Taiko in Japan? Taiko in the US? What's the difference? Is taiko in Japan as strict as they say? Isaku and I talk about how taiko groups in the two countries approach taiko. They're pretty different, and if you're going from one to the other, it might be a good idea to know what you're in for. We also give a few suggestions on how to avoid being too rude when you first meet another group.
Tip of the Month
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Video of the Month *(I know I said 'Video of the Week' in the episode.. sorry!)
Here's On Ensemble with their piece, 'After Rain'. Great vid, fun listen, check it out:
Here's the link if you need it: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oiqBIuM-1DI
Here's this month's podcast:
TaikoSkin in the iTunes Store
You can find the TaikoSkin Podcast on iTunes, so simply go to the following link to listen and download episodes (yes, for free, don't worry).
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Keep on drummin' everyone.