Here is a video from Taiko Community Alliance Taikothon 2018 where ManMan talked about her creative process with the Odaiko piece “Gliding Dreams”. https://livestream.com/accounts/5010670/events/8421039/videos/182247616/player?width=640&height=360&autoPlay=true&mute=false Most Odaiko training takes a predominantly loud, aggressive and forceful approach, this choreographic composition takes on a different direction that embraces the power of gentle and graceful qualities. The piece explore … More ManMan @TCA Taikothon 2018
Manman and her Taiko Tots (Honolulu), Family Taiko (Honolulu), Taiko Together (Torrance, LA), and Taiko FUNdamentals were featured on Taiko Community Alliance‘s Taikothon 2016 on Sunday Oct 16, 2016! Here is the video of Manman’s segment (click image below) For the rest of the Taikothon videos, please click at this link.
Manman appeared on “Center Stage” hosted by Donna Blanchard of ThinkTech Hawaii talking about her journey and her work as a taiko artist and educator. Check it out to hear more about her philosophy and approach with taiko and music education.
It was a great honor to be featured on Eien’s blog talking about teaching kids, my Orff and taiko background, and also my recent projects. Check out the interview at the link below! http://www.eienhunterishikawa.com/blog/interview-manman
An article written by Manman is featured in the premier publication of Turkish Magazine, “MONOLOG”, for music and arts teachers in Turkey. The article introduces a song composed by Manman titled “Aisatsu Song” (Taiko Greeting Song). The article also explain different activities that have been played along with the song in Manman’s Taiko classes for children and families.
Organised by Macao Young Artists Association, support by Mozart Education Center and Hong Kong Orff4kids. Click here for the original article on Macao Daily online Drumming FUNdamentals – Training for Music Teachers song, games and dance from around the world Date: Nov 7 & 8, 2015 (Sat and Sun) Time: 2-6pm (4 hours per day, total … More Orff Drumming FUNdamentals in Macao 2015
Taiko Center of the Pacific Taiko Tots classes for toddlers age 2-3 with their parent was featured in Honolulu local news. The class was started by Yeeman Mui in Spring 2013.
Yeeman performed as part of O•Daiko Hong Kong in a Free Foyer Demonstration as part of the Hong Kong LCSD World Culture Festival 2012. The foyer performance was set up to promote taiko in Hong Kong and also the taiko concert by Eitetsu Hiyashi and Fu Un no Kai. The following video is a news … More 2012-11-11 “Taiko” TVB News, Hong Kong
Yeeman and Heidi, teachers of “QQ Taiko” were featured in a Hong Kong live style Magazine, “Lisa Magazine”. “QQ Taiko” were taiko classes for age 5 and above to learn the arts of taiko at the education centre QQ Club. The classes were offered in 2010-2011.