Thunder Drums: Exploring Taiko and its Impact on Cultural Identity through Performance, Conversation, and Workshop. Taiko is the Japanese word for big drum, and is now also used in North America to describe a style of group performance derived from traditional Japanese drumming and martial arts-inspired movement. What distinguishes contemporary ...
Institute for Advanced Study
Buchanan, Michiko; Garcia, Cindy; Lee, Josephine; Tanabe, Susan; Weir, Jennifer
University of Minnesota, Institute for Advanced Study.