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We would like to gather as many links as we can related to the sanshin, Okinawa, musicians,
Japanese culture and anything that sounds fun. If you have a website of interest, or know of one,
please email us at: info@asovivasanshin.com and we will add it to the list. Hopefully we can make
a great resource for sanshin players around the world.

If you would like to link to us, we would love it. You're also very welcome to use any of our Asoviva
logos when doing so:

Sanshin

Simple Sanshin Source
http://simplesanshin.com
Tuning your sanshin article - courtesy of Karakui website
http://karakui.com/tuning-your-sanshin

 

Books

The Power of Okinawa
http://www.powerofokinawa.com/

 

Kunkunshi

The Music of Okinawa
http://sites.google.com/site/simoncolston/kunkunshi
Collection of kunkunshi from Simple Sanshin
http://simplesanshin.com/post/59711830/collected-kunkunshi
Online kunkunshi editor
http://www.pc-rs.com/flash/kunkun4/

 

Okinawa

Okinawa Story: a great resource for Okinawan information
http://www.okinawastory.jp/en/
Wonder Okinawa: a multimedia archive for Okinawa
http://www.wonder-okinawa.jp/index_en.jsp
Okinawaology blog
http://chicagookinawakenjinkai.blogspot.com
Karakui: Okinawan Pop Culture blog
http://karakui.com
Okinawn Hai: a blog about getting the most out of life in Okinawa
http://www.okinawahai.com/
Ryukyu Cultural archives
http://rca.open.ed.jp/web_e/
Okinawa Association of America
http://www.oaamensore.org
Okinawa Kai of Washington D.C.
http://www.okinawakai.org
Hawaii United Okinawa Association
http://www.huoa.org
Ryukyu-Okinawa History and Culture Website
http://www.niraikanai.wwma.net
Saltwater Fishing Okinawa

http://www.saltwater-fishing-okinawa.com

 

Japan

Japantics - a podcast about life in Japan from a Western perspective
http://www.japantics.com
Japan's official travel website
http://www.japantravelinfo.com/top/index.php
Tae Kim's guide to learning Japanese
http://www.guidetojapanese.org/learn/grammar

 

Musicians

Rimi Natsukawa (in Japanese)
http://www.rimirimi.jp/free/
Stereo Sanshin - Wataru Kousaka
http://www.myspace.com/watarukousaka
HappyFunSmile - a New York band with some Okinawan musical roots
http://www.happyfunsmile.com/index2.html
Jack Johnson: official website
http://jackjohnsonmusic.com/home
Jason Mraz: official website
http://www.jasonmraz.com
Okinawan band 'Begin' (in Japanese)
http://www.begin1990.com/top5.html

 

Instruments from around the world

African Treasures: source for authentic imports from Africa and the World
http://www.africantreasures.com
Experimental Music Instruments: resources for unusual instruments and instrument making
http://www.windworld.com
Unfretted: a site dedicated to the fretless guitar
http://www.unfretted.com
Oddmusic: home to odd, ethnic, unusual musical instruments and resources
http://www.oddmusic.com
Ukelele Underground
http://ukuleleunderground.com

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Shipping

International shipments use the following Japan Post services:
Express Mail Service. EMS mail is handled with the highest priority of any international service (estimated delivery time 2-4 days).
Economy Air (SAL) - normally 1-3 weeks.
Surface Mail - normally 1-3 months.

Once your order has shipped we will email your tracking number.

Refund/Return/Exchange Policy
In the following cases, we will exchange the item or give customer a full refund within 7days of the receipt of the items.
*In either case, customer is responsible for return shipping cost.

- When customer receive incorrect items.
- When items are badly damaged.
- When customer is not completely satisfied with the quality of the item.

When customer wants to return the item for any other reasons, customer must contact Asoviva within 3 days of the receipt of the items and sent the item back to Asoviva Items must be unused and in original packaging. Please note that after 7 days of receipt of the items, we may not be able to accept any return or offer refund.

About Delivery

Your order will be shipped to you within three business days of the date of purchase.

If there is a shortage of stock affecting your order, we will notify you immediately.

Payment

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All credit card payments are processed securely through the PayPal website.

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