Michael Chizuzen Gould

Chicago Botanic Gardens 2007—courtesy Dean DelBene.

Welcome to the website of Michael “Chikuzen” Gould, master Shakuhachi performer and teacher.

My studio offers a variety of services:

Please see my profile about my background and my calendar of upcoming events. (Here's a video of me playing along with some photo albums from various workshops.)

Feel free to contact me for further information.

— Michael Chikuzen Gould

Shakuhachi Root End

What’s New…

  • A new DVD of 6 Honkyoku pieces performed on February 8, 2009 at the Canton Cultural Center for the Arts in Canton, Ohio.