Workshops and Classes

 

SUMMER 2017 UZUME TAIKO BASIC DRILLS DRUM WORKSHOP & CLASSES
Register Early! Workshops require a minimum number of participants to run!

SUNDAY WORKSHOP: JUNE 25, 2017 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
A Basic Drills Workshop for beginners or returning students that will cover taiko drum sticking techniques & drills.
Suitable for ages 16 & up. 
Cost: $50.00

SATURDAY WORKSHOP: AUGUST 12, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
A Basic Drills Workshop for beginners or returning students that will cover taiko drum sticking techniques & drills.
Suitable for ages 16 & up.
Cost: $50.00

Things to know about classes and workshops:
~ Bring a towel and water and be prepared to sweat!
~ Bring a pair of clean, indoor shoes with good grip to wear or participate in bare feet and wear loose, comfortable clothing
~ Bring Foam earplugs to protect your hearing.
Classes take place at the Taiko Studio, near Clark Drive & Hastings Street in east Vancouver.

TAIKO BASIC DRILLS WORKSHOP

THURSDAY TAIKO BASIC DRILLS CLASSES: 7:30 - 8:30 PM
6-WEEK SPRING SESSION 2: MAY 18 - JUNE 22
6-WEEK SUMMER SESSION 1: JULY 6 - AUGUST 10
6-WEEK SUMMER SESSION 2: AUGUST 17 - SEPTEMBER 21

Come to a weekly practice in the art form of Taiko Drumming. We will train in drum sticking techniques, stances and musicianship. 
We highly recommend newcomers to the art form take the 2-hour Basic Drills Drum Workshop or book a private introductory session before enrolling in the 6-Week sessions. 
Students must have their own taiko drum sticks. Cost $25.00 a pair and are available at the Studio.

THURSDAY TAIKO BASIC DRILLS 6-WEEK SESSION

UZUME TAIKO PRIVATE LESSONS - ADULT
Private lessons on taiko drums, drum set and percussion are available. The class can either be a one-time introductory session or scheduled on an ongoing basis.
Prerequisite: No experience required. Participants must schedule lessons in advance.
Fee: $75 (1 hour session)
        $125 (2 hour session)

PRIVATE LESSONS

UZUME TAIKO SCHOOL, CORPORATE and COMMUNITY WORKSHOPS
SCHOOL WORKSHOPS
Uzume Taiko provides a hands-on Taiko Drumming Experience for youth who participate on student taiko drum gear. Hourly sessions, Full-day and Week-long Residencies are available.

COMMUNITY WORKSHOPS
Uzume Taiko engages Community members in an active Taiko Drumming Experience. The troupe has led Community Workshops in a variety of settings and can assist Communities to build their own set of student taiko drum gear. 

CORPORATE WORKSHOPS
Uzume Taiko leads an engaging Taiko Drumming Experience for corporate functions. Taiko Workshops promote team-building and give participants an active body mind experience.

Fees available upon request depending on services provided.
Contact info@uzume.com for more information, prices and availability or telephone 604.254-8801 and we will return your message.