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With Shamisen Fujimoto Hideki-kai on Coast to Coast TV (Bolinas to San Rafael)

World Premier of Marty Regan's Homework

Murasaki Muraiki, CD and CD release party montage by Bill Lange

With Ensohza at Taiko Ten

Review of performance at the Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, CA


Upcoming Performances:


2016
• 3rd Thursday Poetry, Thursday, Aprtil 21, 7 PM, 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
• Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival, with Ensohza, Saturday, April 23, Cupertino, CA
• Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival, with Fujimoto Hideki, Sunday, April 24, Cupertino, CA
Sonoma Matsuri, Saturday, May 7, with Ensohza, Santa Rosa, CA
San Francisco International Arts Festival, Friday May 20, 7 PM, and Saturday, May 21, 4:30 PM, with Genny Lim and Marsahll Trammel at The Firehouse Theatre, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA
Japanese Cultural Fair, Saturday, June 4, Santa Cruz, CA
Enmanji Teriyaki BBQ and Bazaar, Sunday, July 10, with Ensohza at Enmanji Temple, Sebastopol, CA
Enmanji Bon Odori, July 16, with Ensohza at Enmanji Temple, Sebastopol, CA
Buddhist Church of San Francisco Obon Odori , July 24, with Ensohza at The Buddhist Church of San Francisco, 1881 Pine Street, San Francisco, CA
Art In the Redwoods, Saturday and Sunday, August 13 & 14, with The Ernst Bloch Bell Ringers, Gualala Art Center, Gualala, CA


Recent Performances:


