KSK Europe

Workshop with Riley Lee and Jim Franklin

Stuttgart (Germany), 8th-10th May 2020

Due to ongoing restrictions as a result of the current Corona  pandemic, this workshop has been cancelled. A replacement workshop is in the planning for 2021. Please check this site for details.


New KSK teacher in Europe

Nina Haarer has been issued with a shihan-menjō by Furuya-Teruo-sensei, after many years of study mainly with Jim Franklin. We welcome her to the ranks of professional shakuhachi teacher/performers in Europe.


KSK Europe Scholarship, third round, June 2019-July 2020

KSK Europe has awarded the third and final round of its scholarship to Mike McInerney. Congratulations, Mike! We hope the scholarship will help you in the development of your path with shakuhachi.

Thank you to all the other applicants, whom we are unfortunately unable to support. We wish them also much success in their further shakuhachi endeavors.

Horacio Curti
Jim Franklin
Véronique Piron
for KSK Europe