a crossroads of cultural influences (Japan, China and South East Asia). Blending these
elements, Okinawa developed an original musical style, demonstrated here with a collection
of classical and courtly songs accompanied on the sanshin lute. Performers include National
Living Treasure Choichi Terukina, as well as Shinjin Kise and Masaya Yamauchi.
Submitted on 09/09/12 by McDowell