Three Things I Learned:
1. Although the word taiko technically means any kind of drum, it usually is referring to traditional Japanese drumming. The group… 55 more words
The taiko drums! My inner samurai awakens! Actually, it was my warrior appetite grumbling for mochi.
I went to the annual Mochitsuki event today. Here, the ancient craft of making mochi (Japanese rice cakes) is practiced by pounding the cooked rice into a paste that’s shaped into little patties. 157 more words
The tracks of “Island Breeze” feature a trio of world class musicians, each masters of their own instruments, who have come together to create some new and beautiful music. 1,717 more words