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“Traditional+”【vol.5】Voice Surfing Genealogy of Voice
(Tokyo Traditional Arts Program)

  • Japanese Traditional Art ,
  • Music ,
  • Performance

Voice has been the most primitive musical instrument in the human history. In Japan, there are many music pieces in which voice plays a very important role. The program will feature buddhist monks chant “shomyo” , “yokyoku” the narrative songs accompanying Noh plays, folklore songs, and contemporary pop songs. A new song piece commissioned to contemporary composer Sunao Isaji, will be given its world premiere.

Ticket Prices

¥2,000 (Adults)
¥1,000 (Students under 18)


Secretariat of the Tokyo Traditional Arts Program Executive Committee

Tokyo Metropolitan Government
Tokyo Culture Creation Project Office (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture)
Tokyo Traditional Arts Program Executive Committee
Co-Operation: Asahi Shimbun Company


Spiral Hall(Spiral 3F)
5-6-23 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo