Tags » Taiko

Japan: Aomori Prefecture (Nebuta Matsuri)

Aomori Prefecture is the northernmost prefecture on Honshu, Japan’s main island. It borders Akita and Iwate in the south and is part of what is known as the… 427 more words

Japan

Tenjin Matsuri

And the mad festival season continues!  I got to enjoy 2 days worth of Tenjin Matsuri, possibly the largest festival in Osaka.  The event is dedicated to Sugiwara no Michizane (or Tenjin, after he was deifed).   1,261 more words

Tawoo Taiko Performance - Kappabashi

A couple of weeks ago we celebrated the Tanabata Festival here in Japan, which means that many shopping streets and town councils put on an event of some kind to entertain and attract customers and people. 174 more words

Places

Owning the JA Identity

It’s been a while, but I have something to say.

I occasionally play in an orchestra that has a conductor and several of its members from Latin American countries. 302 more words

Music

Kodo, Taiko Performing Arts Ensemble: "Dadan" Madrid, 15 Julio 2014 / Madrid (Spain) July 15, 2014

Kodō (鼓童) es un grupo profesional de percusionistas de taiko (percusión tradicional japonesa) que tiene su base en la isla de Sado, en Japón. Ahora mismo están realizando un tour España/Francia y el 15 de julio actuaron en Madrid. 657 more words

English

Natsu Matsuri in Seattle at Uwajimaya

There will be a Natsu Matsuri in Seattle at Uwajimaya and the dates are July 26-27, 2014

Saturday: 11am – 6pm, Sunday: 11am-5pm

Hello Kitty, Taiko, Food Booths, and more! 45 more words

Seattle Kifujin