|Japanese Voice||Atsuko Tanaka|
|Anime||Episode 06: On the Way Home|
Yuriko Ochiai is Emi Igawa's piano instructor.
Yuriko has short dark brown hair and brown eyes. In the manga, she is depicted wearing a ponytail tied back during the the Maihou Piano Competition.
Yuriko is shown to be a caring piano instructor to Emi.
As a piano tutor, Yuriko can play the piano and is skilled in teaching, having taught Emi, who is considered a gifted pianist.
Yuriko became Emi’s piano mentor, when she came with her mother to Yuriko’s doorstep, after deciding that she wanted to pursue the piano.