Time: September 16, 2012 from 2pm to 6pm
Location: Japan Society
Street: 333 East 47th St
City/Town: New York, NY
Website or Map: http://www.japansociety.org
Event Discipline: music, craftsmanship, workshop
Organized By: Japan Society
Latest Activity: Aug 23, 2012
Kinya Sogawa will guide participants in crafting their own
unique shakuhachi from raw bamboo stock, from the beginning stages of cutting and drilling, to refining the mouthpiece, tuning finger holes and shaping the inner bore. After an introduction to the techniques of blowing and sound production, participants will be able to leave with their own functional natural
Participants should have experience working with hand tools, and preferably with cutting bamboo. Please wear comfortable clothes. Max 15 people. Observer tickets may be available for this workshop after regular tickets have sold out.
$60/$55 Japan Society and Roulette members (price
Purchase tickets to this workshop and any additional Shakuhachi workshop and save $5.
Tickets are extremely limited. Please call the Box Office to inquire about availability.