• en
ShastaYama 2007

garyono
Enlarge Enlarge Licensing

Russel Baba shows his stuff

Russel Baba shows his well-honed skills on the daiko as Jeanne Mercer accompanies him with a steady rythmic beat on a smaller drum. They have passed along their knowledge and must have taught thoousands, including their son Maz, the art of taiko drumming, other percussive insturments and the various Japanese flutes.

Based on this original

Russel Baba shows his stuff
uploaded by garyono
Russel Baba shows his well-honed skills on the daiko as Jeanne Mercer accompanies him with a steady rythmic beat on a smaller drum. They have passed along their knowledge and ... More »


Login or register
to contribute to the Nikkei Album

Welcome to the NEW Nikkei Album!

We've launched Nikkei Album in beta, so everyone can now start uploading and creating their own albums. There may be things that don't work quite right yet. Please email us to report any errors.

Browse the Nikkei Album

Kizuna 2020: Nikkei Kindness and Solidarity During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Read the stories and share your own!

More Than a Game: Nikkei Sports

Submissions accepted until October 31.

Read the Nikkei sports stories >>

Get updates

Sign up for email updates

Journal feed
Events feed
Comments feed

Support this project

Discover Nikkei

Discover Nikkei is a place to connect with others and share the Nikkei experience. To continue to sustain and grow this project, we need your help!

Ways to help >>

A project of the Japanese American National Museum

Major support by The Nippon Foundation