GIGOGRAPHY

OUR SHOWS, MAIN WORKSHOPS AND PROJECTS SINCE 2001

OUR PAST PERFORMANCES

2020

  • Pitstop Productions, Barnsley – recording for game soundtrack – 17th and 18th Sept
  • Terminator Live, Festival Hall, Osaka – 17th Feb
  • Terminator Live, Orchard Hall, Tokyo – 15th Feb
  • Terminator Live, Orchard Hall, Tokyo – 14th Feb
  • Taiko Energy CD recording for EMI, Abbey Road Studios, London – 10th Feb
  • London Summer Event Show, Banking Hall, London – 21st and 22nd Jan 

2019

  • Lord Mayor’s Show, London – 9th Nov
  • Launch event for Lendlease/British Land – 3rd Oct
  • Event for Viacom – 23rd Sept
  • September Sounds Festival, Bexleyheath – 23rd Sept
  • Event for O2, Slough – 16th Sept
  • Will Adams Festival, Gillingham – 7th Sept
  • Event for Calford Seadon – 6th Sept
  • Event for NTT DATA, London – 19th June
  • The Arts Club, London – 5th June
  • The Arts Club, London – 7th June
  • Vitality London 10K, Trafalgar Square, London – 27th May
  • London Marathon – 28th April
  • Terminator Live, Lucern – 29th and 30th March

2018

  • Trailer film shoot, London – 24th Sept
  • Merlin Theatre, Frome – 23rd Sept
  • Chotto Matte restaurant, London – 21st Sept
  • Northcott Theatre, Exeter – 19th Sept
  • Electric Theatre, Guildford – 15th Sept
  • Will Adams Festival, Gillingham – 8th Sept
  • Private event, Grosvenor House Hotel, London – 16th June
  • Vitality London 10K – 28th May
  • London Marathon – 22nd April
  • Private event – Birmingham Metropolitan Hotel – 19th Jan

2017

  • Event for Wickes, Printworks, London – 23rd Nov
  • Event for BW, Nobu Hotel, London – 5th Oct
  • Cloud Nine Festival, Euston – 16th Sept
  • “Isle of Dogs” recording, Air Studios – 14th and 15th Sept
  • “Dojoji” at WOMAD, Wiltshire – 30th July
  • London 10K, Trafalgar Square – 29th May
  • London Marathon – 23rd April

2016

  • ‘Dojoji’ with Chieko Kojima,Queen’s Theatre, Hornchurch – 13th Nov 
  • ‘Dojoji’ with Chieko Kojima,The Stables, Milton Keynes – 11th Nov 
  • ‘Dojoji’ with Chieko Kojima,Ferneham Hall, Fareham – 9th Nov 
  • ‘Dojoji’ with Chieko Kojima,Merlin Theatre, Frome – 7th Nov 
  • ‘Dojoji’ with Chieko Kojima,Malvern Theatres, Malvern – 6th Nov 
  • ‘Dojoji’ with Chieko Kojima, Baths Hall, Scunthorpe – 2nd Nov 
  • Cloud Nine Festival, London – 17th Sept
  • Will Adams Festival – Gillingham – 10th Sept
  • Event for G-Shock, Casio, London – 7th Sept
  • Taiko Meantime Summer School, Frensham – 8th-11th Aug 
  • Corona Festival – 30th July
  • Wem Taiko Festival, Wem – 9th July 
  • Vitality 10k, London – 30th June 
  • London Marathon – 24th April 
  • London Business School, London – 27th Jan
  • Winter workshops, Farnham – 6th and 7th Feb 
  • Winter workshop Special with Yuta Sumiyoshi of Kodo, London – 10th Jan 

2015

  • Winter workshops, Farnham – 14th and 15th Nov
  • St Paul’s, Hammersmith – Resugo Spear Annaul Fundraising event – 13th Nov
  • London Cabaret Club – 9th Oct
  • Will Adams Festival, Gillingham – 12th Sept
  • Taiko Summer School, Frensham – 3rd to 6th Aug 
  • WOMAD festival, Charlton Park – 26th July
  • BUPA 10k, Trafalgar Square – 25th May
  • London Marathon – 26th April 
  • Maltings, Farnham with special guest Chieko Kojima in “Dojoji” – 19th April 
  • Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester with special guest Chieko Kojima in “Dojoji” – 18th April 
  • Laban Theatre, London with special guest Chieko Kojima in “Dojoji” – 16th April 

