Date: 7:30pm EDT October 6, 2016
Dai Shihan (Grand Master) Michael Chikuzen Gould, Shakuhachi
Michael Chikuzen Gould studied the Shakuhachi (Zen Bamboo flute) in Japan for 15 years under renowned masters Mr. Yokoyam Katsuya and Mr. Taniguchi Yoshinobu. He earned the title of Dai-Shihan or Grand Master in 1995. He returned in 1998 to teach at Wittenberg University and the University of Michigan. Gould is currently based in Cody, Wyoming where he teaches privately when he’s not touring. Gould has published several CDs and instructional books for teaching shakuhachi. On his latest CD he is accompanied by Buddhist Shomyo chanting. More about Gould is available on his website.
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Jonathan McCollum, Ph.D.
Ken Schweitzer, D.M.A