Izumi Takeo,Translation:Philip Flavin
History and genealogy of people blowing the shakuhachi.
Focused on the people with shakuhachi portrayed in the ancient Japanese drawings.
51 song sheet music of Jin Nyodo school. Beautifully calligraphed by Jin Nyodo's own hand. Limited Edition!
For store pick-up, please order in advance.
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Romance de Amour, Love Story, The House of the Rising Sun, Bridge over troubled water, Annie Laurie, Amazing Grace, Alone Again, Unchained Melody, Yesterday Once More, Oh My Darling, Clementine, Imagine and many others. Total 60 songs. Kinko, Tozan and western notation all noted.
Texts in Japanese only.
Akagi no Komoriuta,Abare daiko,Amagigoe,Amesakaba,Isesaki-cho Blues,Inochi Kurenai,Iwaibune,and many others.Total 55 songs.
Kinko, Tozan and western notation all noted. Texts in Japanese only.
Written by a leading shakuhachi player, Keisuke Zenyoji. Designed for the shakuhachi learner. Pictures and text teach how to maintain the instrument, finger and mouth positioning and producing notes, scales and songs. Shakuhachi history and different schools. A print-out English translation comes with the original book along with a practice CD.
Long-awaited Kinko sheet music by Goro Yamaguchi (Originally written by Kindo Miura)honkyoku pieces. Available in 2-volume.(Set collection only) Single-sided print.
Written by the national award winning shakuhachi player, Keisuke Zenyoji. Designed for the shakuhachi learner. Pictures and text teach how to maintain the instrument, finger and mouth positioning and producing notes, scales and songs, shakuhachi history and different schools...Comes with a practice song CD.
ORIGINAL JAPANESE BOOK ONLY/For English translation, see B0503
1.Following traces of a composer Yamaguchi Goro 2.Co-stars talk about him 3.Researchers & students talk about him 4.Shakuhachi players talk about him (Accompanying CD track "Zangetsu"from 1998 at the Denver Shakuhachi Festival) JAPANESE ONLY.