Shozan Tanabe sound of silence /

The shakuhachi, a kind of wooden flute, was introduced to Japan sometime between the 8th and 12th centuries and was used in court music as well as in Buddhist monasteries as a vehicle for enlightenment. This program features performances and discussion by Shozan Tanabe, one of Japan's most recognize... Full description

Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other Authors: Films Media Group., Kyoto Broadcasting System.
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], c2000.
Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.