The Kenny Endo Taiko Ensemble will be featured performers for “Dig into Reading,” the 2013 HSPLS Children’s Summer Reading Program, at five selected public libraries on Oahu and Kauai from June 29 to July 13. Admission is fre
Endo and his Taiko Ensemble will present “The Art of Taiko,” a lively lecture-demonstration on the art of performing with taiko (Japanese drums). Endo, a composer, leader, and performer of contemporary taiko will introduce the various drums and percussion instruments of Japan that are used in traditional and contemporary music. Ensemble members are internationally-based and have performed throughout the United States as well as in Europe and Japan. This 45-minute event is recommended for ages 5 and older. Young children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.
Experience “The Art of Taiko” with the Kenny Endo Taiko Ensemble at these libraries: