☆Enjoy playing traditional instrument Syamisen while watching Nijo Castle☆ Shamisen is a Japanese traditional instrument that resembles a guitar. The sounds play by the three strings are very beautiful and cool. It's a bit difficult, but everyone will surely feel fun. I am a professional musician who has been teaching for 27 years, so even beginners can enjoy playing. ◇First, learn the basics of Syamisen. ◇Next, we will practice the traditional Japanese song. ◇Finally, you play the Shamisen duo with me. Please take a video to commemorate. If you can play it well, you can do an ensemble of your shamisen and my koto. Let's try it! ◇The venue is a traditional house in Kyoto, where you can see a beautiful view of Nijo Castle from the window. After the experience, it is tea time with green tea and traditional sweets. While enjoying drinking tea, you can enjoy traditional Japanese manners. Here is a very precious traditional Kyoto architectural residence, built 90 years ago. Because it is a private residence, travelers can not usually enter. Only experience guests can enter the house specially. The venue is in front of Nijo Castle, very accessible place. 5 minutes walk from Nijo Castle main gate.
Japanese confectionery. Japanese Seasonal Sweets. It depends on the season.
Japanese green tea. Cold tea on hot days, warm tea on cold days.
Syamisen for practice
Hello! I am Sachiko Kanbara. I am a composer and a professional musician of Koto Shamisen and Kokyu, performing in many concerts in Kyoto. I opened the Syamisen classroom about 27 years ago. Many international students are also coming to the lesson. I also teaching at a local girls' junior high school and high school. The sound of Syamisen is beautiful and cool! I want to introduce the sound to that many people. I was born and grew up in Kyoto is a real local. So I know a lot of information about Kyoto. I am looking forward to playing with you!
The venue is a very precious traditional Kyoto architectural residence. Because it is a private residence, travelers can not usually enter. Only experience guests can enter the house specially. About five minutes from the main gate of Nijo Castle, a World Heritage Site. It is a quiet and peaceful district of the town. There is a bicycle parking lot.
9月22日 星期日 從16:00到17:00。
The view from the window of the venue is very good in the afternoon time. But if you can come only in the morning or evening, please consult me. There is a day we can host if my schedule matches.
Learn Japanese guitar "Shamisen"