professional player of Tsugaru Shamisen (Japanese 3-stringed-guitar) in the U.K. In 2015, Hibiki has qualified to perform under the Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa, that is granted to only limited honors artists and he is now officially recognised as a world-leading talent of Tsugaru shamisen.
- SIAN JAMES --- is one of Wales' leading female traditional folk singers, as well as a singer-songwriter, an excellent Celtic and classical harpist, and a pianist. Hidè's arrangements of Welsh folk songs are very much influenced by her recording 'Pur (Pure)' - 2000 - BOS RECORDS.
HIDE'S OFFICIAL YOUTUBE CHANNEL --- Concert footage, home/studio recorded materials and other video clips.