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Tatsumi Yoshioka

Tatsumi Yoshioka
Shakuhachi & Koto

TATSUMI YOSHIOKA is a peformer, composer and arranger who studied shakuhachi with Yokoyama Katsuya. Started in 1972 at the age of 17. He received a shihan master's certification 1978 upon graduating from NHK Hogaku Ginosha Ekusaikai. He also studied hokgaku music with the renowned koto player, Chikushi Katsuko. Since 1980, played annual recitals with wife Seiei Tomimoto (sangen). In 1981,Tatsumi formed Yoshioka Hogakusha.

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The International Shakuhachi Society - 2018