Shamisen Workshop
with Kine-ie Nami

October 5, 2009
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Used in the kabuki theater and bunraku puppet theater, the three-stringed shamisen is one of the most important and versatile instruments in Japanese traditional music. Kine-ie Nami, the nagauta-style master who is also active in the contemporary music scene, leads this workshop, giving an overview of the traditional Japanese pentatonic scale as well as special playing techniques.


$40/$35 Japan society members

This event is sold out.

  • Monday, October 5, 2009
  • 5:00 pm