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SBH:Inside Noh - 4 (of 5).
Richard Emmert and Akira Matsui demonstrate the different melodic styles of Noh drama.
Interviewer: David Hughes.
PRE:Emmert demonstrates by singing and playing on flute the four basic measures which form a cycle of a dance.
Emmert: Shidai (entrance music) - flute and drums are unmatched in rhythms.
Demonstration of Shidai.Emmert: Sagariha - more entrance music where melody matches that of the drums.
(8'00"") Demonstration of Sagariha.
Emmert: Dancer doesn't come marching in - any movement of the dancer is not matched to rhythm of the instruments.
Introduces the piece ""gaku"" and ""kagura"".
24 Oct 1991 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 3)
Richard Emmert (fl)
David Hughes (int)
Akira Matsui (voc)
Notes: CAIRS 545299.