I’m sad to say that Summer Taiko Institute is already over. Tanya, Joy, and I had a wonderful time.
I think it is rare to see such impressive musicianship and excellent teaching skills in the same person, and even more amazing to find a group of four people who work so well together in both […]
I am learning my shime part of the song.
Days one and two of Summer Taiko Institute are over and Joy, Beth and I are pleasantly exhausted. We’ve spent two days absorbing techniques on timing, articulation, form and stance, all while learning a new song written by Shoji Kameda of On Ensemble. There has […]
Beth, Tanya and me playing in the trees near the La Brea Tar Pits
It’s finally August, and that means Taiko Conference and Summer Taiko Institute!
Tanya, Beth and I have never been to Taiko Conference before, and we decided to jump in with both feet and do it all! Beth and I arrived […]