KSK-Europe Weekend Workshop in Spain 2015 – English

KSK-Europe Weekend Workshop in Spain

– taller del KSK-Europa en España –

Jim Franklin & Horacio Curti

May 23rd & 24th

This event is organized with the collaboration of the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya (ESMUC)


Tuition for the whole weekend: € 100.

European Shakuhachi Society (ESS) current members: € 90.

Reductions can be considered for participants in genuine financial difficulty.

To register, please send an e-mail to the following address:


You will then receive by return e-mail details of how to pay.


The event will start on Saturday May 23rd at 10am and end on Sunday 24th at 2pm.

A concert will be held either on Friday or Saturday evening (to be determined soon; entry is included in the weekend tuition fee). The event will conclude with a lunch together from 2pm on Sunday.

The venue is the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya (ESMUC) which was the venue for the ESS Summer School 2013 (see bellow for deals on location). Should you need help with accommodation, please contact us at ksk.shakuhachi.europe@gmail.com


Workshop contents (depending on the particular interests and abilities of the participants):

-Koten honkyoku – one or two (maximum) pieces for each level (depending on difficulty, and abilities of participants)


-Basic techniques (within the KSK shakuhachi repertoire) and practice

-Modern music – one piece (probably by shakuhachi player and composer Fukuda Rando)



The workshop will be organized in two levels:

  • Beginners – early intermediate
  • Intermediate – early advanced

These will be adjusted to the needs of the participants.

Please note that an initiation level will not be offered.


For further information and registration:



C/Padilla, 155 (L’Auditori Building)

08013 Barcelona

See location in Google Maps

How to get there

Metro: Line 1: Marina y Glòries

Line 2: Monumental

TRAM: Line T4: Auditori-Teatre Nacional

Bus: 6, 7, V21, H12 and 62

Train: Barcelona Arc de Triomf

To learn more about the KSK-EUROPE project


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