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How to Start a Taiko Drum Class at your School... very cheap!

Allen Berg curriculum and projects learning centers

Dear Arts/Music/Drama Colleagues
and Visiting Teachers from the Projects-Based Learning Group
(who have been following the Japanese Cultural History Discussion
that led to the Taiko Drum Videos):

Here is a Flash Mob Video from youtube that occurred at Times Square
in New York City April 7, 2011... which showcases cheap plastic upside-down trash cans and a smaller generic plastic bucket, as lively and fun Taiko Drummers beat their music for an accompanying group of street dancers to celebrate Public Collective Aliveness
with Art/Music/Drama/and Dance...


"Yes! This is easily repeatable at your school!"

Like I said over at the PBL Teachers Group, just make sure "You give the Biggest Drum to your School Principal..."

"Bang On Your Drums" for Spring,

Allen Berg

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Hi Allen, We just had the

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Hi Allen,

We just had the Cherry Blossom Festival in San Francisco. Wouldn't it be great if schools can sustain or have more music programs?

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