American Go E-Journal

Member’s Edition: Lessons with Kaz: 3-4 Point Pincer Joseki

Tuesday February 24, 2015


Published in the February 24, 2015 edition of the American Go E-Journal.

Kaz is offering a “Special Services” in his lessons, and a testimonial. In this lesson, Kaz outlines practical considerations involving various pincers to the high approach move to the 3-4 point. Kaz stresses that selecting simpler joseki variations can give you playable results without risking mistakes that often come with complicated joseki.

A longtime contributor to the American Go E-Journal, former insei Kazunari Furuyama has returned with his popular EJ column, now in sgf files and re-named “Lessons with Kaz”. Visit his newly improved website, including the advice column.