Traditional & Contemporary Koto Music - Kameyama Kono Tue, 2012-01-17 19:08

A rare chance to hear Kameyama Kono, one of Japan?s foremost Yamada-ryu koto masters performing a range of traditional and modern pieces for koto, shamisen and shakuhachi. Having studied under the legendary koto teacher and composer, Nakanoshima Kin-ichi, she embarked on a solo career bringing new lights to the roots of the classical repertoire while also exploring contemporary koto music through an acclaimed series of concerts, CD recordings and performances on TV and radio. In this recital she is accompanied by the rising shamisen star Kaori Naka, and Michael Soumei Coxall on shakuhachi. This performance was recorded at the Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre on December 5th, 2011.