Practice of Gion Festival Music in the Community

July 28, 2019

It's July. The Gion festival (祇園祭) has begun. At the Iwatoyama (岩戸山) float community where I live, the symbol lantern is lit at the eaves of a restaurant.

 

The practice of Nikai Bayashi (二階囃子, Gion festival music unique to each float) has begun too. After the Kippu-iri (切符入り, the ceremony for the commencement of the festival), each community conducts the practice of their inherited music at the second floor of their meeting place.

 

Since the Iwatoyama community do not have the meeting place, we rent a venue in a house within the community.

 

 

 

The adornment of the entrance of my house is also changed to the Gion festival items.

 

Beniko

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tags:

Please reload

Kyoto Kimono Rental Yumeyakata │ Gojo Shop

〒600-8104 京都市下京区万寿寺町128     Access

128, Manjujicho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto Japan

Business Hours 10:00~18:30(entry by 5pm)

Closed on 31st Dec to 3rd Jan

Overseas Phone Line 075-354-9110

FAX 075-354-8506

MAIL info@yumeyakata.com

Copyright © 2002-2018 Yumeyakata. all rights reserved. 着物レンタル 京都夢館. 無断での写真の転載・使用は固くお断り致します。