Goto was born in Japan and began studying the violin at the age
of three. She grew up in Tokyo and in 1991 graduated from the Toho
Gakuen School of Music receiving a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Violin
Performance. She went to the USA in 1991 to pursue graduate studies
at The Juilliard School of Music, graduating in 1994.
won Artist International's 1994 Young Artists Award in New York
and made her New York Debut at The Carnegie Weil Recital Hall in
1995 receiving the highest critical acclaim.
has been a member of the
Australian Chamber Orchestra since