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2012-08-21 01:13:23
I really like the sound. SANSHIN: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think sanshin of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-22 02:43:57
How could anyone ever hear Keisho Ono and not love the sanshin or shamisen? SANSHIN: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think sanshin of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-22 14:17:34
Lot of friends are japanese and they are great ! I like them all ! Someday I want to visit Japan ! It could happen next spring !!!! Japan ,, SEE YOU SOON SANSHIN: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think sanshin of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-23 20:09:45
con un bel sakè in mano :P SANSHIN: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think sanshin of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-24 02:16:16
Love Japan! SANSHIN: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think sanshin of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-28 01:45:06
I prefer Shamisen, but it's also cool. SANSHIN: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think sanshin of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-30 10:21:41
SANSHIN... SANSHIN: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think sanshin of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-08-31 00:39:50
Everytime I heard 三線 Sanshin, I always miss Okinawa very much. A prefecture of friendship. Okinawan People are very friendly. SANSHIN: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think sanshin of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-06 22:42:29
SANSHIN: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think sanshin of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-10 17:44:44
peaceful sound SANSHIN: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think sanshin of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2012-09-30 06:53:06
SANSHIN: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/#/okinawa/ Do you think sanshin of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?
2013-04-04 01:03:17
The sound of Sanshin makes my heart beats faster! SANSHIN: http://www.ana-cooljapan.com/okinawa/ Do you think Sanshin of Japan is cool? Visit our special site and vote! Real Japan is even cooler! Why don’t you visit Japan on All Nippon Airways?

IS JAPAN COOL? OKINAWA

三線

Sanshin

1. Sanshin: A traditional Okinawan stringed instrument, derived from the Chinese sangen.

2. In classical Ryukyu music and Okinawan folk music, the sanshin mainly plays the melody. The Okinawan musical scale lacks the D and A notes of the Western diatonic scale.

3. While inexpensive sanshins are sold as souvenirs, professional-quality sanshins can be very expensive. Sanshin acoustics depend on master craftsmanship and fine instruments are said to create “true” vibrations.

4. There’s a three-day crash course in making your own sanshin, and a one-year training program for international students who want to become serious sanshin craftsmen.

5. You’ll hear the sound of the sanshin, not just at parties or live performance spots, but anywhere throughout Okinawa. The art of playing the sanshin is an inseparable part of life for the shimanchu, the local islanders.

Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
美ら海水族館
Taketomi Island
竹富島
Village of Long Life
長寿の里
International Avenue
国際通り
Sumo wrestler
大相撲力士
Maid cafe
メイド喫茶
Paper fortune
おみくじ
Public bathhouse
銭湯
Shinjuku
新宿
Roppongi Hills
六本木ヒルズ
Traditional Japanese guest house
古民家ゲストハウス
Edo kiriko
江戸切子
Japan
VOCALOID
Taiwan
Mobile Suit Gundam
Japan
Saint Seiya
Denmark
Super Mario Bros.
Introducing Japan’s latest arts to the world.
I want to create awesome kawaii nail art.
Cute community character promotes local charms.
Outdoor girl finds kawaii in a sleeping bag.
Moon watching
観月の夕べ
Fushimi Inari Taisha
伏見稲荷大社
Art of brush and ink
書道家
Viewing Japanese gardens in Kyoto
日本庭園
SPACE BROTHERS
super-popular manga depicts the dreams of youths dedicated to space
AKIRA BIKE
enthusiasts create a dream machine from the world of Otomo’s AKIRA
TOTTORI YOKAI ROAD
where yokais and humans live together
VACUUM TUBE HEADPHONES
a key item to bridge dreams and reality
Kimono
着物
SIRI SIRI
SIRISIRI
Nishikigoi
錦鯉
Daruma
達磨
ODEN
おでん
RICE CAKES
URUSHI
漆芸
SUKIYAKI
すき焼き
Nerhol
TAKU OBATA
HISASHI TENMYOUYA
YAYOI KUSAMA
SANJA MATSURI
NIIHAMA TAIKO MATSURI
NEBUTA MATSURI
AWA ODORI
SHODO
書道
NOH
IAI
居合
KENDO
剣道
SUMI-SHOKUNIN
墨職人
SENSHOKU-KA
染織家
FOOD MODEL CRAFTSMAN
食品サンプル職人
KACCHU-SHI
甲冑師
FAMILY COMPUTER / NES
Family Computer / NES
GAME CREATOR
GAME CREATOR
e-Sports
e-Sports
SPACE INVADERS
SPACE INVADERS