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North American Taiko Conference – Regional: Hawaii 2023 Extras

Post-Conference Workshops:

After the conference officially wraps-up, local clubs will be hosting select instructors for even MORE days of taiko instruction!  Check back here for additional opportunities as you plan your Hawaiʻi trip!

Please note:  These events are hosted separately from NATC-R 2023.  Registration and details may be discussed with the hosting groups.

Lion Chant with Shoji Kameda

July 3rd & July 4th – 9:00a-4:00p (w/ 1-hr lunch)

Join Puna Taiko as they tackle “Lion Chant” with composer Shoji Kameda!  This workshop is open to all interested drummers! 

Location: Puna Hongwanji Buddhist Temple
Workshop fee:  $100 per person (2 full days of instruction)

Mata Ne with Fred Visaya

July 3rd (10:00a to 5:00p)

Join Puna Taiko’s Apprentice Group as they learn one of their favorite songs, “Mata Ne” with composer Fred Visaya, Jr.!  This workshop is open to all interested drummers! 

Location: Keaau High Library
Workshop fee: $50 per person (1 full day of instruction)