Workshop Content

What Your Pupils can Learn & Achieve within 1 hour:

  • Japanese words & phrases
  • Taiko stance & form
  • Simple Taiko base rhythms (spoken word & played)
  • Traditional Taiko song patterns/phrases (spoken word & played)
  • Choreographed movements whilst playing & singing
  • Moving and rotating around the Drums as a large group
  • A Taiko Drumming Performance Piece (which can be demonstrated to their year group or school)

Taiko workshops enhance GROUP skills:

  • Co-operation
  • Courtesy & Respect
  • Social & Spatial Awareness
  • Care & Consideration
  • Tolerance & Non-Judgement

Taiko workshops enhance INDIVIDUAL skills:

  • Co-ordination – Physical & Mental
  • Listening & Watching
  • Concentration & Memory
  • Confidence
  • Multi Tasking

All workshops are held by Liz Walters who has over 15 years experience as a Taiko performer and teacher. She has been invited to both teach and perform variously throughout the UK and worldwide. Based in and around North London, Liz runs her own performance troupe and has regularly been invited to play at some of the UK’s most prestigious venues (WOMAD, The Purcell Room and Westminster Abbey.

For all enquiries and further information please contact
info@taikoschool.com or tel: 07970 134174