Teaching Videos

Professional Development Workshops

Professional Development Workshop Intensive
“Mochi Megane”

With elements created by participants as part of the facilitation by ManMan
Taiko FUNdamentals, Asano Taiko U.S. (Torrance, CA., Jan 2020)

Professional Development Workshop Intensive
“Chicken Soup with Rice”

As a way to wrap up the intensive, participants were asked to create a performance based on what they’ve learned
Taiko FUNdamentals, Taiko Center (Hannah at Seal Haynes, United Kingdom, April 2018)

Workshops for Taiko Groups

Taiko Conference Workshop
“Creative Movement and Expression with Naname Choreography”

Intercollegiate Taiko Invitational 2019 (Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA., May 2019)

Taiko Conference Workshop
“Body Bayashi”

North American Taiko Conference 2017 (San Diego, CA., July 2017)

Taiko Together - Teacher Trainings & Performances

Students and Teachers of Taiko Together performing “Mochi Megane”

Asano Taiko U.S., The Art and Study of Taiko 2018 (Torrance, CA., Dec 2018)

Students’ Performance
“Nani Ka’ala I Ka Ulu Wehi“

An experimental taiko piece by Wendy Ito and ManMan Mui as part of a stretch project of Taiko Together Teachers’ Training.

(Original piece composed by Randol Ngum)
Straight Outta Taiko Together (a Youth Taiko ensemble directed by ManMan, with teaching assistant Wendy Ito).

Asano Taiko U.S., The Art and Study of Taiko 2019 (Torrance, CA., Dec 2019)

Students’ Performance – Spring Concert by 4th Grade Students

Directed by ManMan, general music teacher for the semester
Punahou School. (Honolulu, HI., April 2017)

Students and Teachers of Taiko Together performing “Mochi Megane”

Asano Taiko U.S., The Art and Study of Taiko 2018 (Torrance, CA., Dec 2018)