Shamisen of Nagauta Workshop (Programs for Overseas Visitors)

Let's Try Shamisen

Nagauta originated as the kabuki music and developed as shamisen music is a type of traditional Japanese music played on shamisen (instrument). In this program, you can try shamisen and professional Nagauta players will perform and explain nagauta in a way that makes it easy even for first-timers to understand.

  • Plactice shamisen

  • Play shamisen
Date Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th,December 2015
Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th,January 2016
Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th,Feburay 2016
Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th,March 2016
Time 11:00~11:40 / 12:30~13:10 /
14:00~14:40 / 15:30~16:10

Asakusa Culture Tourist Information Center

2-18-9 Kaminarimon, Taito-ku, Tokyo

Price Free
Participation Numbered tickets will be distributed 30 minutes before each workshop on the day held.
Organized by Arts Council Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture)
Supported and Cooperated by Tokyo Metropolitan Government
Co-organized by Taito City

*All programs and performances are subject to change without notice.

一般社団法人 日本観光通訳協会(JGA)
Past Performances
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