Brian Mitsuhiro Wong

Niji Rainbow SF Symphony SMWNiji Rainbow SF Symphony SMW

Saturday, August 21, 2021

 Toro Nagashi

Shinzen Friendship Garden, Fresno

Limited seating to 250 only

Lantern ceremony to honor and commemorate those we have lost


Monday, August 9, 2021, 6pm PDT

“A Remembrance for Peace: Commemorating Hiroshima and Nagasaki”, free virtual event

Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto, Brian Mitsuhiro Wong, Isabella Kazuai Lew and Isako Kajun Kashino will participate, performing the song “Thousand Cranes”, by June Kuramoto and Derek Nakamoto


For these two festivals, Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto Studio:

Nikkei Matsuri – virtual this year
 from April 24-May 9, 2021   




Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival – virtual, this years

Saturday, April 24, 2021

We are very excited that this year, we will present the Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival to you virtually.

Please join us LIVE! on April 24, 2021, at 1pm at the following sites:

Our Facebook Page:

Our Youtube Channel:

The City Channel of Cupertino at:

Comcast Cable Channel 26

AT&T U-verse Channel 99




Friday, August 6, 2021 4pm

Peace Day

Registration and information:



Concert presented by the Consul General of Japan in San Francisco

February 17, 2021

 Wednesday  3pm

 “Japanese Strings: Past, Present and Beyond”

 virtual and free with registration

 Performing music of Chikushi Katsuko, and jazz

 by Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto and Brian Mitsuhiro Wong



"Kanko" and "Nagare", and a jazz tune we wrote, "Down to the Cafe". Join us for a cool music event on Japanese strings!


Consulate Website in English:

Consulate Website in Japanese:







Shirley  Kazuyo Muramoto and koto artists of last summer’s

 “NextGen Geijutsuka: Future Stars of Japanese Cultural Arts”  will present a special live concert featuring the koto music of Kimio Eto, arranged and performed by Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto, Brian Mitsuhiro Wong and Isabella Kazuai Lew.  The concert will air on Sunday, October 25, 2020, at 4pm (pacific time) on the Old First Concert website  here It will be re-broadcast on YouTube some time after the performance.  For further details please go