Basic Immersion Program Fee
The basic program cost includes.
Lodging for 3 nights and 4 days
Music Book, DVD
*Students need not speak japanese but should be able to say a few basic words, greetings and numbers
1700 hrs Meet at Sanshin Club for introduction of staff/Instructors and briefing on the upcoming daily events.
1800 First Practice Session, review of Basics, Tuning
1930 Move to Lodging Facility Onna Village
2000 Free time until next day
0800 Breakfast (enjoy a walk on the beach)
Free time until lesson
1000-1200 Sanshin Lesson (study techniques) quick learning methods, Continue review of basics. Begin Songwork, playing drills etc
1200 Lunch time Bento
1300-1700 Intense Sanshin Practice
1700-1800 Onna Village history discussion
1800-1930- Todays Review Lesson
1930-0000 dinner and free time Visit Sanshin Pub?
1000-1200 Intense Practice
1200-1330 Visit Local Okinawa Food Shop for traditional Lunch (payment students responsibility)
1400-1700 Practice performing on stage in front of others, Peers, instructor etc.
1800 -?? Celebration BBQ with Staff, Staff and students all play sanshin together.
0900-1000 Move out of Lodging
1000- Arrange Transportation to Airport or other area of Okinawa
Students are responsible for airfare , transportation from Airport to our Shop (if not available from us, we will make every effort to provide pickup when possible extra fee may be charged)
students should have spending money to cover a few meals, and nightly excursions, sightseeing etc.
Cost of this course INCLUDES a "loaner" Sanshin if student does not want to travel with their own.
**Other program Options for additional Fees include personal escort/guide from USA to Okinawa. Complete English translation of all instruction. Arrangement of International Drivers license rental car and Air fare.
Tours of other area of islands, Scuba, Japanese Okinawan Language lessons etc