A great year-long opportunity to study taiko in Hawaii with taiko artist Kenny Endo and Taiko Center of the Pacific. TAIKO, Sun, Fun, Surf, great taiko community. Application deadline extended to June 11, 2019!!!
For application, visit: https://taikoarts.com/fellowship/
JOIN US for a pilot Katsugi Okedo course May 6 and 13.
Katsugi Okedo is a unique style of taiko playing in which the taiko is slung over the shoulder and carried as it is being played. This enables the players to have greater mobility and a wide range of choreography for a playful experience. Register at: “store” (see above).
Classes for All Ages and All Skill Levels! From Taiko Tots (ages 2-4), Family Taiko, Youth thru Adults, Teens, “Nice & Easy,” Taiko for the Deaf Community, Japanese Festival Music, and more! https://taikoarts.com/classes/schedule/youth-classes/
Taiko Center of the Pacific Youth Group will open for On Ensemble, a contemporary taiko ensemble recognized for infusing the powerful rhythms of taiko with a wide range of musical influences from jazz and rock to central Asian overtone singing.
Saturday, March 9, 2019 7 pm Tickets Online: https://ewcarts.eventbrite.com
Come celebrate the Year of the Boar with Taiko Center of the Pacific at Market City (Kaimuki) on Saturday, January 26 at 10 am !
Taiko, Lion Dance, and lots of fireworks!
Already the year is moving fast….TCP Spring Session II starts February 17th. New “Katsugi” (shoulder slug drum) class will be on Sundays 3-3:55 pm with Sho’on Shibata. Check it out!