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Showcase by Keisho OHNO

Published on 13/06/2011 - Edition 2011

After a European tour, Keisho OHNO, the master of Shamisen, is at Japan Expo: the Shamisen traditional sound gets groovy tints on the main stage!

Live on the main stage on Sunday!!


© All rights reserved Keisho OHNO was born in Niigata, North of Honshu island. At 8, he becomes a student of Chikuei TAKAHASHI, himself a disciple of Chikuzan TAKAHASHI, the great funding master of Tsugaru Shamisen.

At the early age of 12, he acquired his stage name or Natori, a Japanese tradition which allows him to bear part of his master’s name for performances. At 14, he is accepted among the “Chikuzan Bushi order followers”...


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  • Showcase
    Sunday 3 July, 16h30-17h00, Main stage

Associated themes

  • Music
  • Culture and traditions
    Culture and traditions