2014

  • Winter Workshops, Farnham – 15th and 16th Nov 
  • Private event for Premier Guarantee, Heron Tower, London – 14th Nov 
  • Will Adams Festival, Gillingham – 13th Sept
  • Tall Ships Festival, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London – 7th Sept 
  • Taiko Summer School, Frensham – 4th to 7th Aug 
  • WOMAD, Charlton Park – 26th July 
  • Moshi Moshi Sushi, London – 24th July
  • Latitude Festival – 19th July
  • UK Taiko Festival – 6th and 7th July 
  • Event for Hitachi Capital, Trowbridge – 30th June
  • Glastonbury Assembly Rooms – 7th June 
  • Bupa 10k, Leadenhall Market, London – 25th April
  • London Marathon – 13th April
  • Orchid and Botanical Art Show, RHS, London – 10th April
  • Olympic park opening of ‘Orbit’ sculpture – 5th April
  • Winter workshops – 8th and 9th March
  • SOAS, London with special guest Chieko Kojima – 22nd March 
  • Farnham Maltings – 31st Jan 

2013

  • Bacanal, knightsbridge – 23rd Nov
  • Greenwich Theatre – 29th Sept 
  • Brighton Japan Festival – 18th Sept
  • Will Adams Festival, Gillingham – 14th Sept
  • Prudential Ride London event – 3rd Aug
  • Taiko Summer School, Frensham Heights School – 30th July to 2nd Aug 
  • WOMAD Festival, Charlton Park, Malmesbury – 27th July 
  • Greenwich World Culture Festival, Eltham Palace, London – 14th July
  • Sydenham Arts Fesival – 13th July
  • Goodwood Festival of Speed – 11th July
  • 9th UK Taiko Festival, Exeter – 6th July
  • Glastonbury Festival – 28th, 29th and 30th June 
  • The Exchange, Sturminster Newton – 15th June 
  • Private event for DRP Group, Hartlebury, Gloucester – 13th June
  • Rolls Royce event, Chichester – 4th April
  • Chieko Kojima workshops – 7th-9th Mar
  • Winter workshop, Bristol – 20th Jan

2012

  • The FrameStore event, London Film Museum – 19th Dec
  • SAS event, Marlow – 14th Dec
  • Winter workshop, Bentley – 25th Nov
  • Autumn courses, Acton
  • Bury Court Barn, Bentley – 28th Oct 
  • Private event for Sharp, Barcelona – 11th Oct
  • Japan Matsuri, Trafalgar Square, London – 6th Oct 
  • Ashley Wood Farm, Wiltshire – 22nd Sept 
  • Will Adams Festival, Gillingham – 15th Sept 
  • Paralympic Marathons, Leadenhall Market, London – 8th Sept
  • Men’s Olympic Marathon, Leadenhall Market, London – 12th Aug 
  • ‘Arigato’, County Hall, London – 6th Aug 
  • Women’s Olympic Marathon, Leadenhall Market, London – 5th Aug 
  • Taiko Summer School 2012, Frensham – 31st July-3rd Aug 
  • WOMAD, Charlton Park, Wiltshire – 27th-29th July 
  • Diorama Arts Festival, London – 18th July 
  • 8th UK Taiko Festival, Northcott Theatre – 30th June 
  • Jubilee event at the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich – 3rd June 
  • BUPA 10k run, Leadenhall Market, London – 27th May
  • Imperial College Festival – 11th May
  • London Marathon – 22nd April 
  • Record Store Day, Farnham – 21st April
  • Event for IVCA awards, Grosvenor House Hotel, London – 23rd March
  • Event for Live to Love, Bafta, London – 16th March
  • Event for Mercedes, The Grove, Watford – 10th Feb

