"Sugimoto Gagaku Naoshima Mikagura " Commemorating the 20th Anniversary of the Inauguration of Go'o Shrine
This is a kagura(ancient Shinto music and dancing) performance to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the completion of Go'o Shrine. In accordance with the proper composition of kagura, a "Shinto banquet" will be performed, using Naoshima as a proxy, to honor the deities of Go'o Shrine, surrounded by "Gyo-yu ". New dances created for this occasion will also be performed, so please enjoy the music and dance that resonate in the intimate atmosphere that deepens as the sun goes down.
[Head of Personnel] Fumihiko Yamada
Musician in the ceremonial music department of the Imperial Household Agency and the holder of the overall designation of "Gagaku" (court music) as an Important Intangible Cultural Property.
He joined the Imperial Household Agency's ceremonial music department in 1994, and was appointed as a court musician in 2000.