Japanese traditional music and nō-theatre

The Japanese -theatre is an almost 700 years old form of stage arts that has been compared to opera and sometimes to Greek tragedy. The carrying roll in -theatre is the musical reaching back to the Heian era’s court music gagaku. During the presentation we’ll look at and listen to the instruments used in -music, how the singers and choir perform, how the musical development and climax for the play are composed, and how -music has changed throughout the centuries.

Japanese traditional music and nō-theatre 13:45Maret Nukke, Jaapani uuringute lektor, Tallinna Ülikool