BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.4578@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20140419T000000Z DTEND:20140419T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<em>LifeRhythm</em>&nbsp\;seamlessly blends the sublime virtuos ity of renowned percussionist&nbsp\;Ryutaro Kaneko with the undeniable ene rgy of TAIKOPROJECT\, an ensemble of premiere taiko drummers committed to preserving and advancing the Japanese art of taiko in the U.S.&nbsp\;From the small Japanese cymbals known as&nbsp\;<em>chappa</em>&nbsp\;to the fiv e-foot-diameter\, 300-pound Ohira drum\,&nbsp\;<em>LifeRhythm</em>&nbsp\;s howcases a variety of taiko instruments\, as well as the<em>&nbsp\;yokobue </em>&nbsp\;(Japanese bamboo flute)\, marimba\, and&nbsp\;<em>koto</em>&nb sp\;(Japanese harp)\, in an unforgettable heart-pounding experience. SUMMARY:TAIKOPROJECT + Ryutaro Kaneko: LifeRhythm URL:/en/events/2014/04/19/taikoproject-ryutaro-kaneko-liferhythm/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR