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Gagaku. Oldest ensemble (“orchestra”) music in world Japanese Imperial ensemble founded in 702/3 Chief influences: - China – “music of the left” - Korea – “music of the right” Maintained through “Guild” system Used w/ Dance = Bugaku. Gagaku. Hichirichi. oboe type (double reed)

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gagaku
Gagaku
  • Oldest ensemble (“orchestra”) music in world
  • Japanese Imperial ensemble founded in 702/3
  • Chief influences:- China – “music of the left”- Korea – “music of the right”
  • Maintained through “Guild” system
  • Used w/ Dance = Bugaku
hichirichi
Hichirichi
  • oboe type (double reed)
  • Melody instrument
  • Back row
  • YouTube - Japanese Sho & Hichiriki
ryuteki
Ryuteki
  • Flute type (transverse)
  • Also known as “dragon flute”
  • Melody instrument
  • YouTube - GAGAKU - ETENRAKU - Ryuteki ver. 2
slide5
Sho
  • Mouth organ (free reed)
  • 17 separate pipes
  • Tone clusters
  • YouTube - Sho (opening only)
slide6
Biwa
  • Lute type
  • 5 strings
  • Rhythm instrument
  • YouTube - biwa - japanese traditional music
slide7
Koto
  • Zither type
  • 13 strings
  • Rhythm instrument
  • Sometimes replaced by “Wagon”

“Wagon”

shoko
Shoko
  • Gong
  • Colotomic structure
kakko
Kakko
  • Small side drum
  • Leader of the ensemble
gagaku examples
Gagaku Examples
  • YouTube - Gagaku music (Gojouraku-kyuu) from Japan
  • YouTube - The old court music "Etenraku" played by "Youyukai".
  • YouTube - Japanese ceremonial court music and the dance_3
slide12
Kodŏ
  • NB. None of this information is in the textbook (see the course website for a link)
  • Japanese Drumming ensemble, founded 1971
  • “Kodŏ” means either- “heartbeat” (the primal source of all rhythm)- “children of the drum”
  • A new ensemble that seeks to “preserve and re-interpret traditional Japanese performing arts” (from Kodŏ website)
kod 2
Kodŏ (2)
  • Primary instruments are various types of “Taiko” drums (“stick drums”)
  • Ranges in size up several feet in diameter
  • Physically very demanding to play
kod 3
Kodŏ (3)
  • Members of Kodŏ join a community to live and practice together
  • Emphasis is on a life style that respects traditions, but also creates new ones
kod 4
Kodŏ (4)

YouTube: KODO | One Earth Tour Schedule

kod 5
Kodŏ (5)

YouTube - Kodo - Drummers

video
Video
  • “Kodŏ : Heartbeat Drummers of Japan”
  • 58 minutes (we will watch as much as we can)
  • Watch for elements of “tradition”- in music (relation to past)- in lifestyle
  • How is this group like other Japanese music?
kod on tour
Kodŏ on Tour
  • “One Earth Tour” : March 2009
  • Includes stops in- Clearwater- Jacksonville-Melbourne- West Palm Beach- Miami
  • See their website for details (link on course page)
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