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Traditional culture experience program for foreign visitors【Shamisen of nagauta workshop】

Category Event
Date Sunday, April 16, 2017 ~ Sunday, March 18, 2018
Time December 17, January 21, February 18, March 18(12:00~12:50 / 13:30~14:20 / 15:00~15:50)
Place Asakusa Culture Tourist Information Center 6F (2-18-9 Kaminarimon, Taito-ku, Tokyo)
Content Let’ try traditional Japanese music instruments shamisen
“Nagauta”, which originated as kabuki music and developed as shamisen (three-string instrument) music, is a type of traditional Japanese music. You can try shamisen and professional nagauta players will give a powerful performance and explain nagauta in a way that makes it easy even for first-timers to understand.
* Admission free
* Around 25 people at per workshop, reception at 1F of the venue, first come, first serve
Organizer Arts Council Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture)
URL http://www.tokyo-tradition.jp/eng/program/034/
PDF Shamisen of nagauta workshop flyef

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