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Wyman Series at UW-River Falls presents Mu Daiko Japanese Taiko Drumming

November 8, 2012

Mu Daiko Taiko Drumming is the next Wyman Series event set at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 14, in the Abbott Concert Hall of the Kleinpell Fine Arts building. The event is free and open to the public.

Mu Performing Arts produces international performances born of arts, equality and justice, from the heart of the Asian American experience. Mu Daiko drumming ensemble performs a variety of traditional and contemporary works, ranging from traditional taiko repertoire to original pieces composed by its members. The group strives to stretch the boundaries of the art form, contributing to the innovation of American taiko.

Prior to the performance, a taiko drumming workshop will be offered from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13, in the University Center. To register, visit the Information Desk in the UC. Cost is $5 per participant.

Visit Mu Performing Arts’ website at http://www.muperformingarts.org/
Upcoming Wyman Series events include:
7:30 p.m. on Feb. 14, 2013, in the Riverview Ballroom in the University Center, Carnaval Brasileiro! (Brazilian Carnival)
7:30 p.m. on March 13, 2013, in the Riverview Ballroom in the University Center, “How Do We Define American?” by Jose Vargas
For more information or accommodations, call 715-425-4444 or visit http://www.uwrf.edu/StudentLife/ActivitiesAndEvents/WymanSeries.cfm.