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KODO's Special Workshop by Yuichiro Funabashi
January 27, 2017 @ Seattle, WA
Supported by ANA ( All Nippon Airways)

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Professional Taiko Group based in Seattle
PO BOX 3311  Bellevue , WA  98009
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Japan Creative Arts is produced the activities which related Japanese culture mainly Taiko Drumming & Japanese misical instruments to develop a community and strong relationship beyond the border.   

Our main programs are "The School of TAIKO" , "Bellevue World Taiko Festival" and have forming the Taiko group " CHIKIRI".

Special workshops by talented performers provide under our mission for spreading real Japanese culture in US.

We hope you will enjoy these rare oppotunities with great artists without traveling to Japan!
Great wokshop with 35 participants from Puget sounds area. 
Thank you for joining this workshop.
We really honored that we could hosted such a wonderful program!

DATE : Saturday, March 11, 2017 & Sunday, March 12, 2017
PLACE : Bellevue Children's Academy    BCA 1 Campus (map)
                14600 NE 24th St, Bellevue, WA
                 * The campus is on NE 24th and next the Burger King
AGE : 10 years old and up
Intensive Workshop

by Miyake Jima
Geino Doushi-Kai

This workshop held by “Miyake Jima Geino Doushi-kai".  
Two of the Tsumura Family will come to the Seattle for share their tradisional "Miyake-Jima Kamitsuki Mikoshi Daiko” (Miyake Island Taiko for Gods and shrines).

The Tsumura Family is very famous and leading group / persons of Miyake style which provide the programs for many Taiko groups around the world, mainly for the KODO, world renowned Japanese Taiko group. The "Miyake" is one of high light of the concert program of KODO and also ONDEKOZA.

This is a valuable opportunity to learn representative taiko songs from the best teachers.  Don't miss this rare opportunity to learn Miyake from original members in US.
Previous Workshops by Taiko Artists
Yu Imafuku : October, 2014 : Kagura-Mai / Hachijo
Akira Katogi : January, 2016 : Gion Taiko / Mawari Taiko                     
Shunsuke Kimura : January, 2016 : Shinobue
Etsuro Ono : January, 2016 :  Tsugaru Shamisen     
Workshop Type
You can select from two types workshop style from below
1. Intro Workshop with basic : 2 hours in one day
      TIME : 10 am - 12 am
      FEE : $50 / each 
          * We will provide same program for both date. You can select one of                 them or both.

2. Intensive workshop : 10 hours in two days
      TIME : 1 pm - 6 pm
      FEE : $250 / one participant
          * This is TWO DAYS workshop for one program

Click below box and fill in everything for registration
Miyake Taiko Program Fee
Click the PayPal Buttons for make the payment or send a check to our office

*You can check more detail in the Registration Form
Program Fee
Combine the program as much as you want to learn! Also, you can get the discount by combination type.
Lunch Order
Your can pre-order for your lunch which get the workshop place
Social Gathering / Saturday, March 11, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
You can join the party style gathering after the Saturday program for making good connection with instructors and participants.
Place: Bellevue Children's Academy    BCA 1 Campus
Due date : February 25, 2017
Capacity : 50
Fee : $30 for workshop participant      $38 for non workshop participant 

Social Gathering
Ringtaro Tateishi :  2010 ~: Katsugi Okedo
Ringtaro Tateishi :  2016 ~ : Odaiko
Ringtaro Tateishi :  2010 ~ : Chappa
Yuichiro Funabashi / KODO's Sprcial Wrokshop :  January 2017
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Copyright    Miyake Jima Geino Doshi-kai

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Bachi Order
Your can pre-order for Miyake Bachi from two types ;
Miyake Jima Geino Doshi-kai or The School of TAIKO Miyake Bachi
* Please make pre-order at the registration form

Osuwa Daiko/ Makoto Yamamoto  :  November, 2013  ( Coordinate )
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* Electric payments will be added convenience fee