As our holiday recital, Nakama Daiko played a medley of community taiko pieces featuring Omiyage written by Shoji Kameda, Klarc, Karc Joan of Arc and Jack Bazaar written by Kris Bergstrom. Arrangement by Tomomi Hongo
We had the privilege of performing at El Marino Language School to celebrate their Dolphin Day. We performed two songs as well as a collaborative piece with members from El Marino Rainbow Taiko. Check out the videos below! Videos taken by Lee Cabacungan and Lin and Niwa family.
Back in September 2017, we were fortunate to have the opportunity to perform at the opening of the Venice Japanese American Memorial Monument (VJAMM) to honor the 16th anniversary of 9/11 as well as the Executive Order 9066. Here is an article that talks about the event in a nutshell and also features our group.
We performed two songs, Omiyage written by Shoji Kameda and Jack Bazaar written by Kris Bergstrom.
Nakama Daiko performing Ran written by Etsuo Hongo and Jack Bazaar written by Kris Bergstrom