JAID - Japan Artists Information Directory

Shirley Muramoto Wong

Instrument/Discipline: Koto; Murasaki Ensemble
School (流): Ikuta-ryū
Ha/Kai (流派/会): Chikushi-kai
Professional Name (芸名): Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto

Home Address: 4026 Woodruff Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
Home Phone: 510-482-1640

Employment: UC Berkeley
Email: smwong@berkeley.edu
Website 1: www.skmkoto.com
Website 2: www.murasakiensemble.com

Do you teach? Yes

Do you perform? Yes

Additional information:

Shirley Muramoto Wong’s first teacher was her mother, Kazuko Muramoto. She teaches and performs traditional and modern koto music, and writes some of her own music. She also performs in a world jazz fusion group.