Japan Matsuri Presents… The Kakehashi Koto Ensemble

 

The koto is one of Japan’s instantly recognisable instruments, with a unique and intriguing history, but how much do you know about the instrument? This performance will see pieces from across the centuries performed, with introduction by Dr Ayako Hotta-Lister who will explain the techniques, history and more of playing the koto. By the end, both your ears and your mind will be satisfied!

Streaming Sunday, 10:55