Kintaro MATSUMOTO (Nohgakushi) (松本金太郎 (能楽師))
Kintaro MATSUMOTO was a Nohgakushi (Noh actor) playing shite (the principal roles) of Hosho-ryu school. He was a leading disciple of Kuro Tomoharu HOSHO.
He was the second son of Manzaburo NAKATA, Otsuzumi kata (large hand drum player) of Kadono-ryu school. He was adopted by the Matsumoto family, shite-kata (actor of the principal roles) of Hosho-ryu school. He was a leading figure who supported Kuro Tomoharu HOSHO and restored Hosho-ryu school of the Meiji period. He instructed Yoshinobu TOKUGAWA in his later years in Yokyoku (Noh song).