Open House Introductory to Taiko drummingKamloops, British Columbia
Music, Multicultural — Hands-On Activity, Behind-the-scenes
Raiden Taiko welcomes the public to join us in a free open house introductory class of Japanese Taiko drumming.
You will learn the names of each taiko drum and what it's function is and how it sounds. count in Japanese, warm up,
fundamentals on how to be in taiko stance and hitting technique for naname/ slanted & Beta/flat stand.
Learn Japanese beat notation and how we learn or write original songs. You will get a good workout and learn the famous art of Japanese drumming at the same time. Please wear yoga wear, sweat pants, t-shirt and bring water bottles. Be prepared to go to a exciting world of Japanese music. Lots of fun and feel energized.
This activity requires pre-registration. Please sign-up at Please pre register so I know who is coming limited class. firstname.lastname@example.org / 250319-7779.
This activity is in English.
This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
Keywords: Youth/Teens, Singing, Performance, Improvisation, Drumming, Costumes, Contemporary, All Ages
|Fri 29 Sep||7:00 PM to 8:30 PM|
|Sat 30 Sep||No events scheduled.|
|Sun 01 Oct||No events scheduled.|
In case of rain:
inside culture centre
160 Vernon Ave
Kamloops, British Columbia
Kamloops Japanese Cultural Center
Right across the North Hills mall, McDonalds & Independent Foods parking lot. Please go down stairs which will be on the right side where the gated door to our Taiko dojo centre is located.
My name Is Lance Yamada a founding member of the KJCA artistic & Marketing Director of the Raiden Taiko performance group. Raiden Taiko has been around 13 years and still going strong. Raiden Taiko has played at all kinds of community events in Kamloops from IWWH tournament, Tru International Days, Run for cure, Wolf pack games, Winter Carnival, schools, concerts, Etc. Our mission statement from the beginning is to bring out Japanese art cultural to the pubic and play events.
Raiden Taiko Performance group
250-376-9629 / 250-319-7779
Marketing & Artistic Director for Raiden Taiko