Bio, Press Kit and Downloads


Matt Merewitz (Fully Altered Media)

Booking & General Inquiries;
Nao Kobayashi (EM music)

Score Store (scores and parts);

Bio 100w, 210w and 500w

Please scroll down for Migiwa's bio in 100w, 210w and 500w.

Book+Music "Your Future Story" (2021)

Download "One-sheet' for "Your Future Story" 

More info about "Your Future Story"

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  • 2021 Recipient, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC), Creative Engagement grant
  • 2021 Finalist, John Lennon Song Writing Contest - Jazz category
  • 2020 Recipient, New York City’s NYC Women’s Fund For Media, Music, and Theatre grant
  • 2019 Awardee, Jerome Foundation’s Jerome Hill Artist
  • 2019 Three performances of Migiwa’s have been selected for The Japan Foundation’s Japan 2019 program
  • 2018 Winner, The International Alliance for Women in Music (IAWM) 2018 Search for New Music Competition PDX Prize
  • 2018 Finalist, International Song Writing Contest
  • 2016 Awardee, Brooklyn Arts Council (as co-founder, producer and composer, NY Japanese Women Jazz Composers) 
  • 2015 Finalist, BMI’s Charlie Parker Jazz Composition Prize 
  • 2014 Grammy Nomination, 57th Grammy Award as associate producer of Vanguard Jazz Orchestra’s “OverTime—Music of Bob Brookmeyer”
  • 2012–2013 Awardee  US-Japan Creative Artists Program“Japan-US Friendship Commission”
  • 2012-2013 National Scholarship, Program of Overseas Study for Upcoming Artists, Japan Agency for Cultural Affairs“Japanese Government Overseas Program for Artists”
  • 2011 Grammy nomination as associate producer of Vanguard Jazz Orchestra’s “Forever Lasting - Live in Tokyo”



PRESS PHOTO Download - Migiwa

PRESS PHOTO Download - w/ the band