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Learn to play a traditional harp provided by Kanade

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Learn to play a traditional harp

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The traditional Japanese stringed instrument, the koto, is renowned for both its healing tones and elegant shape. During this workshop, you will have a chance to play the koto and hear and feel for yourself the echoes of antiquity that ring in each note of this beautiful instrument. After playing the koto, you will be served matcha green tea and seasonal Japanese sweets in a tea ceremony by a master from the Urasenke tea school. While enjoying the tea and sweets, you will be treated to a live koto performance. This cultural experience is set in a traditional historic house near Ginkakuji Temple and surrounded by the seasonal beauty of Kyoto. Spend an emotionally fulfilling time with me in this calming environment to creatively explore and stimulate all five of your senses.
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Duration
1h 30m
Inclusions
  • Tea & Japanese sweets
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea
Exclusions
  • Transportation to/from attractions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • 10:00 am and 17:00 pm lessons are held in English.
  • 14:00 pm lesson is held in Japanese.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 1 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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By: Kanade
verbenasunshine
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Dance workshop was amazing!
I had the Bon Dance Workshop with my teacher Yukiko. Before I even arrived, she was waiting for me by the door, a b
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Nokuthula M
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My Koto experience
Wow, I had a good experience with playing the Koto a vintage Traditional Japanese musical intruments, you get to kn
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koito2018
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wonderful Koto experience!
I visited Kanade to experience playing Koto in Feb. Yumiko san was a very good teacher. She taught me how to play K
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benistonisa
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wonderful & informative experience!
i had such a nice time at the tea ceremony and koto lesson! yumiko-san and her assistant ritsuko were so kind and p
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  • Duration: 1h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, Japanese
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