2016
Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, Japantown, San Francisco, CA
• Inverness Garden Club Primrose Tea, with Shirley Muramoto, Dance Palace, Pt. Reyes, CA
• 3rd Thursday Poetry, 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
• Stanford Pan Asian Music Festival with Shirley Muramoto, Brian Wong, and Shoko Higake, Bing Auditorium, Stanford, CA
• Buddhist Temple of Marin with Shirley Muramoto, Brian Wong, and Shoko Higake, Mill Valley, CA
• 60th Birthday Celebration for Tomi Nagai-Rothe with Riley Lee, Berkeley, CA
2015
Hotel Nikko, with Galen Rogers, Hotel Nikko, San Francisco, CA
• With Fujimoto Hideki, JCCCNC, Japantown, San Francisco, CA
Art In the Redwoods, with The Ernst Bloch Bell Ringers, Gualala Art Center, Gualala, CA
• The Sun Goddess and the Mirror, Saturday, Crown Hall, Mendocino, CA
• Dragon's Breath Theatre, Anchor Bay, CA
• 3rd Thursday Poetry, 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
215 Main, with Chris Doering, Don Watanabe at 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
Hotel Nikko, with Galen Rogers, Hotel Nikko, San Francisco, CA
• With Fujimoto Hideki, Hamilton Recreation Center, San Francisco, CA
Buddhist Church of San Francisco Obon Odori , with Ensohza at The Buddhist Church of San Francisco, 1881 Pine Street, San Francisco, CA
Enmanji Bon Odori, with Ensohza at Enmanji Temple, Sebastopol, CA
Enmanji Teriyaki BBQ and Bazaar, with Ensohza at Enmanji Temple, Sebastopol, CA
• The Sun Goddess and the Mirror, Ukiah, CA
215 Mainwith Chris Doering, Don Watanabe at 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
Hotel Nikko, with Brian Wong, Hotel Nikko, San Francisco, CA
Japanese Cultural Fair, Santa Cruz, CA
• SF City College, with Maikaze Daiko, San Francisco, CA
Hotel Nikko, with Maikaze Daiko, Hotel Nikko, San Francisco, CA
215 Main, with Chris Doering, Gabriel Yanez, Don Watanabe at 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
Hotel Nikko, with Reigen Fuji, Kyle Abbot, and Bruce Ghent, Hotel Nikko, San Francisco, CA
Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, with Ensohza, Japantown, San Francisco, CA
Oakland Asian Cultural Center, A Night of Japanese Fusion with Reigen Fuji, Kyle Abbot, Bruce Ghent, Brian Wong, and Pierre Archain, OACC, Oakland, CA
Sonoma Matsuri, with Ensohza, Santa Rosa, CA
2014
• Ernst Bloch Bell Ringers Christmas Show Gualala Art Center, Gualala, CA
Enmanji Buddhist Temple, with Ensohza, Sebastopol, CA
Art Object Gallery, with Kaoru Kakizakai, Shirley Muramoto, and Brian Wong, San Jose, CA
Hotel Nikko, with Maikaze Daiko, Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason St, San Francisco, CA
Free Berkeley World Music Fest, Moe's Books, 2476 Telegraph, Berkeley
Hotel Nikko, with Maikaze Daiko, at Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason St, San Francisco, CA
215 Main, with Chris Doering, Gabriel Yanez, Pete Galey at 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
Wa no Kokoro: The Spirit of Japan, Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino, CA
Art In the Redwoods, with The Ernst Bloch Bell Ringers, Gualala Art Center, Gualala, CA
57th Street Gallery with the Hump Day Orchestra, Oakland, CA
Enmanji Bon Odori, with Ensohza, Enmanji Temple, Sebastopol, CA
Handley Cellars, with San Nin Kai (Jiro Hess, Mark Zanini), Handley Cellars, Philo, CA
Yerba Buena Gardens, with Ensohza, Kyle Abbot and Yukiyo Takaishi, Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco, CA
Japan Day Festival & Bon Odori, with Awaodori Sakura-ren, Japantown, San Francisco, CA
Monday Night Jazz, with The Noname Jazz Band (Bruce Loke, Carlton Carey, Piere Archain, John Groves), Dr. George W. Davis Senior Center, San Francisco, CA
Oakland Asian Cultural Center, Murasaki Ensemble 25th Anniversary Celebration, Oakland, CA
Japanese Cultural Fair, Santa Cruz, CA
• with Baku at The Timber Cove Inn
57th Street Gallery, Oakland, CA, with the Hump Day Orchestra
Sonoma Matsuri, with Ensohza
Oakland Asian Cultural Center, OACC Pacific Pathways Dance Festival with Ensohza
With Cloudfire, Gualala Art Center, Gualala, CA
Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, Japantown, San Francisco, with Ensohza
• 3rd Thursday Poetry, 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
San Jose Nikkei Matsuri, Japantown, San Jose, with Ensohza
Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival with Hideki Fujimoto Kai, Cupertino Community Center, Cupertino, CA
• For Tibetan Monks of Gaden Shartse Monestary, Point Arena Theatre, Point Arena, CA
• Rumi's Caravan, Gualala Art Center, Gualala, CA
• 3rd Thursday Poetry, 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
• Art Object Gallery with Shirley Muramoto, Brian Wong, and Kyle Abbot, San Jose, CA
2013
Gualala River Run Brunch, with Chris Doering, Gualala, CA
215 Main, with Chris Doering Trio (Chris on guitar and Gabriel Yanez on drums) at 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
