Japanese Version




Japanese Lullaby

Japanese Lullaby

Japanese Lullaby……….. 4-minute audio—This haunting Japanese lullaby from the Edo period (1603~1868) features a 6-piece ensemble of Shakuhachi flute, two 13-string Koto (zither), 3-string shamisen, biwa (Japanese short-neck lute) and…

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SWEET NOTHING

SWEET NOTHING

SWEET NOTHING By Lauren Deutsch ……….. Tea Sweets for the Way of Tea [From an article published in the mid-1990's, in Steve Beimel's now-retired journal, The Kyoto Diary.] Question: Which…

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