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(Classes limited to 27 students)

TAIKO I
(Classes limited to 27 students)

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Taiko
Instructor: Kensuke Sumii, info@drumrevolution.com
Duration: 6 wks
Date(s) of the week: Wednesday
Hour: 8–10 p.m.
Quarter: Fall 2022
Prerequisite: Age 15+
Address: Palo Alto HS Student Center

Taiko is the art of Japanese drumming, which develops self-expression and musical creativity. This course engages in Uchikomi based practice. You should have a sense of rhythm and/or stamina to hit drums for two hours.

NOTE: Taiko is a physical activity requiring fitness and stamina. It requires peak physical conditioning and flexible joints and muscles. Individuals with physical concerns should check with their physician before enrolling in this class. All students will be required to sign a waiver of liability.

  • All equipment – including drums and sticks – are provided.
  • There will be a $110 materials fee payable to the instructor at the first class to cover the drum heads replacement.

*** All new students should take Taiko I-B class on Sundays! ***

SECTION A (Open to ALL Students)

Duration: 6 wks
Date range: August 31 to October 12
(No class: September 28.)
Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
Hour: 8–10 p.m.
Address: Palo Alto HS Student Center
Price: $60 (plus $110 Materials fee)
No Longer Available

SECTION B (Open to CONTINUING Students ONLY)

Duration: 6 wks
Date range: October 19 to November 30
(No class: November 23.)
Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
Hour: 8–10 p.m.
Address: Palo Alto HS Student Center
Price: $60 (plus $110 Materials fee)
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SECTION C (Open to CONTINUING Students ONLY)

Duration: 6 wks
Date range: December 7 to January 25
(No class: December 28, 2022 and January 4, 2023.)
Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
Hour: 8–10 p.m.
Address: Palo Alto HS Student Center
Price: $60 (plus $110 Materials Fee)
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