Worldwide Matsuri is a great piece for beginning to intermediate level players. The piece focuses on learning to play with another person and developing a good sense of connection with your fellow players. Link to notation: https://tinyurl.com/worldwide-matsuri-doc
In this lesson Shoji teaches the A Pattern and explains the inspiration for Worldwide Matsuri.
In this lesson Shoji teaches the B Patterns and along with the Shime/Hira parts that accompany them.
In this lesson Shoji teaches the C section which features movements away from and toward the drum.
In this lesson we learn the Solo Section. Shoji explains the thinking behind the solo sections and takes us through...
In this lesson we get into the A/C sections which combines the C section and A patterns.
In this lesson the full structure of the piece is demonstrated.
In this lesson Shoji goes over finer technique point and things to think about when playing Worldwide Matsuri.