Workshop

The Principles of Traditional Japanese Singing
WORKSHOP

The Principles of Traditional Japanese Singing

Sunday, September 16, 2018

RELATED CONCERT:
Hidetaro Honjoh
Hauta Shamisen: Edo-Period Love Songs

Friday, September 14, 7:30 PM
WORKSHOP
Sunday, September 16, 1:30—3:30 PM

World-renowned shamisen master Hidetaro Honjoh leads a workshop that explores the diverse range of traditional songs written for shamisen accompaniment, from the melody-driven utamono to the story-driven chanting of joruri. Great for composers, performers, researchers and singer/songwriters, this workshop will introduce the fundamentals of how classical shamisen music is structured and vocalized.

Max. 20 participants.

Tickets: $35/$30 members

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Image: Hidetaro Honjoh © OTOWAZA

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