NTSC, Region Code 2. 40 minutes. Colour/Black & White. The Bando School of Dance is one of the major schools of Nihon Buyo. Mitsugoro Bando goes back 10 generations, these three DVDs featuring Bando Mitsugoro VII, called the 'god of dance' who held the name from April 1906-November 1961and Bando Mitsugoro IX who held the name from September 1987-April 1999.