Annalea Verchinsky talks about the benefits of hand drumming, which range from pure enjoyment to helping with relaxation, lowering blood pressure and reducing stress.
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BY TIM WHITTA
@ VOL 18
ON FEB 17, 2013
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Keep the Beat! Amanojaku - Japan's Avant Garde Taiko Ensemble
BY GREGORIO RABUÑAL
@ VOL 125
ON MAY 28, 2015
"When I see Amanojaku, what I see is a truly and perfectly Japanese interpretation of world music."
When Gregorio Rabuñal witnessed a travelling Japanese Taiko Drumming performance as a young boy living in Bueno Aries, Argentina, little did he know that the drumming seed had been planted in his mind. It was only later in life as a young man when the seed took root, eventually bringing him to Japan to study under one the Taiko world's greatest pioneers, the very one he had seen as a small boy.
Enjoy Gregorio's journey into Taiko!
This was Presentation of the Day on June 19th, 2015.
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BY BART RUTTEN
@ VOL 29
ON FEB 29, 2016
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BY DENYS VASYLIEV
@ VOL 1
ON MAR 20, 2016
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