01

Date: 
Saturday, July 10, 2021 - 12:00 to 13:45
Room: 
Large Classroom
Student should bring: 

Odaiko Bachi

Class syllabus: 

Facility Introduction

Self Introduction

Aisatsu
Instructor - "Douzo"
Everyone - "Yoroshiku Onegai Shimasu"

Stretch

Stance - first without drums
Find Neutral (Ground Zero) Stance - without bachi
-Feet - angle
-Feet - position
-Knee
-Hip/Pelvis
-Back
-Neck
-Shoulder
-Arm - draw a center line, horizontal to floor

Drum Set Up

Positioning and Strike
Strike - wrist with bottom grip

Adjust/Test Differences in:
-Arm - adjust angle of center line
-Shoulder
-Back
-Pelvis/Hip
-Knee bend
-Feet- angle
-Feet - position

1-minute Wrist Drill
-Maintain your comfortable position and stance
-Hit center
-change the center line angle

Elbow strike
-isolate - bend all the way
-keep shoulder-elbow in exact location
-let the bachi slip through

Whole Arm Strike
1-2-3-4 Positions
-1 Straight arm
-2 Raise up high
-3 Bend elbow towards center of drum
-4 Strike and let bachi bounce
32 Individual Strikes

Aisatsu

Teacher(s): 
Yuta Kato
Attendance: 
Barbara Baker
Jeff Kaufman
Marc Armstrong
Marcia Ross
Nina Ota
Rochelle Armstrong
Tish Une
Zion Une

Classes in this Course

Date Title
Sat, July 10, 2021 01
Sat, July 17, 2021 02
Sat, July 24, 2021 03
Sat, July 31, 2021 04
Sat, August 07, 2021 05
Sat, August 14, 2021 06
Sat, August 21, 2021 07
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