Our Instructors

Paula Midori Nieckar

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Paula Midori Nieckar is an active taiko performer and teacher in Calgary. She has studied taiko with members of KODO, TaikoPROJECT, and the Los Angeles Taiko Institute. With a background in classical music and ballet, Paula loves the rhythmic styles of taiko, and incorporates flowing arm movements and a dance-like quality to her taiko performance. She is also a regular performing member and workshop coordinator for Midnight Taiko Kai.