In collaboration with the Department of Asian, Middle Eastern and Turkish Studies at Stockholm University, we have the great pleasure of welcoming the world renowned taiko artist Kaoly Asano to Sweden on November 4th, 2018, 12:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. This is a great opportunity to try out the very unique GOCOO taiko style with a professional taiko artist from Japan! No previous knowledge of taiko or drumming is needed. Please visit Kaoly Asano's web site for more information:

http://taikoshinkai.com/guest-taiko-artists/Taiko-Event_November-2018.html

Lecture
In connection to the taiko workshop with Kaoly Asano, there will be a lecture by Gunnar Linder about drums in Japanese music culture. Gunnar Linder is the associate professor in Japanese Language and Culture with a research profile focused on traditional performative art forms.
Date and time: November 4th, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.