TAIKOWEST NEWS

Our news includes updates about Taiko West and information about future events, performances, and also concerts by other well known Taiko groups that we know are taking place.

CORONA VIRUS

CORONA VIRUS

MIDLANDS TAIKO DAY MARCH 21ST 2020 POSTPONED The Government has not yet announced any school closures, nor yet limited gatherings of any specific size. However, it does not seem socially responsible to be encouraging or celebrating a...

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FIFTH MIDLANDS TAIKO DAY

FIFTH MIDLANDS TAIKO DAY

**POSTPONED** The Fifth Midlands Taiko Day Workshop Schedule ~ Saturday 21st March 2020 Haberdashers' Adams, High Street, Newport, Shropshire TF10 7BD Workshop A: 11.00am – 12.30pm: YOKO-UCHI – Horizontal style, on high standing drums, led by Mark...

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TAIKO WEST SCHOOLS & COMMUNITIES PROJECT 2020

TAIKO WEST SCHOOLS & COMMUNITIES PROJECT 2020

The Taiko West Schools & Community Project 2020 The Taiko West Schools & Communities Project continues full steam ahead in 2020. Starting in January we have 9 monthly adult courses and 5 weekly adult courses, along with numerous classes for...

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LAST MINUTE TAIKO XMAS PRESSIES

LAST MINUTE TAIKO XMAS PRESSIES

Merry Christmas from Taiko West Wishing all our regular drummers & supporters a Merry Christmas, a Happy New Year and offering a Big Thank You for making 2019 such a great year! Let's make 2020 even better. Last minute Taiko Xmas Presents? If...

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BIG PLANS FOR MIDLANDS TAIKO DAY 2020

BIG PLANS FOR MIDLANDS TAIKO DAY 2020

Big Plans for Midlands Taiko Day 2020 Saturday 21st March 2020 will see the 5th Midlands Taiko Day held at the West Midlands Taiko Centre, Haberdashers Adams Grammar School in Newport, Shropshire. This year we are massively expanding the format for...

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NEW WEBSITE, NEW COURSES!

NEW WEBSITE, NEW COURSES!

After the summer break, all of our weekly  courses - plus some monthly courses that take August off -  are restarting this month. As always, I'm looking forward to welcoming new faces and to helping develop the skills of existing players. To...

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TAIKO WEST SUMMER INTENSIVE 2019

TAIKO WEST SUMMER INTENSIVE 2019

The Annual Taiko West intensive will be held this September in the lovely Welsh town of Abergavenny. This year we are returning to our 3-day format but with a difference – the weekend will be based around Taiko Mynydd Du’s 10th anniversary. So, as...

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TAIKOBAKA UK – 30 AUGUST – 2 SEPTEMBER

TAIKOBAKA UK – 30 AUGUST – 2 SEPTEMBER

TAIKOBAKA UK – 30 AUGUST – 2 SEPTEMBER Four days of continuous Odaiko workshops throughout the weekend plus individual feedback sessions by Tiffany Tamaribuchi, Grand Champion of the 2002 All Japan Odaiko Contest. Tamaribuchi has honed her...

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