Hiroko Suzuki was born in Japan in 1965. She attended the Tokoha Gakuen Tachibana High School music department, and in 1982 she received the second prize in the SBS Competition of Shizuoka.
In 1985 she entered the Toho Gakuen School of Music, and won the first prize in the Ensemble Department of the Flute Convention Competition in Kobe.
She has studied Baroque flute with Wilbert Hazelzet under whom she attained in 2000 a Certificate and a Diploma in chamber music performance at the Royal Conservatory, The Hague.