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Magouta

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

Magouta appears on the following albums

AlbumShakuhachiKotoShamisen
Flower Dance - Japanese Folk Melodies


    This is a traveler's folk song. The mago, horse keepers at a junction between one hill and the next, used to entertain their passengers by singing mago uta to the accompaniment of the horse bells.


The International Shakuhachi Society - 2018