By Kyle Abbott on September 12, 2017

Bachi on the Horn (E06) - "Question from Karl!"

Today, Mike and Kyle open the ol' shitsumon-bukuro (Question Bag) and address a partial question posed by Karl Hedlund!

Today's topic - Composition: How to take anything and develop it into something magical!

Episode References

Chopin's Prelude No. 4 in E Minor Arranged for Japanese Shamisen and Voice

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