2018 ZEN AND MUSIC
“Not Depending on Words and Letters” is a famous description of Zen, although Zen is discussed in voluminous writings.
Music transcends languages and borders.
Master of Zen, Kyudo, Okyo and music,
Zen Master Jitsudo Tsuha teaches the essence of Zen using music as a tool.
"Looking at music from the perspective of Zen offers insight for all who are connected in some way with music in their lives.
Ranging from reviewing its basic physical nature to listening, and performing, music provides a powerful and effective means of understanding and realizing our human being that is essential to these times.
The resonance we create influences stability and clarity. Musicians, teachers, students, and music lovers especially will
realize a unique view through the world of music and sound." - Jitsudo Tsuha -
Jitsudo Tsuha is an 86th Generation Zen Master of Rinzai Zen, a 7th dan Kyudo Shihan, Okyo specialist, a music teacher and a Teacher of the Year.
After teaching in Honolulu for over 30 years, Tsuha Roshi now travels and brings extraordinary methods for Zen in the modern world.