Maya Nozaki, born in Miyagi, Japan. She studied music pedagogy at Musashino Academia Musicae and received bachelor diploma. In 2011 she started studying the baroque flute with Liliko Maeda. A year later she entered Koninklijk Conservatorium Brussel to study with Barthold Kuijken and Frank Theuns.She was chosen as soloist for the orchestra project of the conservatory, and performed flute Concerto by Leclair. She won the 3rd prize at the International competition for early music Yamanashi in 2015. She participated in the Europe tour 2016 with Bach Collegium Japan. She received her Master diploma with distinction in 2016.