A group of masked Taiko performers on stage.
Taiko performance. Image courtesy of Brenda Joy Lem.


This introductory Taiko workshop will include a warmup stretch, learning a song through oral notation, stances, sounding the drum with an emphasis on somatics and stories of taiko drumming in North America with ties to the Asian American and Black Power movements, solidarity with Indigenous communities and other social justice movements. 

Wear comfortable clothing you can move in. Bare feet, tabi, or running shoes.


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  • Date: Thu, Jan 25, 2024
  • Time & Duration: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm (EST) (2h)
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  • Venue:
    Hart House
    7 Hart House Cir,
    Toronto, ON M5S 3H3
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  • Room: Basketball Gym
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