Online Q&A: Learning Taiko in Japan is launching a new article section, featuring guest writers discussing a variety of topics. The first article series will be about Learning Taiko in Japan!



This project is related to TaikoSource’s new Learning section that features information for people interested in studying taiko both in Japan and the United States. In coordination with the launch of this article series, TaikoSource and the Taiko Community Alliance will be hosting an Online Q&A session with the Learning Taiko in Japan series contributors:

– Chris Holland (Amanojaku, Tokyo, Japan)
– Joe Mignano (Nihon Taiko Dojo, Tokyo, Japan)
– Joe Small (UCLA, Eitetsu Fu-Un no Kai, Tokyo, Japan).

The Q&A will be hosted by Ben Pachter, TaikoSource owner and chair of the TCA Online Resource Content Committee.

Date: Saturday, May 10 2014 (US), Sunday, May 11 (Japan)
Time: 4pm Pacific Time

Watch the event LIVE via, to participate in the Q&A – viewers can submit their questions to be answered by the panelists.  This is a great opportunity to ask all the questions you’ve ever had about studying taiko in Japan!