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A Drum Instructor from Cameroon
Workpedia Japan
10m 57s

Broadcast on November 25, 2020
Available until December 9, 2021

We visit a drum instructor from Cameroon, who works for a music school at the heart of Tokyo. Workpedia Japan - a window into the lives of people from around the world who've chosen Japan as their workplace. (This program was broadcast on November 11, 2020.)

photo Wouassi Vincent Jr. working at a music school in Shibuya as a drum instructor. Doing away with explaining complicated music theory, he encourages his students to develop a sense of rhythm naturally, with their body’s movement. photo Wouassi has been pursuing the creation of unique sounds inspired by African traditional music. He also plays shamisen, a traditional Japanese string instrument, in his band.