In celebration of Asian-American Heritage Month, Japanese Taiko drummers will be performing at Dulles International Airport (IAD) on Thursday and Friday, May 30 and 31.
The free performances will feature DC-based musician Mark H Rooney. Taiko is a dynamic form of full-body drumming based in Japanese tradition. Rooney combines that traditional foundation with a modern sensibility to create performances that are full of energy, endurance, and excitement.
The performance on Thursday May 30 will take place from 3 to 5 p.m. on the departures level – east side.
On Friday, May 31, you can catch the drummers from 10 to 11 a.m. on the departures level – east side; From 11:15 to noon, the show will move to Gate B41, post security.
The performances are sponsored by All Nippon Airlines (ANA) and the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority.
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