西原 鶴真 Kakushin Nishihara
Satuma Biwa Turuta style player.
Born in Tokyo,Japan.
At one time,Kakushin began band activity,and She was familiar with various musical instruments.
One day,Kakushin was visited SATUMA BIWA-master "KINSHI TURUTA".
(BIWA is the traditional string instruments in Japan.)
She was charmed by a KINSHI TURUTA's shocking sound space,
and She became a pupil of her immediately.
She learns to BIWA from master KINSHI TURUTA for five years until master died.
After master TURUTA died,kakushin learned under biwa-master "KAKUZYO NAKAMURA".
(KAKUZYO NAKAMUR was KINSHI TURUTA's pupil too.)
At present,kakushin is doing the classic performance of BIWA plays and sings.
Also, she is doing a session with the other musical instrument,Noise music and other contemporary art.
exhibitions( The excerpt )
2004/Album"DOCUMENTO" was saled(Japan Various Artists was chosen as RYUICHI SAKAMOTOsellectded/Warner Music Japan
/LIVE THE JYOUBUTU in kuspaseWine(Vienna,Austria)
(classic performance and BIWA techno music )
2008/Album "WAUKYOKU" by shing02 included and participate in this tour.
2012/"Harakiri Maiden" is composed by Ms. Akiko YAMANE.
The music is for 'Biwa', Japanese traditional guitar-like instrument, and orchestra.
World premiere at the Suntory Hall, Tokyo in August 2012.
2013/Album "Jo Ha Kyū" by Gaspar Claus included.
2014/"Dannoura Manga" work with Joanna Dudley at IETM
2015/Kakushin Nishihara exhibition" Babaroa Chomolungma"（in Tokyo)
/Kintsugi(Cello:Gaspar Claus, Guiter:Serge Teyssot-Gay, Biwa:Kakushin Nishihara) south France Tour by RadioFrance.
2016/Mawazine Festival (in Rabat,Morocco)
/Solo concert and Kintsugi (in paris)
/ASIA-PACIFIC TRIENNIAL OF PERFORMING ARTS（in Melbourne,Australia）
/Kintsugi (in Le Thèâtre Molière,France )
2017/ASIA-PACIFIC TRIENNIAL OF PERFORMING ARTS
/Kintsugi at Theater Moliere (in Sete,France)
/Kintsugi Yoshitsune CD albume and itunes release(Les Disques du Festival Permanent / Intervalle Triton)
/ISHVARA in Wiener Festwochen (in Austria)
2018 /Kintsugi tour(in France)
/"Harakiri Maiden" in WARSAW AUTUMN(in Porland)
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