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Where can one find easy access to good information on Japanese theatre in English? Where is a central clearing house for books and videos and DVDs by the scholars and artists who are experiencing and writing about classical and contemporary onstage theatre in Japan? Here, at Geki-Za! The Japanese Theatre Connection! Please browse your interest(s) and find selected materials that may be what you are looking for. Just click on the areas below:  
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The music playing is Aki no Koto no Ha - by Nishiyama Tokumoto, late 19th century Meiji era, as transcribed by Bonnie Wade in her Tegotomono (Greenwood Press, 1976), for two kotos and shakuhachi on the vocal part. More can be found at http://members.accessbee.com/jkwasnik/midfiles.html
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