Hardback: $65.00
ISBN-13: 9781939161079
Published: March 2019

Piercing the Structure of Tradition: Flute Performance, Continuity, and Freedom in the Music of Noh Drama

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  • About the Authors
    • Mariko Anno is associate professor at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Kogyo Daigaku). Anno is a specialist in the noh flute and well versed in the musical aspects of noh including ko-tsuzumi, ô-tsuzumi, taiko, shimai, and utai. Her research examines the creative processes in transforming Japanese noh into English language productions and analyzing the text-music relationship of the two disparate languages. She is a member of the English noh troupe, Theatre Nohgaku, and has performed with them in Japan, China, Hong Kong, and the U.S.
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