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Japanese Taiko Drum Ensemble


Japanese Taiko Drum Ensemble

Like the Chikiri butterfly joint that holds pieces of wood together, this high-energy Taiko ensemble with decades of experience holds traditional and progressive sound together to move listeners from heart touching gentleness to revitalizing brilliance.

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(Seattle Symphony’s) guest conductor’s biggest challenge was to present music that would not be eclipsed by the sensational drumming of CHIKIRI and The School of TAIKO that vibrated people and the lobby in equal measure as attendees exited the auditorium.
– Jason Victor Serinus (Seattle Times)



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