2011

  • Asian Art in London, V&A Museum, London – 8th Nov
  • Eastbourne College – 29th Sept
  • Run to the Beat, London – 25th Sept
  • Japan Matsuri, London – 18th Sept 
  • Kidsfest, Farnham – 11th Sept
  • Will Adams Festival, Gillingham – 10th Sept
  • Taiko Summer School, Frensham, Surrey – 8th to 11th Aug 
  • Taiko Summer School, Frensham, Surrey – 2nd to 5th Aug 
  • WOMAD, Charlton Park, Malmesbury – 29th and 30th July
  • Greenwich World Culture Festival, Eltham Palace, London – 3rd July
  • Deal Festival – 2nd July 
  • Gravellyfest, Surrey – 1st July
  • JPower – Japan Tsunami Benefit concert – 29th June 
  • Glastonbury Festival – 24th, 25th and 26th June 
  • Geffrey Museum, 12th June
  • BUPA 10k run, Leadenhall Market, London – 30th May 
  • JapanJig – Fundraising event for the British Red Cross’ Tsunami appeal – 20th May 
  • Private event, Bentley, Surrey – 20th May
  • Kew Gardens’ Global Celebration – 14th and 15th May 
  • Yeovil workshops – 7th May
  • Kizuna Japan – Fundraising event for Japan’s Tsunami appeal – 30th April
  • London Marathon – 17th April 
  • British Arrows event, Evolution, Battersea Park – 16th March
  • Private event, Notting Hill – 11th Feb
  • Winter workshops, Bentley – 5th, 6th and 19th Feb 

2010

  • Gobo City, Wakayama, Japan – 21st Nov 
  • Gobo City, Wakayama, Japan – 19th Nov 
  • Honda award ceromony, Bristol – 18th Sept
  • Will Adams Festival, Gillingham – 11th Sept
  • Private event, Yately – 23rd July
  • Private event, London Zoo – 21st July
  • 3rd Taiko Meantime Summer School, Frensham, Surrey – 27th to 30th July 
  • WOMAD festival – 23rd to 25th July
  • Katate Kid Premier, Leicester Square, London – 15th July
  • Greenwich World Culture Festival, Eltham Palace, London – 4th July
  • Gravellyfest, Surrey – 3rd July
  • Diorama Festival, London – 2nd July
  • Diroama Festival, London – 30th June
  • Glastonbury Festival – 25th, 26th ,27th June
  • BUPA 10k Run, London – 31st May 2010
  • Yo Sushi (Market Place, London) opening – 28th April
  • London Marathon – 25th April
  • Minimicon, Southampton – 17th April

2009

  • Carat (private event), Orchid, London – 16th Dec 2009
  • The Barn at Bury Court, Bentley, with Guo Yue SOLD OUT – 28th Nov 
  • Nomura event, Battersea Park – 4th Nov
  • Mercedes event for Formula 1, Abu Dhabi – 31st Oct 
  • Westend Centre, Aldershot workshops – 27th Oct
  • “Infiniti” car launch, Reading – 15th Oct
  • Will Adams Festival, Gillingham – 12th Sept
  • 2nd Taiko Meantime Summer School, Frensham, Surrey – 3rd-6th Aug 
  • Diorama festival, London – 31st July
  • WOMAD, Charlton Park, Wiltshire – 26th and 27th July 
  • Marizion, Cornwall – 4th July
  • 5th UK Taiko Festival, Exeter – 3rd July
  • Diorama Festival, London – 1st July
  • Glasonbury Festival – 27th and 28th June 
  • Diorama Festival, London – 24th June 
  • Japanese Street Festival, Brighton, for Moshi Moshi Sushi – 31st May 
  • FA Cup Final, Wembley Stadium – 30th May 
  • Workshops at Westend Centre, Aldershot 
  • Bupa 10K, London – 25th May
  • Taiko Masterclass for Taiko Evolution, Weymouth – 24th May
  • Maltings Festival, Farnham – 9th May
  • London Marathon – 26th April 
  • English National Ballet gala dinner, Dorchester Hotel, London – 30th March
  • Minimicon, Southampton – 28th March
  • Skoll World Forum, Sheldonian, Oxford – 25th March 
  • Science Museum, London, ‘Lates’ evening – 29th Jan 
  • Liberty Stadium, Swansea – 24th Jan

