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Bōfuri (棒振リ)

“Stick waving” – a type of dance in kyōgen. In the play Nabeyatsubachi, a man selling kakko, double-headed drums, waves a long stick with only flutes as musical accompaniment. The waving of the stick eventually becomes faster, and the intricate hand movement is beautiful to watch.

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