Gagaku (雅楽, literally "elegant music") is a type of Japanese classical music that has been performed at the Imperial court for several centuries.
It consists of three primary bodies: 1. Native Shinto religious music and folk songs and dance, called kuniburi no utamai 2. A Goguryeo and Manchurian form, called komagaku (named for Koma, one of the Three Kingdoms) 3. A Chinese and South Asia form (specifically Tang Dynasty), called togaku.
Gagaku, like shomyo, employs the Yo scale, a pentatonic… read more
|2||Etenraku In Hyojo||
|3||Saho Taiheiraku (Kyu)||
|4||Uho Genjoraku (Yatara Byoshi)||
|5||Uho Nasori (Kyu)||
|6||Etenraku In Oshikicho||
|8||Etenraku In Banshkicho||
|9||Saho Ranryo - Oh||
|10||Uho Nasori (Ha)||
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