Upcoming Events



Sunday September 1, 2019 1p-3p

 American Bon Dancing
 Yerba Buena Esplanade
 San Francisco, CA

American Bon Dancing –
An Invitation to Dance features an array of traditional masters including
 taiko pioneer and NEA Heritage Fellowship Awardee 
P.J. Hirabayashi,
Murasaki Ensemble koto innovator Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto,
and Odori dance expert Reiko Iwanaga, the leader of the
San Jose Obon Odori Festival.
 San Jose Taiko,
 one of the leading taiko ensembles outside of Japan, also performs. 
American Bon Dancing incorporates both traditional numbers still performed in Japan and more recent dances and songs created in the United States.






Koto Music Classes

Taught by Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto-Wong.