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Ishigaki Seizan

石垣 征山

Ishigaki Seizan
Shakuhachi

Studied with Shin Hozan in 1969. Attained teaching license of Tozan Style Shakuhachi performance as the top of his class in 1974. Studied with Hozan Yamamoto in 1975. Awarded Gold Prize of the Tozan Style Shakuhachi Honkyoku contest in 1976. Awarded First Prize of the Minister of Education in 1982. Awarded Arts Festival Prize of the Agency for Cultural Affairs in 1987. Awarded the Tozan Prize of Tozan Style in 1988. Published CD album "Seizan Ishigaki " in 1993.

Furthermore, the Japan Foundation and others sent him to Holland, U.S.A., former Soviet Union, North Europe, the Middle East, Spain and South East Asia etc. for public performances.

Now he is a master of "Tozan style" Shakuhachi, teacher of "Honkyoku", examiner of "Tozan style" license and a member of Houzan group, Modern Hougaku Composer Association, Shakuhachi Group "1979".

He graduated from electrical engineering course of Kanazawa Univ., completed the NHK hougaku Training Program.

Teachers

Tracks Recorded

ShakuhachiAlbum
Aki no GensokyokuKoto and Shakuhachi Duo
Hana (Sawai)Koto and Shakuhachi Duo
Haru no GotokuKoto and Shakuhachi Duo
Jogen no KyokuKoto and Shakuhachi Duo
Kaze no Uta (Sawai)Koto and Shakuhachi Duo
Kojo no Tsuki (Tozan)Kangetsu

Composed or Arranged

Shakuhachi Compositions
YearTitleKanjiAlternate Title
1977
Mizûmi no Oshoku

1977
To

1978
Hisho飛翔

1978
Kiyukyoku嬉遊曲
Divertimento for koto and shakuhachi
1978
Tône遠音

1979
Risshu立秋

1980
Chikkyo竹響

1980
Hokuriku Sanka北陸讃歌

1980
Muretake群竹

1980
Saiun彩雲

1981
Ishiyakushi石薬師

1981
Onshin音心

1982
Jukai樹海

1982
Kan no Aya管の彩

1983
To Niban祷二番

1984
Kaze no Iro風の色

1985
Fuka Midori深みどり

1985
Kaze Kikigusa風聞草

1986
Enrai Yori遠雷より

1986
Shunpurai春風籟

1986
Tsuibosho追慕頌

1986
Yoen遥遠

1986
Yoju陽樹

1987
Chikurin Gunsei竹林群声

1987
Gensei Ichibo原生一望

1987
Hayatsuki no Seiryu早月の清流

1987
Ikaruga no Haru斑鳩の春

1987
San

1987
Suna no Hama De砂の浜で

1987
Toyama - Fuyu Soshite Haru富山~冬そして春~

1988
Kita E北へ

1988
Odoru躍る

1988
Tsurugi Genso剣幻想

1989
Hakusan白山

1989
Kaze Asobi風あそび

1991
Gokogosai

1991
Kagayaku輝く

1991
Yuso悠想

1992
Yume Man'yo夢万葉


The International Shakuhachi Society - 2018