Central Iowa’s only taiko drumming group, Soten Taiko, to take the stage on October 15

[Courtesy Soten Taiko via Facebook]

Experience the sounds of the Japanese Taiko Drums performed by Japan America Society of Iowa’s Soten Taiko, central Iowa’s only taiko drumming group on Saturday, October 15, from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the E. Bradford Burns Performing Arts Park, next to the Muscatine Art Center.

This performance is offered free of charge thanks to a grant from the Mary Jo & Richard H. Stanley Human Conditions Grant through the Community Foundation of Greater Muscatine.

Please bring your own blanket or lawn chair. In case of inclement weather, the performance will be moved indoors. Prior to the performance, learn about Kokeshi at 1:00 p.m. and join the guided tours of the “Captivated by Japan” exhibition at 1:30 p.m.

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