Full lesson with video tutorial for Hana by Masaaki Kishibe. Hana (Flower) Masaaki Kishibe (). Growing Up. 1/4. = Open D. 1 = D. 2 = A. 3 = F♯. 6 = D. 1. Capo. fret 2. 0. 2. 0. 0. 0. 2. 0. 0. 4. 2. Masaaki Kishibe, is an acoustic guitarist from Japan. Masaaki Kishibe was Hana translate as “Flower” in Japanese. Open D Tuning. 1=D.
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Kishibe learned both instruments at a fast pace and eventually decided he wanted to take learning music more seriously, and throughout the next decade he formally studied in music schooling, under famed Japanese guitarist, and composer, Isato Nakagawa.
Kisyibe would go on to learning a variety of different techniques, as well as music theory, and eventually began composing his own music using the fingerstyle technique. InMasaaki Kishibe became a student at Berklee College of Music in Boston masaaaki, Massachusettsand moved to the United States to pursue his studies; however, having no ultimate objective in where to direct his study attention, he failed to graduate, and returned to Japan, though still humbled by his experiences in the US.
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He continued to self teach himself fingerstyle guitar playing, and began writing his own compositions. InKishibe wrote and recorded his first record, “Truth,” to which he attempted to display his own personality through guitar composition and playing.
While the works included many pieces that are memorable, and are cherished fan favorites, it was considered an album that had maturing to fulfill in his writing style. Over the next four years, Kishibe would continue to improve his playing ability, as well as his writing ability, and the results came to ‘s “Growing Up”.
Kishibe has continued to tour around the world, and continue to write and release music, composing 5 albums, and eventually began creating fingerstyle arrangements of popular pieces of music including, “Salut d’Amore” from the film Nuovo Cinema Paradisoand ” When You Wish Upon Kisihbe Star ” from the Disney children’s film, Pinocchio.
While Kishibe is widely known around Japan and other eastern countries, he was not hwna well known in the US until he performed at the 32nd Walnut Valley Festival in Winfield, KS in taking 2nd place overall in Fingerstyle Guitar;  then subsequently touring with guitarist another former Walnut Valley winner, Andy McKeethroughout Taiwan.
As attention to McKee’s recommendations grew, so did the growing popularity of music that listeners could find from Kishibe. But as his music is not available for purchase anywhere other than Japan, and only through ordering via e-mail with his Japanese distributor, Pooh Yokocho Inc, the easiest way for curious fans to hear Kishibe’s music for the first time is through the few low bit rates mp3 files contained for free on his website.
A particular song, “Hana,” has been covered and performed by many professional and amateur guitarists around the world on YouTube. While Kishibe still has no American distribution, his fanbase continues to grow through the underground internet music community.