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Welcome!!

Flute and sax player Miho Wada performs jubilant original jazz tunes, fusing her distinctive pan-pacific flavour with Japanese pop, contemporary jazz, and irresistibly feel-good dance-happy grooves!

“Bumpy Road” & Arts on Tour NZ

Thank you so much everyone for coming to our shows!  We had an incredible 5 week – 25 date National Tour on Arts on Tour NZ.  It was a massively successful tour and we even had our “Bumpy Road” album charted within top 20 of the official NZ Album Chart for 5 consecutive weeks too!  Huge thanks to everyone involved in making this magic happen.  Hope to see you again soon!!

Listen to MJO on Air New Zealand!

We are excited to announce that “MJO Live at the Lab” album is available for your enjoyment on Air New Zealand inflight entertainment!!  Please check us out if you are flying Air NZ this Easter!  Here’s the LINK

MJO Live @ The Lab

Miho’s Jazz Orchestra are excited to announce the release of “MJO Live @ The Lab” CD & DVD set!  The ultimate answer to their fans’ growing demands for a live album, Miho’s Jazz Orchestra has recorded and filmed an intimate concert at the Lab Recording Studios.  MJO’s fun-loving energy spills over in this feel-good album!  Also available from Marbecks Records Shop.

Memphis Dreamin’

Miho is back from her incredible musical journey to the US.  Writing, learning, performing and recording with amazing artists in New Orleans, Memphis and Nashiville.  One of the highlights was of course the recording session at the legendary Sun Studio!!   New EP Memphis Dreamin’ is her musical souvenir to you all.  Enjoy!

Mystery Banana Charted #13

Our brand new album “Mystery Banana” has entered the official NZ album chart at #13 in its first week of release!  Then at #19 in the following week!  What fantastic news to cap off our incredible week with sold-out tour including the Waiheke International Jazz Festival and the official album launch concert at the Tauranga National Jazz Festival during Easter weekend.  ”Mystery Banana” was recorded in Tokyo, Auckland and London, so come along with us as we take you across the globe on an MJO musical journey.  Thank you all SO much for your continuous support, we couldn’t do this without you!

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