Hisae Kori was born in Hokkaido, She obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Music from Kunitachi College of Music in Tokyo.
After graduation in Japan, she studied music at Ecole National de Musique Paris and Conservatoire National de Resion de Rueil-Malmaison.
In 1998, she won the second prize at Japan Wind and Percussion Competition in Tokyo and also Concours National de la Musique in Paris.
She studied under Tokio Muramatsu, Koichi Hamanaka, Kazuko Ninomiya, Guy Deplus, Florent Heau and Michel Arrignon.
Currently she teaches many school bands in Japan and she plays clarinet many concert hall in Japan.