Shakuhachi (Japanese Flute) Concert
Saturday August 12, 2023 @ 7:00p.m.
The Arboretum Centre (200 Arboretum Road)
Cost $20.00 or pay what you can
Kurahashi Yodo II started studying the shakuhachi as a child, with his
father, the first director of Muju-An shakuhachi school in Kyoto.
Later he studied with Homei Matsumura, the renowned Kinko-style
shakuhachi player in Nara, Japan. He gave his first recital in 1976
for which he received the Osaka Cultural Award. In 1980 he became the
second director of the Muju-An school. He has toured extensively since
1981, giving performances in the US, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore,
China and Israel. Yodo is director of the Kyoto Hogaku group and the
Kyoto Sankyoku Association. Beginning in 1995 he has been teaching
intensive annual classes in shakuhachi in Boston, New York and
For more information: https://sound.jp/mujuan/