Shakuhachi Flute Fingering Chart


This chart covers the range of notes on the 1.8' (Key of D) shakuhachi. It illustrates the fingering, lip and head positions for each note on the 5- and 7-hole instrument as well as the corresponding symbol used in Western (5-Line Staff), Tozan-ryu, Kinko-ryu and Ancient Hogaku notation systems.


Shakuhachi Fingering Chart

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