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 the  World and music of Marco Lienhard

Discover or rediscover the Shakuhachi Honkyoku music with Marco Lienhard. Check out the music on Spotify or iTunes or catch a live concert. Here you will find more about music, shows, and the instrument. Lienhard is also a master of the Taiko (Taikoza. com) and the Shinobue and the music director of two wonderful groups: Taikoza and East Winds Ensemble. Go to Taikoza. com for information on the taiko and concerts.

A Master of the Dōkyoku style who mastered the style with Katsuya Yokoyama has a musicality that will touch your soul. His critically acclaimed CDs cover a wide variety of genres and are available on this site, cdbaby.com, and iTunes

Marco has published a book, which is a beneficial and great tool, on the Shinobue (available here and on Amazon.com) as well as CD that you can get on cdbaby.com, Spotify, or iTunes. If you are interested in learning how to play the Shakuhachi- contact us at shaku8 at mac dot com. We offer workshops, lectures, concerts, and Skype lessons.

A new book on Shakuhachi will be coming out  early next year, so check back or pre-order the book

Please check our calendar at Taikoza.com for upcoming concerts 

Marco Lienhard is an A'Lelia Bundles Community Scholar at Columbia University

for three years. The scholarship will help with his research on Japanese music and work on his book.


New Interview on Katsuya Yokoyama and Shakuhachi with Marco Lienhard on Youtube


Great choices of Fue and Shakuhachi online courses to choose from - it is on

 Udemy - We have many Shakuhachi courses

from folk songs, modern music, Honkyoku, etc. -  and check out the Shinobue/ Fue courses as well.

I have my new CD  Prayer that's is available - here.             

We have lessons online (Skype, Zoom, Facetime, etc.) and the  music is available for purchase as downloads.

Buy the music or listen to the music on Spotify - Help musicians thrive and help them create more music for you!

Thank you for your ongoing support

Latest CDs are:

Inori: Music to relax too and forget about the pandemic

Rêverie: Popular Classical pieces  played on the Shakuhachi and the piano ( Charles W. Tang)

available here and Apple music, etc.

Broadway Star Brian Stokes Mitchell -Track with Shakuhachi:Lazy Afternoon

Please contact us to know more about regular lessons, Skype lessons, masterclasses, concerts, and recordings.

NYC Beginners, intermediate and advanced  Taiko, Shakuhachi, Fue Workshops contact us for new workshops

Shinobue and SHAKUHACHI workshop- flutes are provided if you don't own one

Tours 2023- 24

Concerts  dates on calendar page on  taikoza.com

 For Workshops, lectures, concerts or to purchase some second hand beginner wooden flutes or plastic flutes, or to get some of the finest  JapaneseShakuhachi!

 Don't hesitate to contact me at shaku8@mac.com

This site is dedicated to Shakuhachi and if you are interested in Taiko check our other website: 

Taikoza.com  where you will find more info about Marco Lienhard, Taiko, and Shinobue.

The calendar is updated on TAIKOZA.COM

We hold regular workshops and classes in Switzerland, Italy, and other cities in Europe

Marco Lienhard has received three nominations two for albums and one for a song- "Tree Spirit" and "Travellers' Song" Albums nominated best albums and "Tozan Matsuri " from Tree Spirit Album as best Asian Song!!!!


Jpfolks.com for complete listings

New CD with Taikoza- TREEE SPIRIT- Kodama clicks on the link.

Marco Lienhard and East Winds Ensemble's best seller is available on cdbaby.com, iTunes and amazon.com

Music from Miyazaki's Movie such as Mononoke and Totoro

 Reverie- classical music with Shakuhachi and Piano

                                   *********Here is a VIDEO clip of TAIKOZA: Taikoza demo video


East Winds Ensemble

NYC Summer concerts in the Park



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