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Naritasan Shinshoji Temple Gagaku Concert

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October 20, 2019

A holding place: Between Naritasan Shinshoji Temple Kourinkaku the fourth floor halo

In the Naritasan Shinshoji Temple, the gagaku concert by the Narita Yamaga department of musical matters is held every year on third Sunday in October.

The Narita Yamaga department of musical matters is organized by the staff of the Naritasan Shinshoji Temple, and the cause of the instruction of teachers of gagaku way friend society works hard at an exercise every day, very much in the main hall of a Buddhist temple play gagaku by Buddhist memorial service events commencing with a prayer meeting very much particularly. It is an annual concert to show the result.

This concert becomes the no charge for admission. It may be said that it is a very valuable opportunity that you can see a performance of such a full-scale gagaku in anyone in front.
All of you are wrapped in old から inherited traditional dance and tone by all means at this opportunity, and would it like to be in fun in the elegant world?

As for this concert to reach the 39th, you can see court dance and music (ぶがく).
The court dance and music comes from China and Korea, and it is the music with the dance fixed as ceremonial noh dance of the Imperial Court in the Heian era.
Please thoroughly enjoy the gagaku of the Narita mountain to wear it in the colorful bright clothes and aspect をを body to an elegant tone, and to dance with a feeling on each one movement, finger-tip by all means.

Naritasan Shinshoji Temple 39th gagaku concert

On the date Sunday, October 20, 2019
The opening: The curtain rises at 12:00: From 13:00 to 14:30 (going to be finished)
The entrance is free.
Holding place Between Naritasan Shinshoji Temple Kourinkaku the fourth floor halo
  • Musical performance
    "Five cardinal virtues comfort" (ごじょうらく)
    "越天楽" (it is obtained, and I fall)
  • Court dance and music
    "Indulgence in happy-go-lucky talk" (I am to the sea bream and take the ease)

Naritasan Shinshoji Temple TEL: 0476-22-2111



The photograph is a state of the past gagaku concert.

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About gagaku

The gagaku from the around fifth century from the continents of China or South Asia by music for the ceremony and dancing comes to come Taiho Codes of 701 add it and these music, and is said that there is what was founded by an opening, and the music in Japan ancient times and a gagaku dormitory having jurisdiction over dancing are said to be it when is a style world's oldest for tradition music played with an even now large-scale ensemble form. It is asked what the music teacher that it is made a specialty of came to play like a reason, the present when people such as a court noble and the royalty danced gagaku for own hobby and culture in the middle of Heian era after it was much more in the later times, and it is broken.

It is informed that 寛朝 (enema) Archbishop who is the father of the Naritasan Shinshoji Temple founder was very proficient in gagaku. The Mt. Narita inherited traditional arts called the gagaku with the connection carefully for a long time by such a deep edge.

He/she goes out to the Narita Yamaga comfort concert, and would Japanese good old history and the investigation and a dance of the gagaku letting feel culture that we cannot see by the daily life close like to be thoroughly enjoyed slowly and carefully in a right or wrong venue?

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