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Postponed - Tataki: Taiko & Shamisen Workshop Series

March 4-5, 2017
San Jose, CA

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The Taiko drum and three-stringed shamisen may seem like two completely different instruments, yet both instruments share what is called “tataki”. Though “tataki” simply means “striking”, the deep-rooted fundamentals of tataki is what connects both instruments together. This connection is why many taiko players are able to pick up shamisen with great ease, and vice-versa. 

Taiko extraordinaire Eien Hunter-Ishikawa and shamisen master-dabbler Kyle Abbott are teaming up in California to bring you a taiko and shamisen experience like no other!

Kyle Abbott website

Earlier Event: January 5
Hawaii Workshop Tour
Later Event: February 12
US Midwest Workshop Tour