TB are available throughout Europe under different banners depending on content and workshop focus
For performance and workshop bookings: TAIKOBASTARDS@gmail.com
TAIKO BASTARDS teach together under the
TB banner when using TB repertoire to share taiko skills.
Book one, two, three, or all four members for your workshop or performance:
Each member presents a different approach to playing, teaching and performing.
MEL instructs as melski.drumfit in Hamburg and as an unbound taiko freelancer wherever her feet land. A yoga and fitness instructor with masters level studies in human anatomy and biology, she applies evidence-based concepts from movement science to the taiko drum.
She also joins Ingmar under the Kion banner as a teacher for selected workshops.
01-13.04 – Willich, DE. Mel, hosted by JCS Groove Company (Infos)
19-20.02 – Korschenbroich, DE. Steven, hosted by DANCE 4 ART (Infos)
12-13.02 – Hamburg, DE. Ingmar and Mel, as KION DOJO (Infos)
31.01 – Virtual. Mel with Loco Ladies, hosted by KaDON (Infos)
22.01 – Bornem, BE. Ingmar and Mel, hosted by Ginnopiyoko (Infos)
17.01 – Virtual. Mel, hosted by KaDON (Infos)
03.01 – Antwerp, BE. Ingmar, Mel, Jonas, Steven, hosted by Yorokai
07.11 – Hamburg, DE. Jonas, hosted by Tengu Daiko
06.11 – Hildesheim, DE. Ingmar and Mel, hosted by Universität Hildesheim Center for World Music
01-03.10 – Willich, DE. Ingmar and Mel, hosted by JCS Groove Company (Infos)
08.10 – Asse, BE. Steven, hosted by Butterfly Circles (Infos)
26-28.11 – Hamburg, DE. Ingmar and Mel, as KION DOJO (Infos)
We’re always happy to respond to feedback and inquiries