Drumming group Kodo has taken the art of playing Japanese taiko drums to new heights both musically and as spectacle, achieving international fame in the process. Kodo traces its origins to Ondekoza, which was formed in 1969 on Sado Island in the Sea of Japan by people from various parts of the country who wanted to escape city life, as well as to get seriously into taiko. On one memorable occasion, the members of Ondekoza - the first taiko group to take taiko to an international audience - ran the... read more

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