The koto (Japanese: 箏) is a traditional Japanese stringed musical instrument derived from the Chinese zheng, and similar to the Mongolian yatga, the Korean . Japanese music - Koto music: The koto, a stringed zither with movable bridges, has been mentioned as one of the basic instruments of the court ensembles. 1, listeners. Chieko Mori (森稚重子) is a Japanese koto player. By the age of three Mori started to learn the traditional Japanese instrument, the koto, along.
The koto (琴 or 箏) is a traditional Japanese stringed musical instrument derived from the Chinese zither (guzheng). The koto is the national instrument of Japan. Japanese Koto Music. By Chad Getchel. songs. Play on Spotify. 1. Isuzugawa “The Holy River of Isuzu”Satomi Saeki, Michio Miyagi • Japanese Koto Music. Chicago-born Curtis Patterson has lived in Japan since , dedicating himself to the koto, a traditional Japanese instrument something like.