In Japan, age-old traditions seamlessly combine with futuristic developments. Experience the cultural institution of ‘taiko’ (a style of Japanese drumming) during this 1-hour session in Kyoto. Under the guidance of an instructor, you’ll learn to play a traditional song in taiko style and discover the rich history of drumming in Japan. This experience is suitable for all ages and guarantees a fun-filled experience for all of the family.
Depending on the start time selected at checkout, make your own way to the Taiko Center Kyoto at either 10am, 2pm, or 4pm. On arrival at the center, you’ll be greeted by your instructor and shown to your personal taiko drum.
Practiced in Japan for centuries, the taiko drumming style combines high-octane strumming with infectious rhythm. Over the course of an hour, you’ll master basic taiko techniques that culminate with a group performance of a Japanese song.
After showing off your new-found skills, bid your guide farewell.