Traditional music of Japan: The Legacy of Myoonten by the Yamato Ensemble.
The Yamato Ensemble performs traditional Japanese music on also traditional instruments. The Legacy of Myonen (also known as Benzaiten) is the goddess in the teachings of, beauty, the arts and eloquence. She comes from the Hindu goddess Saraswati, the goddess of knowledge, wisdom, music and art. Since Saraswati is strongly associated with rivers, Myonen is the goddess of everything that flows: water, time, words, speech and music. In these pieces, the Yamato Ensemble honors the legacy of Myths as “The Goddess of Beautiful Sounds”.
Cd. The Legacy of Myoonten – Yamato Ensemble.
Label: ARC MUSIC (2020), code: EUCD2897 | VIDEO
P l a y l i s t :
1– Hida ni mittsu no Ballade, Bokka 06:39
2– Hida ni yoseru no Ballade, Tachitsubura 04:25
3– Hida ni yoseru no Ballade, Sugidama 04:48
5– Kokuu 11:15
6– Chikubushima 14:46
7– Izumi 08:45
8– Hokkai Minyo Cho 08:23