Welcome to shakuhachi zen!

This is the shakuhachi site of Philip Horan. It contains articles about making and playing shakuhachi.


I provided music for 'Kaveri', a short movie by director, Shilpa Munikempanna.

Download the track 'Seven Mountains' on the album Lower Entrance, a collaboration with Konrad Psiuk.

I appear on the DVD, S-1 Grand Prix World Finals Concert, as part of the World Shakuhachi Festival in Sydney, 2008.

I play on a track, The Midori Suite, composed by Martin Tourish, recorded in aid of the Touhoku tsunami disaster. Appearing Irish musicians are Triona Marshall, Thomas Charles Marshall, Tim Edey, Ciaran Tourish, Alyth McCormack, Philip Horan, Noel Eccles and Martin Tourish. Recorded & mixed by Brian Masterson.