Get unlimited digital access to $0.99 for 4 weeks.

Sho player

The New Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments notes that the 8th century sho, a mouth organ with an ethereal sonority, gives gagaku, the sacred court music of ancient Japan, its characteristic sound. True enough, as anyone who hears Mayumi Miyata, Japan's greatest sho player, in a concert... 'Philharmonic Society of Orange