Murakami Katsumi (b. 1927; 10th-degree, Kobayashi-ryu; 9th-degree, Shorin-ryu Shorinkan) is an instructor of karate instructors. This interview brings out much on the history, theory, and practice of Ryukyu kobudo and karatedo, and some Chinese arts. A?technical section presents some of the variety of skills Murakami teaches.
SOURCE: Journal of Asian Martial Arts, Vol. 8 No. 4 (1999): 20 pages.