Mythical tunes of Biwa Yoshiko Sakata /

The biwa, a pear-shaped, wooden lute, is played using a triangular plectrum. With no structured tuning, the instrument is adjusted to complement the player's voice, allowing for a highly personalized music. This program showcases the sounds of one of Japan's oldest stringed instruments thr...

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Corporate Authors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Films Media Group.

Kyoto Broadcasting System.
Format: Movie Electronic
Language:English
Published (Most Recently):New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], c2003.
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