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Kaze no Kyoku


This is a piece of genre Modern. This piece was composed for Shakuhachi in the year 1979.

Kaze no Kyoku appears on the following albums


Sun - Moon Nakamura Akikazu

    This was my first piece for Shakuhachi (48.5 cm) and was composed in 1979. I was fascinated by the mysterious instrument whose clean and pure sound struck me as the essence of Buddhism. When I heard the Shakuhachi, I imagined a calm silence (serenity) on earth long before there was any sound.

The International Shakuhachi Society - 2018