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Portland Taiko, Making Waves
"Portland Taiko is emerging as an innovator in taiko music." Bob Edwards, Morning Edition, NPR 9/11/00. An exciting range of sounds and moods, from the booming voice of the odaiko (largest drum) to the sweet melodies of the violin and flute, from traditional Japanese-influenced sounds to funk-inspired rhythms. Explore the nexus between old and new - fusing traditional Japanese rhythms and melodies with contemporary musical influences.