How to tune Afghanistan Rabab on Raga Yaman

Classic mode in Ethnic music Classic Music is not only from the West.When you hear the words “ethnic music” or “ethnic instruments,” you may have the image that…

Jawari on Rabab? Overtone magic from Afghanistan ,Pakistan music instrment.

Hi, I’m Takayuki Ueda from Tokyo modal music lab.I’d like to introduce you to the Rabb, an instrument that allows you to meditate with mindfulnessI’d like to share…

Why does the Ainu folk instrument, tonkori, have its origins in Central Asia?

Hello, I’m Takayuki Ueda playing, lute-style stringed instruments such as Rabab and lyra. Have you ever heard of Tonkori, an Ainu instrument?Tonkori is a simple 5-stringed koto with…

Why introduce Hunza, Pakistan, the setting of Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind, in Japan?

Hello, I’m Takayuki Ueda from Tokyo modal music labI’d like to talk about the folk instruments and songs of Hunza in northern Pakistan, which is said to be…

Why the Ainu Instrument Tonkori Originated in the Caucasus

Have you ever heard of Tonkori, a traditional instrument of the Ainu people?Tonkori is a beautiful stringed instrument that looks like a long, narrow boat.It is known as…

Tihai | The Too Beautiful Mathematical Idea of Indian Music

Hello, this is Takayuki Ueda from Tokyo modal music lab.Today’s topic is a big deal.It will completely change the way you listen to music. No you don’t 🧐.You…

Thalassaki mou Greek folk song with music sheet

Tokyo modal music labI’m UEDA, the oriental strings instructor at Tokyo modal music lab.Today, I’m going to explain a local folk song that will take you to the…

Nihavend saz semai (with Music sheet)

Music has played an important roleReading this blog will enrich your life with a different kind of musical knowledge.You will be able to enrich your life.I have traveled…

Bucimis Bulgarian folk with music score

Where is Balkan? The Balkan Peninsula is the Anatolian Peninsula of Turkey.The Balkans are the Anatolian Peninsula of Turkey to the eastThe Balkan Peninsula is a region of…

Othman classic music Husseini saz semai(Lavtaci Andon)with music score

I’m Ueda Japanese musician, I’ve traveled to over 30 countries around the world and play folk instruments from Turkey and Greece.If you search for the Arabic scale in…