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Perry Yung Shakuhachi Image
Hi Folks, I just put up some new flutes in the Shop section. http://yungflutes.com/shop/category/shakuhachi_for_sale
Those of you looking for a nice shakuhachi, this is what I have ready to ship now. I have others in the works but for the next three weeks, I would like to finish some repairs and commissions. I will not be shipping after Dec 19th as I can not guaranteed a delivery before Christmas eve. Feel free to send me an email with any questions what so ever. Unless I’m in the middle of a performance or drilling a hole, I will respond ASAP. Thanks again and from my family to yours, have a great Holiday Season! - Perry

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Perry Yung:  Shakuhachi Maker, Performer, Teacher

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Hi, I’m Perry Yung. I first discovered the shakuhachi flute while performing in New York City as an actor in Ellen Stewart’s Oedipus the King. Night after night, the subtle sound grew to become all encompassing. Soon, I started my path by making the flute as it was impossible to buy a shakuhachi in the pre internet days of 1994. Time passed and eight years later got a grant to live in Japan to study traditionally with some of the best makers and players in the world. The shakuhachi changed my life in ways that words can not describe. My goal is to help you with a flute that can open that door as it is a beautiful world on the other side. Come on in!

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Zen saying for Perry.