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Taiko Traditional Drum Lesson at Kobe

by Beauty of Japan
per adult Price is ¥7
Duration: {0} Duration: 1h Free Cancellation Free Cancellation No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English

Highlights

Introduction to the traditional drums & rhythms of Japan

Professional instructor teaches you methods & techniques

Perfect class for beginners to learn about Japanese music

Immersion in a time-honored part of Japanese culture

Opportunity to take a photo in typical taiko garb

Highlights

Introduction to the traditional drums & rhythms of Japan

Professional instructor teaches you methods & techniques

Perfect class for beginners to learn about Japanese music

Immersion in a time-honored part of Japanese culture

Opportunity to take a photo in typical taiko garb

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10:00 AM, Lesson in English

Duration 1h

Live Commentary in English.

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2:00 PM, Lesson in English

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Taiko Traditional Drum Lesson at Kobe

Activity Location

Taiko-Lab Kobe (B1 San Plaza Shopping Mall)

1 Chome-8-1 Sannomiyacho, Chuo Ward

Kobe 650-0021

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Taiko-Lab Kobe (B1 San Plaza Shopping Mall)

    1-8-1 Sannomiyacho, Chuo-ku

    Kobe 650-0021


Description

Immerse yourself in traditional Japanese music with an introduction to taiko, (Japanese drums). During this beginner lesson, a professional instructor guides you through the methods and techniques of this time-honored art form.

Head to a taiko center in the heart of Kobe to meet your instructor. After you receive your instrument, begin your lesson by learning how to hold your bachi (sticks), as well as the importance of kata, the posture and movement associated with taiko. Learn some basic rhythms while your instructor offers tips and techniques.

After your engaging and informative lesson, show off your progress as you and the other participants get the chance to play simple Japanese music together. Then, get the chance to don the happi, the decorative thin coat that taiko players wear during performance. Snap some photos sporting your traditional look, an unforgettable way to end your fascinating cultural experience.


Inclusions

  • Taiko traditional drum workshop

  • Equipment rental

  • Live commentary provided in English


Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


Know Before You Book

  • Children 5 and younger are complimentary.

  • Maximum group size is 15 people.

  • You do not need previous drumming experience.