Due to social distancing and the global pandemic, this concert will be live-streamed ONLY. NO audience members on site in the concert hall. Stay tuned for details to come!
Taiko Center of the Pacific continues to offer classes ONLINE through Summer Session I – July 6 – August 2. Class schedule is as found below. We hope you will consider joining us from anywhere across the globe!
Family Taiko, Youth Beginning I Taiko, Youth Beginning II Taiko, Youth Intermediate Taiko, Youth Performing Group Trainees, Youth Performing Group, Adult Beginning I Taiko
Adult Beginning I Taiko “Nice & Easy,” Adult Intermediate Taiko
Adult Beginning II Taiko, “Drills for Skills”
No experience necessary. Please prepare:
–a hitting surface (drum, drumpad, chair covered with a towel, firm pillow, bed, pillow, OR bucket/trashcan turned upside down, etc.)
–drumsticks (taiko sticks, pair of sticks, pair of wooden spoons, pair of long wooden chopsticks, magazine drumsticks (as demonstrated on 7.24)
–wear comfortable clothing and have a bottle of water nearby
FREE. To Register, visit:
ZOOM link will be sent to you upon registration.
Outreach College and Manoa Public Library present
Kenny Endo and Taiko Center of the Pacific TONIGHT! ZOOM Live Stream from Kaimuki, Honolulu, HI. Thursday, July 30, 2020 6:30 pm (Hawaii time); 9:30 pm (PT); 10:30 PM (MT); 12:30 AM (ET);5:30 AM on Friday 7.31 (London time); 6:30 AM on Friday 7.31 (Germany time) 13:30 PM on Friday 7.31 (Tokyo time)
Endo will be presenting his contemporary compositions tonight featuring taiko, bamboo flute, keyboard, percussion, and hula.
Friday Jul 24, 2020 3:00 PM Hawaii; 6:00 PM (PT); 9:00 PM (ET)Japanese American National Museum Digital Film Fest
“Big Drum” Taiko in the US Q&A 15th Anniversary of the film.
A one hour conversation with curator Sojin Kim and Kenny Endo (Kenny Endo Taiko Ensemble), Kay Fukumoto (Maui Taiko), Teddy Yoshikami (Soh Daiko), PJ Hirabayashi (Taiko Peace), and others…
Tune in here for the program: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vpV6EJQ4Juw
WATCH THE FILM: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EETeF