Yujiro Nakajima started playing the guitar in 1983.
He studied music with composer Hisao Omori, jazz guitar with Hiroshi Takashima, and started playing professionally around Tokyo in his early twenties.
He is very much influenced by Brazilian music, has produced a solo CD of original compositions, and has also composed for TV programs. Yujiro moved to Vancouver in 2005 and has been playing Brazilian music and jazz as a soloist and with groups at various venues and has been a regular performer at the Vancouver International Jazz Festival.
He started playing Ukulele in 2010.