Mashiro no Oto
Those Snow White Notes
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Mashiro no Oto

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Japanese: ましろのおと
English: Those Snow White Notes
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 31
Chapters: 124
Status: Finished
Published: Dec 5, 2009 to Aug 5, 2022
Genres: Award Winning Award Winning, Drama Drama
Themes: Music Music, School School
Demographic: Shounen Shounen
Authors: Ragawa, Marimo (Story & Art)


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Those White Notes
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Shamisen is a traditional Japanese musical instrument that looks similar to a guitar. Teenager Setsu Sawamura's grandfather, who raised him and his older brother Wakana, recently passed away. His grandfather was one of the greatest shamisen players, and the two siblings grew up listening to him play and learning to play the instrument.

Since his grandfather's death, Setsu dropped out of high school, moved to Tokyo and has been drifting, not knowing what to do besides play his shamisen. That's when his successful and rich mother Umeko storms into his life and tries to shape Setsu up. She enrolls him back into high school but little does Setsu know that he is about to rediscover his passion for shamisen.

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Mashiro no Oto has been published digitally in English as Those Snow White Notes by Kodansha USA since March 30, 2021.

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Recent Forum Discussion

Is there any fan translation?
tensura1704 - May 28, 2021
12 repliesby tr25a3 »»
Nov 30, 2022 5:44 AM
romance probably ?
ammarbahij5150 - Mar 19, 2021
3 repliesby neko_chaser »»
Jun 12, 2021 7:09 PM
Get anime adaptation April 2021
Syureria - Aug 1, 2020
5 repliesby JCDRANZER »»
May 11, 2021 5:13 AM
Poll: Mashiro no Oto Chapter 2 Discussion
Stark700 - Mar 13, 2013
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Mar 13, 2013 3:46 PM
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Stark700 - Mar 13, 2013
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Mar 13, 2013 3:40 PM

It’s time to ditch the text file.
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