Composed for the New Year's Imperial Poetry Competition in 1929, this music describes a springtime boat trip. It is a standard and well-known work for the Japanese bamboo flute, or shakuhachi, and the koto, a traditional stringed instrument. From the collection of Les Enfants de Pan.

2002 NFA Newly Published Music Competition - Honorable Mention


  • Flute 1
  • Flute 2
  • Alto Flute (or Flute 3)