Yoshinobu Taniguchi is one of the foremost living masters of shakuhachi in Japan today. The majority of the pieces in this sheetmusic are dokyoku or honkyoku transmitted through the legendary shakuhachi player Watazumido to Yokoyama Katsuya and then to Taniguchi-sensei. The sheet music is accompanied by four cds that play the included pieces: Ajikan (Vol. 1), Bosatsu (Vol. 2), Sokkan (Vol. 3) and Tamuke(Vol.4), performed by Taniguchi-sensei.