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Sayaka Takino (滝野 さやか Takino Sayaka) is a side character of Sound! Euphonium: The Movie - Our Promise: A Brand New Day film. She is a new first-year at Kitauji High School who joins the band as a trumpeter in Kumiko's second year. Additionally, she is the younger sister of trumpet player Junichi Takino.


Sayaka has a charming personality, so it's easy for people to like her. Despite just enrolling at the school, she became an immensely popular person with many friends. However, Junichi Takino sometimes sneaks up from behind her.


  • The name Sayaka is written in hiragana (さやか), which has no special meaning. However, when written in kanji (沙也香, 沙耶香, 沙也加 or 紗耶香), it could possibly mean:**沙也香 - "sand" (沙) (sa), "to be, also" (也) (ya) and "fragrance, fragrant" (香) (ka).
    • 沙耶香 - "sand" (沙) (sa), "question mark" (耶) (ya) and "fragrance, fragrant" (香) (ka).
    • 沙也加 - "sand" (沙) (sa), "to be, also" (也) (ya) and "add, increase" (加) (ka).
    • 紗耶香 - "thread, silk" (紗) (sa), "question mark" (耶) (ya) and "fragrance, fragrant" (香) (ka).
  • Sayaka's surname Takino means "waterfall, cascade, watering place" (滝) (taki) and "field, wilderness" (野) (no).