Taikoz associate teacher
Claire began studying wadaiko with Taikoz in 2006 and completed Taikoz’s Individual Development Program in 2011. She began taiko teacher-training in 2010. Claire is a member of Taiko no Wa and has performed in Japan and Australia including festivals, community events and the 2011 Tokyo International Wadaiko Contest. She has also travelled to Iwate prefecture to study the music of Onikenbai with original masters, Iwasaki Onikenbai Hozonkai. Claire has a Bachelor of Education in Special Education and a Masters of Occupational Therapy.