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Music lovers will find Japan full of fascinating instruments and performance styles. From popular taiko drumming to elegant koto and shamisen, experience a taste of the country's fascinating musical traditions. In Okinawa make sure to check out folk song and sanshin (three-string banjo) shows, and feel the energy of the Ryukyu islands!
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  1. From modern pop to classical Japanese music, take part in an entertaining interactive concert featuring traditional Japanese instruments and professional musicians from all over Japan! Feel the energy and spend a great night out with amazing music!
    English Available

    From USD40.40

    Early Booking
    Mon, Wed, Fri
    2 hour(s) (evening)
  2. Discover the world of Japanese music through a beginner-friendly koto harp lesson. Learn how to properly strum the notes to play a simple piece with your instructor. In the end, enjoy a wonderful concert by a professional performer.
    English Available

    From USD50.50

    Group Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. Join in and learn the basics of playing the traditional Japanese koto (13-stringed zither). Open to solo travelers and groups, pluck the strings and learn to play the folk tune 'Sakura'.
    English Available


    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  4. Feel the rhythm of Japanese traditional taiko drumming in Kyoto. No experience or Japanese language needed, just grab the sticks and dive into this fun cultural experience.


    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)

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