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shamisen artist Nami Kineie

Shamisen artist Nami Kineie

Nami Kineie was born in 1956 and graduated from the Department of Traditional Japanese Music of the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music.
She has been performing at various stages both at home and abroad as a Nagauta shamisen and modern Japanese shamisen artist.
She also plays electric shamisen for band performances and musicals, and actively performs live at various venues.
Nami Kineie is also a part-time instructor for the Faculty of Education of the Bunkyo University; Commissioner of Nagauta Kineie ryu; and a Member of the Pro Musica Nipponia.
CD "Rhapsody" has been released in 2009.
CD+DVD “花楽里漫葉集 feat.Hatsune Miku ” has been released in 2012.


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〜Overseas Performances〜
1978 Participated in performances in Europe, United States, and Canada as a member of Pro Musica Nipponia.
1979 Participated in performances in Hawaii as a member of Pro Musica Nipponia.
1982 Participated in performances in Hong Kong as a member of Pro Musica Nipponia.
1983 Participated in performances in China as a member of Pro Musica Nipponia.
1984 Participated in performances in Taiwan as a member of Pro Musica Nipponia.
1984 Participated in performances in Europe as a member of Pro Musica Nipponia.
1989 Participated in performances in France as a member of Pro Musica Nipponia.
1994 Participated in performances in Australia as a member of Pro Musica Nipponia.
1995 Participated in “Yamabiko Monogatari” performances in Singapore.
1996 Participated in performances in South Korea as a member of Pro Musica Nipponia.
2005 Performed at lecture concerts at the University of Denver and the University of Colorado in the U.S.
2007 Participated in performances in Utah and Colorado, U.S.
2009 Performances in Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
2009 Performances in New York, U.S. (Workshops at the Japan Society)
(Concert at Tenri Cultural Institute)
2011 Performances in New York, U.S.
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〜Live Performances〜
2002 Nami Kineie Shamisen Live vol.1
2003 Nami Kineie Shamisen Live vol.2
2005 Nami Kineie Shamisen Live vol.3
2006 Nami Kineie Shamisen Live vol.4(at Oedo Nihonbashi Tei)
2009 Nami Kineie Shamisen Live vol.5(at Kineie kaikan)
2011 Futarikai Shin (Nami Kineie Shamisen Live vol.6)
2016 Nami Kineie Shamisen Live vol.7(at All in Fun)
Nami Kineie Shamisen Live vol.8(at Kineie Kaikan)

〜TV/Radio Appearances〜
NHK FM Radio Program, “Hogaku no Toki”

Performance for successful candidate of Japanese Music Category
3rd song, “Haru Sandai” Shamisen: Nami Kineie, Koto: Haruko Watanabe

NHK TV Program, “Geino Hana Butai”

As part of “The Summer Request Selection 4”, performed “Hoshiyume no Mai (Stellar Dream Dances)” composed by Takashi Yoshimatsu as a member of the Pro Musica Nipponia.

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Performed rock shamisen beside a rakugo storyteller master, Shumputei Koasa, on a TBS TV program, “Pittanko Kan Kan” on November 20, 2007.
Performed Gekka san-ei(Composed by Motoyuki Shitanda) on NHK-FM Radio Program, “Hougaku hyakuban”on December , 2009.
Performed Danses Concertantes(Composed by Minoru Miki) and Dotoh(Composed by Minoru Miki) on NHK-FM Radio Program, “Hougaku hyakuban” on July 31, 2010.
Performed “Shinsyun Hinoki Butai” on January 1, 2011.
Performed “Shinsyun Nippon no Otakara Dai Hakkutsu” on January 1, 2012.
Performed “Umechan Sensei”on NHK Drama, on April 28, 2012.
Performed “Dream Creator” on November 22, 2012.
Performed “Music arrangements Battle ! Song Hen” on September 25, 2014.



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