• Khanda Taiko premiere performance
  • Hart House Theatre
  • October 16, 2004

Khanda Taiko

Date Composed: 2004
Composer: Heidi Chan
Arrangement: Heidi Chan
Premiere Performance: October 16, 2004 - Hart House Theatre
Recording Title: Kiro CD

This piece incorporates various structural principles of the Karnatic (South Indian) rhythmic system into the taiko idiom. The solos are played over a fixed 5-beat cycle (Khanda tala).