Grant “Masanduu” Sadami Murata Special to The Hawai‘i Herald I began learning Okinawa uta-sanshin (singing and playing the sanshin) in 1976. Who knew it would lead to a life-long devotion that would span decades? I have become so immersed in the tradition of uta-sanshin it has become like an addiction. The drug of choice: wanting…

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