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[Feb. 23 and Mar. 11 only] Try Kabuki Music! Play Japanese instruments and enjoy performance

2017.02.11

Introduction

Did you know Kabuki music was like rock or pop music to people back in the old days?
Well, not just in the past, many Japanese people now think it still rocks!

This program introduces to you the world of Nagauta, a musical genre of Kabuki theatre which is melodious, dramatic and often rhythmic. Guided by young professional artists, you can experience the traditional instruments --Shamisen and Kotsuzumi--, learn a phrase to play with the professionals, and watch their stunning performances. After the session, let's make a toast with Sake (Japanese rice wine)!

Start at 10:30AM or 6PM on Feb. 23 and Mar. 11th. (With Yukata option starts 30min before)
1. Experience multiple instruments (Shamisen, Kotsuzumi, and other drums)
2. Play an ensemble with the artists
3. Watch stunning professional performances
4. Have 1 Drink of Sake (the Japanese rice wine), green tea, or other non-alcoholic beverages
5. Chat with artists over drinks after the session

Price per person: 6,500 yen
*With Yukata Option: 2,200 yen

Tour Detail

Tour Style

- Please note that there may be other participants.
- Program is offered in English.
Meeting point: Geino-Kadensha
Address: 6-12-30 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo

Group Size

Min. 1 person Max. 10 persons

Duration

2 hours

Destination

What's Included

Instrumental experience, texts, professional performance, 1 drink of Sake, green tea or non-alcoholic beverages, souvenir

Tour Tips

Booking process
1. Please contact us for availability through ‘Contact Us’ button below.
2. We will check the availability and come back to you within 1 business day.
3. Payment request will be sent via Paypal. You do not need to have a paypal account to make a payment with your credit card.

4. Reservation is done upon receiving your payment. Confirmation e-mail will be sent to you.

Cancellation Policy

Reservations cancelled will incur 100% of the program charge.

Conditions

- Please follow the guide's instruction during the program. We shall not be responsible for any accident caused by disregard of the instructions.

- Program duration is an estimate and is subject to change depending on their training schedule.
- Deadline for booking a program is 2 business days prior to the program date.