Tagged: Shasta Taiko

In the alpine beauty of Northern California, at the base of majestic Mount Shasta, a cultural phenomenon has taken hold. ShastaYama — Shasta Taiko’s festival of Japanese taiko drumming, dance, and music — merges art and nature to uplift spirits and celebrate life.

Shasta Taiko will be celebrating its 26th year by presenting its 7th Annual ShastaYama Festival on Saturday, July 30th at Mount Shasta’s Shastice Park. Founding members of Shasta Taiko and the Festival, Russel Baba and Jeanne Mercer, are recognized pioneering taiko leaders who are com

What: Shasta Taiko Benefit Performance for Japan
When: Saturday (May 21), 5 p.m.
Where: Elementary School Gymnasium, 234 California Highway 3, Weaverville, CA 96093
Cost: Adults (13 – 59 years) $15, Couples $25, Children (6 – 12 years) and Seniors $5, Age 5 and under free. Advance tickets …