2008 National Conference » Events

Taiko Workshop

Denver Taiko

Topic: Youth-Friendly
Date: Friday, July 4, 2008
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Location: Capitol 5 & 6, 4th Floor

In these sessions, members of Denver Taiko—the fourth oldest taiko group in North America—will provide demonstrations and hands-on activities that introduce participants to the history of American taiko, the background of Denver Taiko, and the basic elements of playing taiko—including warm-up/stretching routines, etiquette and respect, posture/form, and rhythmic patterns. The workshop will be repeated at 11:00 am.