KIKUSUI KOFU became a legend in his own day after a lifetime of teaching and playing shakuhachi in the Kyoto area. The founder of a school of traditional music which bears his name, Kikusui is noted for the innovative shakuhachi he made from oversized pawlonia branches with bamboo roots attached to their ends.
S-K1a. JAPANESE MASTERPIECES FOR THE SHAKUHACHI C $10.50 / CD $18.00
Honkyoku played by masters of Meian, Kimpu, Tozan & Kikusui Ryus at zen temples in Kyoto. Soulful and deeply moving music.