Spotlight on Taiko with Kenny Endo

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2020 AT 2 PM – 3 PM UTC-10

Sunday Spotlight on Taiko (Japanese Drums) with Kenny Endo
Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 2 PM – 3 PM UTC-10
Public · Hosted by East-West Center Arts Program
Online Event http://www.eastwestcenter.org/ZNP
Kenny shares insights about the art of taiko – highlighting instruments in the EWC exhibition – its cultural contexts, and the confluence of tradition and innovation, along with performance excerpts and demonstration.
Please register here to attend the event: http://www.eastwestcenter.org/ZNP

Due to COVID-19, the EWC Gallery remains closed to the public until further notice. However, we are happy to host our virtual Sunday Spotlight series in conjunction with the current exhibition “Musical Instruments: Sounds of the Asia Pacific” (extended through December 20, 2020). The exhibition features Asia-Pacific musical instruments from the Ethnomusicology Instrument Collection at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Music Department.All Sunday Spotlight programs will be presented on Sundays at 2:00 p.m. (Hawai‘i Standard Time) via Zoom. Programming will include conversations and musical demonstrations by Hawai‘i-based artists, illustrated talks, panel discussions, and an instrument-making workshop for families, culminating in a live-streamed performance event in honor of Professor Emerita Barbara B. Smith on December 20. Attendance is free, but registration is required.

Please register here to attend the event: http://www.eastwestcenter.org/ZNP