In this course, Kenny Endo introduces various bachi and teaches patterns from across the taiko landscape and from his own original compositions.

Intermediate Shime – Lesson 1 – Warm Up Exercises 5:20

In this lesson Kenny demonstrates some stretches and warm up exercises that he uses when starting to practice shime daiko.

Intermediate Shime – Lesson 2 – Ten TeKe and 5 Stroke Roll 4:08

In this lesson Kenny demonstrates how he practices the Ten TeKe pattern along and 5 stroke rolls.

Intermediate Shime – Lesson 3 – Clave Exercises 5:47

In this lesson Kenny uses two clave patterns from Cuban music to build different shime daiko exercises.