Millbrae Japanese Cultural Festival, with Ensohza, Millbrae, CA
• with Hideki Fujimoto Kai, Disaster Relief Fundraiser, Union Church of Cupertino, Cupertino, CA
• Dragon's Breath Theatre, Anchor Bay, CA
Art In the Redwoods with The Ernst Bloch Bell Ringers, Gualala Art Center, Gualala, CA
Art In the Redwoods Dedication of Haiku Path, Gualala Art Center, Gualala, CA
• Hideki Fujimoto Kai Annual Recital, JCCCNC, Japantown, San Francisco, CA
Mendocino Music Festival, Solo and with Ensohza, Mendocino, CA
Enmanji Bon Odori with Ensohza, Enmanji Temple, Sebastopol, CA
• Guest appearance with Cloudfire, Arena Theatre, Point Arena, CA
Concert at Rhythmix, with Ensohza and Maze Daiko, Rhythmix Cultural Works, Alameda, CA
SF Asian Art Museum, Opening for 'In The Moment', San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Ethinc Dance Festival, with Ensohza on the Festival Stage, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
Japanese Cultural Fair, Santa Cruz, CA
No Name Bar, Sausalito, CA, with Piere Archain Quintet (Bruce Loke on trumpet, John Groves on piano, Piere Archain on bass, Carlton Carey on drums)
Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival, Cupertino, CA, Appearances with Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto, and Hideki Fujimoto Kai
• With Michael Gould and Cornelius Boots, First Unitarian Universalist Church, San Francisco, CA
215 Main, 3rd Thursday Poetry and Jazz, and part of the Whale and Jazz Festival (Tim Muller on guitar, Jamo on bass, Chris Campbell on drums) at 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, Japantown, San Francisco, Appearances with Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto, Tamie Kooyenga, Hideki Fujimoto Kai, and Ensohza
215 Main, with Chris Doering Trio (Chris on guitar, Keith Abrams on bass, Gabriel Yanez on drums) at 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
• Benefit Concert for Japanese Cultural Fair with Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto, Masahiro Nitta, Kyle Abbott, Michael Sasaki, Brian Mitsuhiro Wong, Pacific Cultural Center, Santa Cruz, CA
Japanese Hogaku: New sounds from America and Japan with Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto, Masahiro Nitta, Kyle Abbott, Michael Sasaki, Brian Mitsuhiro Wong, Old First Church, San Francisco, CA
2012
Holiday Concert for the Coast with The Ernst Bloch Bell Ringers, Gualala Art Center, Gualala, CA
215 Main, with Chris Doering Trio (Chris on guitar, Keith Abrams on bass, Gabriel Yanez on drums) at 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
International Taiko Festival, Novellus Theater, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
Millbrae Japanese Cultural Festival, with Ensohza, Millbrae, CA
Autumn Music of Japan, with Tamie Kooyenga and Tomohiro Tanaka, Gualala Art Center, Gualala, CA
• Dragon's Breath Theatre, Anchor Bay, CA
Fifth Haiku Pacific Rim Conference, with Tanka poet Linda Galloway and Butoh dancer Don Mcleod, Asilomar, CA
Stewart Kummer Gallery, with guitarist Chris Doering, Gualala, CA
Grace Cathedral with Tamie Kooyenga, Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, CA
Art In the Redwoods with The Ernst Bloch Bell Ringers, Gualala Art Center, Gualala, CA
• 3rd Thursday Poetry with Tanka Poet Linda Galloway, 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
Enmanji Bon Odori with Ensohza, Enmanji Temple, Sebastopol, CA
215 Main, with Chris Doering Trio (Chris on guitar, Keith Abrams on bass, Gabriel Yanez on drums) at 215 Main, Point Arena, CA
May Show Opening, Gualala Art Center, Gualala, CA with guitarist Chris Doering
World Shakuhachi Festival, Kyoto Art Center, Kyoto, Japan
Japanese Cultural Fair, Santa Cruz, CA
Nikkei Matsuri, San Jose, with Ensohza
Sonoma Matsuri, Santa Rosa, with Ensohza
Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, Japantown, San Francisco, Appearances with Hideki Fujimoto Kai, Ensohza, and Tamie Kooyenga
Authors on Asia, at the Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, CA
• With Chris Doering Trio (Chris on guitar, Keith Abrams on bass, Gabriel Yanez on drums) at 215 Main, Point Arena
• With Fujimoto Hideki Kai at Oshogatsu Matsuri, JCCCNC, Japantown, San Francisco
2011
Accompanied Kenneth Patchen poems from Kenneth Patchen: A Centennial Selection at Readears Books, Sonoma, read by Jonatathan Clark (editor) and Bart Schneider (publisher)
World Premier of 'Homework' by Marty Regan - with the Ernst Bloch Bell Ringers and the Anchor Bay Children's Choir, Gualala Art Center
• CD Release Party for 'Lost In The Wood' - with Chris Doering Trio (Chris on guitar, Keith Abrams on bass, Gabriel Yanez on drums) at 215 Main, Point Arena
Millbrae Japanese Cultural Festival with Ensohza
• Taiko Ten with Ensohza - Stanford University
• Art in The Redwoods with the Ernst Bloch Bell Ringers - Gualala Art Center
• Gualala Whale And Jazz Festival
• Taiko Ren Anniversary Party
• San Francisco Asian Art Museum