Slacker Logo

Kaoru Kakizakai

Advertisement
Advertisement

Biography

Kaoru Kakizakai began studying the shakuhachi with Katsuya Yokoyama following his graduation from Aoyama Gakuin University in 1982. He then graduated from the NHK Traditional Music Conservatory. He won the Grand Prize of the All Japan Hôgaku Competition. He participated in the first and second World Shakuhachi Festival held in Boulder, CO, (1994 and 1998) and first and second Australian Shakuhachi Festival. Kakizakai participated in many of Katsuya Yokoyama's CDs and videos. In 2000, he performed with the NHK Symphony Orchestra "November Steps" from the well-known Japanese composer Toru Takemitsu, a concerto for shakuhachi and biwa. Since 2000, he has been a lecturer at the Tokyo College of Music. He also regularly travels abroad. ~ Bruno Deschenes
Read All Read Less

Albums

Top Tracks

  1.   Track
    Popularity

Related Stations & Specials

Artists Related to
Kaoru Kakizakai

Goro Yamaguchi

FEATURED

Riley Lee

FEATURED

Hozan Yamamoto

FEATURED

John Singer

FEATURED

Such

FEATURED

Jin Nyodo

FEATURED

Tony Scott

FEATURED

Laurie Riley

FEATURED

Trio Solis

FEATURED

Martti Rautio

FEATURED

Fernando Sor

FEATURED

Marin Marais

FEATURED

Mauro Giuliani

FEATURED
See All Related Artists

Loading Sliders...
  1. + -
  • GUESTS
  • CHAT
Some UserSample Msg
Advertisement

Advertisement

LIVE STREAM... SOCIAL RADIO STREAM...

LIVE STREAM... SOCIAL RADIO STREAM...
Casting to |