kaDON LIVE Concert Series: Haruka & Akira – A two-part concert with Kaoru Watanabe

  Photo by Max Whittaker Artist Profile Composer and musician Kaoru Watanabe grounds his performance in traditional Japanese music while inhabiting a startling combination of musical worlds. He is renowned for his ability to collaborate with a diverse array of … Continued


JI GOE – Exploring Your Natural Sound with Aki Takahashi

  Aki Takahashi (aka. TEN TEN) is a taiko, shamisen player and folk singer based in Toronto, Canada. She studied traditional folk music in Kyoto, and has given shamisen and vocal performances at numerous venues and events. Since 2003, Aki … Continued


TaikoIN’ Body Awareness with Eri Uchida

  Join the kaDON team for this special 4-part workshop series led by Eri Uchida! Eri was a performing member of Kodo for 10 years. In addition to performances, she also oversaw activities and training for incoming Kodo apprentices and … Continued


Taiko-Tailored Workouts with Emily Harada

  Due to popular demand, Emily will be back soon with more taiko-tailored workouts for you all. Stay tuned for updates! Join the kaDON team for these 60-minute workouts led by Emily Harada! Emily has been playing taiko for over … Continued