Artistic name: Bunk˘d˘
8th lunar month of 1730 "Miura no ďsuke ďbai Tazuna" was adapted for Kabuki and staged for the first time in the at the Kado no Shibai.
3rd lunar month of 1732: "Kiichi H˘gen Sanryaku no Maki" was produced by Arashi Koroku I in Ky˘to with the actors Mihogi Gizaemon I and Ichiyama Sukegor˘ I playing the roles of Yoshioka Kiichi H˘gen and Ichij˘ ďkura Naganari.
5th lunar month of 1736: premiere of "Katakiuchi Tsuzure no Nishiki"  in ďsaka at the Takemotoza. It was based on a very old Kabuki drama, Fukui Yagozaemon's drama "Hinin no Adauchi" ('the Outcast's revenge'), which was staged in 1664 in ďsaka, starring Araki Yojibŕ I, Kaneko Rokuemon and Nakagawa Kinnoj˘.
5th lunar month of 1739: "Hirakana Seisuiki" was adapted for Kabuki and staged for the first time in Ky˘to at the Minamigawa no Shibai, produced by Mizuki Tatsunosuke II for the nadai Hoteiya Umenoj˘ [casting].
9th lunar month of 1740: "Hirakana Seisuiki" was staged for the first time in ďsaka , produced at the Kado no Shibai by Nakamura Jűz˘ I and the only know actor in the casting was Nakamura Tomijűr˘ I in the role of Chidori.
Matsuda Bunk˘d˘ was a Kamigata sakusha, who was active for 30 years, mainly in the puppet theater (Bunraku) and occasionally in Kabuki. He was the most active after 1730. Many of his works were collaborations with Hasegawa Senshi. The most well-known among those works are "Kiichi H˘gen Sanryaku no Maki" and "Gosho Zakura Horikawa no Youchi", which are stories about Minamoto no Yoshitsune and still often played in Kabuki theaters.
 Written with Miyoshi Sh˘raku. "Gosho Zakura Horikawa no Youchi" was adapted for Kabuki many years later and staged for the first time in the 4th lunar month of 1762 in ďsaka at the Naka no Shibai [casting]. "Benkei J˘shi" and "T˘yata Monogatari" are still in the Kabuki repertoire.
 Written with Miyoshi Sh˘raku. "Katakiuchi Tsuzure no Nishiki" was adapted for Kabuki more than 28 years after its creation. It was premiered in ďsaka in the 9th lunar month of 1764 at the Kado no Shibai, in a version which was revised by Namiki Jűsuke, Ichiyama Bokuhei and Namiki ďsuke and was entitled "Oriawase Tsuzure no Nishiki" [casting]. "Daianji Zutsumi" is still in the Kabuki repertoire.
 Written with Hasegawa Senshi. "Ishikiri Kajiwara" is still in the Kabuki repertoire.
 Written with Takeda Izumo I. "Migawari Ondo" is still in the Kabuki repertoire.
 Written with Hasegawa Senshi. "ďgiya Kumagai" is still in the Kabuki repertoire.
 Believed to have been a disciple of Chikamatsu Monzaemon.
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