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Hasegawa Tôgaku

長谷川 東学

1847 ? - 1909

Shakuhachi

Known as the last head priest of Futaiken temple, Hasegawa Tôgaku was a komusô of the Ôshû lineage as transmitted at the temple Futaiken (布袋軒) in northern Japan. Tôgaku also mastered the repertoire and performance practices of his native Kyûshû (he was born in Kumamoto).

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The International Shakuhachi Society - 2018