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Date:
February 29, 2024
Time:
7:30 PM
Location:
Carpenter Hall
Address:
3333 N. MacArthur Boulevard
Irving, TX 75062
Contact:
(972) 252-2787
Cost:
$34.50-$57.50
Members of Drum Tao perform on stage.
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Drum TAO

Thursday, February 29, 2024

TAO: The Martial Art of Drumming is a Japanese drum and dance ensemble formed in 1993. They combine music and dance to reflect Japanese tradition, incorporating Korean, Maori and Indonesian influences.

Presented by Irving Arts Center. 

TAO: The Martial Art of Drumming is a Japanese drum and dance ensemble formed in 1993. They combine music and dance to reflect Japanese tradition, incorporating Korean, Maori and Indonesian influences. 

While some songs are traditional, most are modern compositions created by members of the troupe, who train in their own center in the Kuju Highlands on Kyushu called Grandioso. The strenuous physical demands of their performance style demand they also be top athletes. Their daily workouts, which start at 5 a.m. and end at 10 p.m., including a 20-kilometer run, calisthenics, martial arts training, and hours of dance, drum and music practice.

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