Try Taiko! - Japanese Drumming Workshop
With Heather Murray

Sunday 21st July 2024
13:30 - 15:00pm

Unleash your inner rhythm warrior with Taiko drumming! This exhilarating workshop will introduce you to the world of Japanese drumming. We'll be using large drums and hefty sticks called bachi, making bold movements that are empowering, fiercely fun, and perfect for letting loose!

Under the guidance of our expert, Heather, you'll learn the fundamentals of taiko technique and collaborate on a piece called "Matsuri" (festival). Expect a few additional surprises to keep things exciting!

About Heather:
Heather is an award-winning musician and music therapist who brings her passion for taiko drumming to everyone. Trained in Japan, she's dedicated to sharing the joy and art of taiko drumming with diverse groups, particularly women of all ages and abilities, as well as the LGBTQ+ community.

Heather founded Taiko for Pride and is a co-founder of Taiko Wales. In addition to her drumming expertise, she works as a psychotherapist and yoga teacher, and runs a variety of wellbeing projects.

This workshop is perfect for:
  • Anyone curious about taiko drumming
  • Individuals seeking a fun and energetic workout
What to bring:
  • Comfortable clothing and footwear you can move in
  • An enthusiastic spirit!
Note: All equipment will be provided.

Website: www.taikowales.com and www.heathermurray.co.uk
Instagram: https://www.facebook.com/taikowales