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Otemoyan

おてもやん

This is a piece of genre Min'yo from the Min'yo School.

Otemoyan appears on the following albums

AlbumShakuhachiKotoShamisen
Journey of the Wind


Koto Melodies of Japan - Hogaku Yonin no Kai (The Four Players Group)


    This is a song of the composer's birthplace -a district in Kyushu, the southern island of the Japanese mainland. Otemoyan is a girl's nickname. The humorous words tell about her marriage. The melody is comical, too.

Shakuhachi Folk Tunes - Vol 2



The International Shakuhachi Society - 2018