Born in Tokyo in 1995, Rino Murakami graduated from Tokyo University of the Arts with a bachelor's degree and master's degree in composition at Hochschule fuer Musik und Theater Leipzig, and is now Meisterklasseexamen student in the same school.
In addition to composing instrumental pieces, including orchestral pieces, Murakami has also been involved as a vocal performer for premieres of the pieces by her own and other young composers as well.
As a composer, she is particularly interested in developing new vocal arts and using words or languages as musical material.
She is a DAAD scholarship holder 2020/21 and NEUSTART scholarship holder 2023.