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!
Hello Everyone! We are happy to announce that Miho’s Jazz Orchestra has been selected as one of ten acts to be touring nationwide for the Creative New Zealand’s “Arts on Tour” this year! We will be touring our brand new album “Bumpy Road” during this time. It will be a fun packed exciting national tour. We are super excited!! We hope to see you soon at one of our gigs!! Album launch party will be held at the Pt Chev RSA on Sun 11th October from 7:30pm. (*Please note we had a last min venue change for 26th & 27th November. Please see the gig listing. Thanks!)
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.
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! Album also available from the Realgroovy Record Store in Auckland.
“EXIT 621″ has made a surprise entry onto the NZ official album sales chart ranking #19 in its first week of release (May 2013) and again at #18 in the New Year (Jan 2014) thanks to our ever-growing fan base and fantastic touring team. Enter a new dimension in the world of jazz and experience eight instrumental tracks exploring Miho’s globe-trotting creative background in punk-ska, contemporary classical and world music. This energetic fun packed instrumental album will take you on a very special musical journey!