2008

  • St George’s Hall, Liverpool – 12th Nov
  • Greenwich Cultural Olympiad, Greenwich Park – 26th Sept 
  • Will Adams Festival, Gillingham – 13th Sept
  • Brewery, Barbican, London – 11th Sept
  • Soseki, London – 10th Sept
  • Kirklees Music School, Huddersfield – 3rd Sept 
  • Royal Academy of Music, London – 31st July
  • WOMAD – 27th July 
  • Diorama Arts Festival, London – 1st July
  • Diorama Arts Festival, London – 15th July
  • Bankside Festival, London – 11th July
  • Glastonbury Festival – 28th and 29th June 
  • Bupa 10k, London – 26th May
  • Yo Sushi, Oxford – 22nd May
  • St Gallen, Switzerland with HODC – 28th April
  • Thun, Switzerland with HODC – 26th April
  • Baden, Switzerland with HODC – 24th April
  • Lugano, Switzerland with HODC – 22nd April
  • Berne, Switzerland with HODC – 20th April
  • Zug, Switzerland with HODC – 18th April
  • Biel, Switzerland with HODC – 16th April
  • Zurich, Switzerland with HODC – 13th April
  • Zurich, Switzerland with HODC – 14th April
  • Annemasse, France with HODC -11th April
  • Petersham Festival, with Guo Yue – 28th March
  • Zuma, Knightsbridge – 7th March
  • Mayfair – 13th Feb

2007

  • Beaumont House, Windsor, 18th Jan
  • Ambassador’s Ball, Grosvenor House Hotel, London, 30th Nov 
  • Zuma, Knightsbridge, London, 25th Nov
  • Swansea Grand Theatre with Dynion Dance Company, 3rd Nov
  • Greenwich Theatre SOLD OUT 1st Nov 
  • Virgin Active, Mayfair, 16th Oct
  • Yamada, Newport (private event), 29th Sept
  • Jacob’s Pillow with HODC near Boston MA, 15th-19th Aug
  • Regents Place, Diorama, London, 31st July and 3rd Aug
  • WOMAD, with Guo Yue, 27th July
  • Excel London – JapanEx, 21st and 22nd July
  • Phoenix Theatre, Exeter – 3rd UK Taiko Festival, 15th July
  • Farnham Carnvial – 30th June 2007
  • Martin Currie (private corporate event), London 17th May
  • St Polten, Austria with HODC 11th May
  • London Marathon, 22nd April
  • Kids Taiko workshops, Farnham and Guildford, 3rd and 4th April 
  • Dende Monde, Belgium, with Guo Yue, 31st March
  • Beijing, China with HODC 14th and 15th Feb
  • Hangzhou, China 11th Feb 
  • Taiko workshops in Farnham, Surrey 3rd and 4th Feb 
  • Taiko workshops with Yo Bachi Daiko, Hamburg, Germany, 5-7th Jan

2006

  • NSPCC/ATSCo Ball charity event – Royal Lancaster Hotel, London, 17th Nov
  • Metro Ski Show, Earls Court, 18th to 22nd Sept
  • Breast Cancer Care charity event, Grovenor House Hotel, London, 4th Oct
  • Conran Shop, London, 21st Sept 
  • Rockingham Raceway, 10th Sept
  • Conran Shop, London, 7th Sept
  • Diorama Arts festival, Regents Place, London, 16th Aug
  • WOMAD Festival, Reading with Guo Yue, 28-30 July 
  • Workshops at the Southbank Centre, London 23 July
  • Rhythmsticks Festival, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London supporting Joji Hirota, Kenny Endo and John Kaizan Neptune, 22 July
  • City of London Festival 13 July
  • Waddesdon Mannor, Aylesbury 1 July
  • London Marathon, Greenwich 23 Apr 
  • Wycombe Swan, High Wycombe with HODC 13 Apr 
  • Buxton Opera House, Buxton with HODC 7 Apr 
  • Contact Theatre, Manchester with HODC 5 Apr
  • Malvern Theatres, Malvern with HODC 4 Apr 
  • Peepul Centre, Leicester with HODC 30 Mar 
  • Peepul Centre, Leicester with HODC 29 Mar
  • Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea with HODC 28 Mar 
  • Richmond Theatre, Richmond, London with HODC 27 Mar 
  • Channel 4 ‘How Music Works’ shoot – 16th Mar 
  • Charter Theatre, Preston with HODC 14 Mar 
  • Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon with HODC 9 Mar 
  • Queens Theatre, Hornchurch with HODC 2 Mar 
  • Everyman Playhouse, Liverpool with HODC 1 Mar 
  • Theatre by the Lake, Keswick with HODC 28 Feb 
  • Arts Theatre, Bath with HODC 25 Feb 
  • South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell with HODC 24 Feb 
  • Wyvern Theatre, Swindon with HODC 23 Feb 
  • BDE, Leeds Playhouse with HODC, 11 Feb 
  • Taiko workshops with Yo Bachi Daiko, Hamburg, Germany, 13-15 Jan 

