Min'yo is a genre of traditional Japanese folk music that originated in the Edo period (1603-1868). It is characterized by its simple melodies, repetitive rhythms, and use of traditional instruments such as the shamisen, taiko drums, and shakuhachi flute. Min'yo songs often tell stories of rural life, love, and nature, and are performed at festivals and other cultural events. The genre has been influenced by

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