Nagauta Shamisen Workshop (Tokyo)
(ONLY 9/15, 10/20, 11/17, 12/15, 1/19, & 2/16)
Sep 15, 2019 - Feb 16, 2020





An event put on by the Arts Council of Tokyo, this workshop is a chance for foreign visitors to get a first look at the Japanese stringed instrument of shamisen. In particular, participants will learn about Nagauta music, which originated as kabuki accompaniment, and get a chance to strum a little themselves. Professional players are there to guide participants through the process, and also put on a performance to inspire the budding new musicians.

An event put on by the Arts Council of Tokyo, this workshop is a chance for foreign visitors to get a first look at the Japanese stringed instrument of shamisen. In particular, participants will learn about Nagauta music, which originated as kabuki accompaniment, and get a chance to strum a little themselves. Professional players are there to guide participants through the process, and also put on a performance to inspire the budding new musicians.

Reservations Reservations recommended, see the official website for details and reservation information.
Contact Info 03-5428-3655
Hours 11:30 - 12:30 / 13:20 - 14:20 / 15:10 - 16:10
Admission Fee Free!
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