Course Description: The Ensemble Performance Course is designed to build a foundation for performing in a multi-player taiko ensemble. Each class will begin with drills for building strong timing. Fundamental techniques for playing a wide range of taiko (shime, naname, odaiko, beta) as well as percussion (atarigane, hyoshigi, shakers) will also be covered. Participants can expect to gain an understanding of how to play a wide range of taiko styles, percussion instruments, and how the sounds work together.
Misc Group: IK11 Ensemble Fundamentals
Ensemble Fundamentals 8 Weeks - Thursday 8-10PM / July 4, 11, 18, 25, August 1, 15, 22, 29 (No Class 8/8)
First Class: Thu, July 04, 2019
Teacher(s): Isaku Kageyama
Room: Large Classroom