Balinese cymbals used in the gamelan for rhythm and color.
is a type of Japanese classical music that has been performed at the Imperial Court in Kyoto for several centuries
is a double reed Japanese fue (flute) used as one of two main melodic instruments in Japanese gagaku music,
(越天楽, literally music brought from heaven) is a Japanese gagaku melody and dance. It is usually played with a hichiriki
is a Japanese end-blown flute. It is traditionally made of bamboo it was used by the monks of the Fuke school of Zen Buddhism
Komusō were characterised by the straw basket (a sedge or reed hood named a tengai) worn on the head, manifesting the absence of specific ego. They are also known for playing solo pieces on the shakuhachi (a type of Japanese bamboo flute).
new jap drum ensembles
literally means a taiko ensemble that consists of various taikos
was a Japanese drummer best known for popularizing taiko.
In Japanese the word "Kodo" conveys two meanings: "heartbeat" the primal source of all rhythm
Francisco Taiko Dojo
The oldest and largest group in the Western world.