UH Hilo offers Japanese Taiko Drumming class
Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Contact: Alyson Kakugawa-Leong, (808) 932-7669
For Immediate Release
The Center for Community Engagement at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo offers a non-credit Japanese Taiko Drumming class with Chad Nakagawa for participants age 9 and older. Cost is $85.
Participants will learn two compositions while gaining a better understanding of the culture, protocols, rhythm and technique of taiko drumming. Classes are Mondays, February 25 – May 6, 5 – 6:30 p.m., in UH Hilo’s Old Gym.
Nakagawa is the Artistic Director of Taishoji Taiko and has over 20 years of taiko experience. He has learned under the direction of taiko masters Kenny Endo, Marco Lienhard, Yoshikazu Fujimoto, Seichi Tanaka, and many others.
For more information and to register, contact CCE at 932-7830 or visit https://hilo.hawaii.edu/cce/.
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