[Title] Tsugaru Shamisen Workshop in NYC [09/28-29]
[Instructor] Kouzan Oyama (Shishido)
[Day 1] Saturday, September 28, 2:00pm-6:00pm
・How to hold a instrument / Reading sheet music / How to play a shamisen / Intermediate recital
[Day 2] Sunday, September 29, 2019, 1:30pm-6:30pm
・Review of previous day / Advanced techniques / Student Recital / Teacher’s Recital
[Place] Resobox East Village
[Address] 91 E 3rd St, New York, NY 10003
[Fees] $60 for one workshop, $100 for two workshops
*If you bring your own Shamisen, you get a $20 discount each day.
[Description] This workshop will start from a basic introduction of playing Tsugaru Shamisen. The goal of these 2 days workshops is that you can play Jongarabushi. No musical background will be required. The instructor speaks English. Shamisen instrument, pick, and sheet music will be provided.
[Bio] Kouzan Oyama has a certified master grade license of Oyamaryu, which is the largest group of Tsugaru Shamisen in the world. He won the 1st place at the Tsugaru Shamisen World Competition two years in a row.