【Hiroshima・City】"Tour of Aki" Japanese Music (Japanese musical instrument) "Tsugaru-Shamisen" Experience Cool Live & Lesson ♪

【Hiroshima・City】"Tour of Aki" Japanese Music (Japanese musical instrument) "Tsugaru-Shamisen" Experience Cool Live & Lesson ♪

Plan ID: 17179
Provided by:​ ​​ ​ネットマーケットジャパンコーポレーション株式会社

Price list

7,680Yen ~ (tax included)

4 to 10 people · Fee per participant
Hiroshima / Hiroshima and Miyajima
Japan Cultural Experience / Japanese musical instrument experience
  • Hand-held OK
  • Meal
  • Operation available - rain or shine
  • Children can join
  • Time required
    1-2 hours
  • Target age
    Age 10 ~
  • Number of people who can book
    4 to 10 people
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Description of plan

Experience tsugaru-shamisen, a traditional musical instrument which is becoming popular worldwide along with koto and wadaiko (Japanese drum).

​ ​It is a three-stringed traditional instrument played with a plectrum called a bachi, and its unique sound can make your heart tremble.​ ​

This course is taught by the apprentices of the school supervised by a Takeyama-style tsugaru-shamisen master Shimamura Funayama.​ ​​ ​​ ​
They are only people in Hiroshima who can teach a rendition of Chikuzan Takahashi.​ ​
It can be your priceless experience.​ ​
※English speaking guide is available.

Attractions of the Tsugaru-shamisen

A tone of Tsugaru-shamisen is very unique and it resonates a pleasant sound.​ ​​ ​​ ​

This plan is a COOL experience which offers an excellent opportunity to listen to the melody of tsugaru-shamisen as well as to handle this traditional musical instrument.

You will learn to play a traditional music「SAKURA」.​ ​

During your trip to Hiroshima​ ​

The lesson will be held in Teuchi Udon Ippu store located in Hatchobori which is the center of Hiroshima shopping quarters.​ ​
Feel free to join the class while you are in Hiroshima.​ ​​ ​

Tour Steps​ ​

①Assembly: Introduction of teachers, presentation about tsugaru-shamisen.​ ​
②Enjoy live performances of several musics by a teacher.​ ​
③You will take an instrument and learn to play a traditional music 「SAKURA」
④ A commemorative photograph shooting​ ​
⑤ End​ ​
※Tea time break is given.


Minimum number of people 4 people
Number of people who can book 4 to 10 people
Schedule Every Friday​ ​
Start time 14: 15
Reservation deadline Before 7 days

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Assemble point

11-4 Hatchobori Naka-ku Hiroshima​ ​
「Ippu」Teuchi-udon store​ ​

How to reach by train

From JR Hiroshima Station
· Hiroba No. 1, No. 2, No. 6 ⇒ 2 minutes on foot from "Hatchobori Station"


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About price

Basic charge

4~10 participants per person 7,680yen Age 10~​ ​

* Above prices include all taxes.
* This is a basic fee.
* Prices may vary depending on the schedule, so please see the price list displayed after selecting the date.

Included in price Experience fee, consumption tax
Not included in the price Handmade udon experience is a separate charge.

About payment / cancellation

About payment Payment in cash on the tour day or advance credit card payment required.
Payment method The ways assigned by operators.
Indication on Specified Commercial Transactions Law Indication on Specified Commercial Transactions Law
About cancellation fee The cancellation fee will be required in accordance with the policy below.
The day before - on the day: 100%
The cancellation without prior notice: 100%

Advance preparation

Clothings and must-bring items No special requirements.
About rental items No special requirements.

Facility information

Changing room Restroom shower
Parking Lot Locker


Matters require attention The lesson will be held at the store 「Teuichi Udon Ippu」
The store specializes in handmade udon noodles and has been continuing the old handmade production method for 40 years.​ ​ ​ ​

The owner of this store is a teacher of tsugaru-shamisen Mr. Shimamura Funayama, and if you would like to try, we recommend you to order noodles after the lesson. It would definitely be a COOL experience.

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  • Time required
    1-2 hours
  • Target age
    Age 10 ~
  • Number of people who can book
    4 to 10 people

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