Taiko is the art of Japanese drumming, which develops self-expression and musical creativity. This course engages in uchikomi based practice.
Students who join should have a sense of rhythm and/or stamina to hit drums for 2 hours. All equipment – including drums and sticks – are provided.
NOTE: Taiko is a physical activity requiring fitness and stamina. It requires peak physical conditioning and flexible joints and muscles. No individuals with physical impairments, past injuries or medical conditions should sign up for this class. Instructor reserves right to reject questionable physical conditions and/or require a doctor’s written permission and written waver of liability.
There will be a $60 materials fee (Section A) and a $70 materials fee (Section B) payable to the instructor at the first class to cover the drum heads replacement.