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Introductory Shamisen Lesson in Tokyo with English-Speaking Instructor

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Try your hand at a beloved traditional Japanese instrument, the shamisen. Let a shamisen master teach you how to strum notes to create a soothing song in English. Beginners are welcome to enjoy this authentic musical experience in Tokyo.

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Discover the art of shamisen; a traditional three-stringed musical instrument played with a small flat plectrum called a bachi to strum the notes. Commonly used to accompany kabuki and folk songs, learn how to play this unique Japanese instrument with your shamisen master, Fujika Toyo. Playing since 1969, take this wonderful opportunity to experience a hands-on lesson to produce beautiful music. First-timers and musicians of all levels are welcome!
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  • Duration: 1 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Lesson / English-speaking instructor / Instrument usage fee / Tea / Snacks
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Starting time: 13:00 15:00 17:00
Starting time: 13:00 15:00 17:00
  • 13:00 Check-in at Toyo Fujika Shamisen
  • Shamisen Lesson
    5 Get a first-hand experience playing the shamisen taught by a prominent artist. Begin with the basics then move onto learning how to play famous Japanese songs such as "Sakura" or the "Sukiyaki Song."
  • Tea and Snacks
    1 After your lesson, relax with a cup of tea and some snacks. Review parts of your lesson or ask any questions to discover more about the world of shamisen music.
  • 14:00 Check-out at Toyo Fujika Shamisen
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    • Children 7 years old and above can participate in this activity.
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    • You can book a minimum of 3 and maximum of 5.
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  • Any cancellations made between 12:00 local time, 5 business days to 23:59 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 23:59 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 52.12
USD 52.12

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Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 1 hour(s)
Availability Sun, Fri, Sat
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Introductory Shamisen Lesson in Tokyo with English-Speaking Instructor