April 8/20: DUE TO COVID-19, THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN POSTPONED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED AS SOON AS IT’S SAFE TO DO SO.
The Calgary Buddhist Temple is honored that the renowned group, Midnight Taiko Kai, has agreed to hold a workshop for us on Saturday, May 2 from 1:00-3:00pm at the Temple.
Come and meet members of Midnight Taiko (www.midnight-taiko.ca), gain an overview of the history of Taiko, learn about the different Taiko drums used in an ensemble, and also learn how to play the Taiko!
This is a beginner’s adult-only workshop and no experience is necessary however, space is limited so register early at: (WORKSHOP IS NOW FULL – PLEASE EMAIL SUSAN TO BE PUT ON THE WAITLIST)
Cost is $15/temple member or $20/non-temple member (funds will be directed towards future Sangha Engagement activities) – payable on the day of the workshop.
Try taiko drumming out for yourself and feel connected to a piece of cultural history that is still a vital part of modern Japanese life.