02

Date: 
Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 10:00 to 11:45
Room: 
Large Classroom
Student should bring: 

Odaiko Bachi
Ear Plugs

Class syllabus: 

Aisatsu

Stretch
Added Stretches?

Stance and Position
Square Stance - width and depth equal (hips always facing drum)
Arms - Horizontal to ground or higher bachi tips along main strike zone circle
Distance from drum - arms straight with fingers stretched out- fingertips touching drum
SIt into Stance - Establish with your legs the chair and Sit into it with your hips facing forward

1-minute drills
Neutral arm position (not straight forward)
With loose grip - 2 versions (pinky/ring grip, web between thumb and pointer finger grip)
Neutral grip
Wrist
Elbow

Larger strikes
Shoulder - loose grip, straighten while moving back, reach as far as possible, bend elbow and let bachi slip through waterslide
Blah Blah Drill - Transform into refined strike (same as 8's - whole arm simultaneous)

4-8-16-32

Ji Practice - Horsebeat
Dondoko - Ji
OPTIONS:
1. Rt - R RL
2. Lt - L LR
Next week: 3. Both - R LRL RL(R LRL RL)

4-8-16-32 with Ji
One side plays Ji while other side plays 4-8-16-32

10-minutes alone

Clean

Aisatsu

Teacher(s): 
Yuta Kato
Attendance: 
Akari Sunaga
Connie McOsker
Diane Fujimori
Nakamura Narumi (Hiromi Ashmore)
Nathan Wong
Nobuko Miyashita
Tomoko Komai
Yoko Isozaki

Classes in this Course

Date Title
Thu, January 14, 2016 01
Thu, January 21, 2016 02
Thu, January 28, 2016 03
Thu, February 04, 2016 04
Thu, February 11, 2016 05
Thu, February 18, 2016 06
Thu, February 25, 2016 07
Thu, March 03, 2016 08 Coach
Thu, March 10, 2016 09 Coach
Thu, March 17, 2016 10 Coach
Thu, March 24, 2016 11 Coach
Thu, March 31, 2016 12 PEAC
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