Samurai Swordsmanship DVD 1 Preview

In this martial arts DVD trailer for Samurai Swordsmanship Volume 1: Basic Sword Program by Masayuki Shimabukuro, the Black Belt Hall of Fame member takes you through step-by-step instructions for executing a sword kata called “junto sono ni.” Narration is provided by his senior student, Carl E. Long. This three-volume DVD collection covers basic, intermediate and advanced concepts and features interviews with both instructors. Topics include mat cutting, forms, uniform care, sword etiquette, cleaning your weapon, thrusts, drawing and sheathing the sword and much more.