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Tanko Bushi


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

Tanko Bushi appears on the following albums

All the Best from Japan

Bamboo Spirit Peter Ross

Flute and Koto of Japan Yamaguchi Goro
Yonekawa Toshiko
Japan Revisited

Japanese Music of Hawaii

    Guest performers Itsuo Tokunaga (a Japanese national) and Yukie Tsutsumi (a noted dancer) perform this famous song from Fukuoka Prefecture. It remains a favorite at bon matsuri (an annual Buddhist celebration held to pay respect to ancestors).

Memories of Japan Riley Kelly Lee

The International Shakuhachi Society - 2018