Fuji Japanese Music is a traditional Japanese music troupe founded and headed by instructor Mme. Kimisen Katada. The troupe focuses on Nagauta and Narimono.
As a member of the Fuji Japanese Music troupe, students can learn to play the shamisen and sing in the Nagauta music style, as well as learn to play Narimono, the kotsuzumi, okawa, taiko, and etc.
Starting in September 2014, classes will be added at the Hollywood Japanese Cultural Institute.
Katada Kimisen’s Troupes
1982 to 1989: MARIFUJI-KAI JAPANESE DANCE – in Chicago
1997 to 2012: TOMOFUJI-KAI JAPANESE DANCE AND MUSIC
New Jersey Nonprofit Organization
2012 – : FUJI JAPANESE MUSIC – California