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In-person Taiko Course – 12-Week Quitiplas in the Pocket (Naname) – LATI DONference

Quitiplas in the Pocket – by ManMan Mui
Sundays 2:00-3:45pm
Sep 12, 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov 7, 14, 21 (skipping Nov 28), Dec 5

  • Welcome those who did not participate in the Jul-Aug Session

  • Continue building on dynamic movement drills that align with the polyrhythmic base-beat

  • Develop original solo/duet/trio as part of the arrangement

  • Utilize body percussion to internalize the polyrhythm of Quitiplas (African-Venezuelan style music)

  • Learn the shime/oke elements of the piece

  • Create an arrangement to perform for the LATI DONference recital (performing is not required in order to participate in this course )

  • Previous arrangements of Quitiplas in the Pocket

    1. Video (Mujō Creative) https://youtu.be/m91VJaocvUc

    2. Video (2019 LATI Recital) https://youtu.be/yosXISeM3lg

    3. Video (2021 Taste of Taiko) https://youtu.be/PcfwLwL-WpA

Yeeman "ManMan" Mui