6 week beginners course starts Friday 21st May 2021 At the Rawcliffe REC
All courses will be run according to current covid safety guidelines. To see a list of our guidelines and risk assessment, please click HERE.
This particular course will be a great introduction to Taiko for complete beginners.
All welcome from complete beginners to intermediate level. Age 12 and above. (age 12 - 16 with parental consent) Classes have a fun, friendly and relaxed atmosphere. All drums are provided, and all you need is a pair of bachi (Taiko drum sticks), comfortable clothing and plenty of energy and enthusiasm.
The course consists of 6 lessons where we will go through the patterns, movement and theatrical elements of a specific piece, and work on fun drills and exercises to improve our playing, culminating in playing the complete piece as a group at the end of the course.
The course starts on Friday 21st May, and continues on Fridays May 28th, and June 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th 7pm - 8.30pm
Costfor the course: £45 / £39 concessions, NUS and under 16 **BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL, AS PLACES ARE VERY LIMITED** Due to places being limited to keep everyone socially distanced, payments must be made in advance. To book your place, email Jared at email@example.com
To help with current safety guidelines, shared group drumsticks (bachi) will currently not be available to borrow, and all participants will have to own their own pair. Brand new pairs of bachi will be available to buy at the classes for £13 a pair. Please let us know if you require a pair.
NEW VENUE: The Rawcliffe REC, St Marks Grove, Clifton, York, YO30 5TY The Rec is easily accessed from Shipton Road (A19), via Howard Drive (opposite Rawcliffe Park) and St Mark's Grove. Plenty of parking available at the venue car park. Click to find Rawcliffe REC on google maps