2005

  • The Electric Theatre, Guildford with HODC, 16 Nov 
  • The Electric Theatre, Guildford with HODC, 17 Nov 
  • The Lowry, Salford with HODC, 15 Nov 
  • Stadthalle, Neuss, Germany with HODC, 13 Nov 
  • Leverkusen, Germany with HODC, 11 Nov 
  • Holland Dance Festival, Netherlands with HODC, 9 Nov 
  • Holland Dance Festival, Netherlands with HODC, 8 Nov 
  • DanceXchange, Birmingham Hippodrome with HODC, 5 Nov 
  • DanceXchange, Birmingham Hippodrome with HODC, 4 Nov 
  • The Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury with HODC, 2 Nov 
  • Cambridge Arts Theatre, Cambridge with HODC, 21 Oct 
  • Cambridge Arts Theatre, Cambridge with HODC, 22 Oct 
  • Arts Depot, Barnet with HODC, 18 Oct 
  • Laban, Deptford, London with HODC, 12 Oct 
  • Laban, Deptford, London with HODC, 11 Oct 
  • Karate Kyokushinkai World tournament, Crystal Palace, 8th Oct
  • Chester Gateway Theatre, Chester with HODC, 6 Oct 
  • The Riley Theatre, Leeds with HODC, 1st Oct 
  • Arcachon, France with HODC, 24th Sept 
  • BBC Family Prom in the Park, Hyde Park, London – broadcast live on BBC2, 11 Sept
  • Teatro Nacional Faro, Portugal with HODC, 12th and 13th Aug
  • Southbank Centre, London, 3rd Aug
  • Rhythmsticks Festival, Southbank Centre, London, 17th July SOLD OUT 
  • 1st UK Taiko Festival, Exeter, 9 July
  • Yo! Sushi – Japanese Resturant Opening, London, 10th May
  • Flora London Marathon, Greenwich, 17th April
  • Queen’s Theatre, Hornchurch with HODC 8th April 
  • Maison Des Arts, Creteil, Paris with HODC 5th and 6th April 
  • Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds with HODC 24th March 
  • Wycombe Swan, High Wycombe with HODC 22nd March 
  • Arts Theatre, Bath with HODC 19th March 
  • The Patrick Centre, Birmingham with HODC 17th March 
  • Malvern Theatres, Malvern with HODC 15th March 
  • Buxton Opera House, Buxton with HODC 12th March 
  • ‘Fusion’ at Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich 11th March
  • Playhouse, Liverpool with HODC 2nd March 
  • Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea with HODC 24th February 
  • Theatre Brycheiniog, Brecon with HODC 23rd February 
  • Chinese New Year event, Hampstead 14th February
  • Queen Elizabeth Hall, London with HODC 9th and 10th February 
  • Gardener Arts Centre, Brighton with HODC 8th February 
  • Sherman Theatre, Cardiff with HODC 5th February 
  • South Hill Park Arts Centre,Bracknell with HODC 3rd February 
  • Wyvern Theatre, Swindon with Henri Oguike Dance Company 26th January 

2004

  • The Damilola Taylor Centre, Peckham, London 16th December 
  • Waldorf Hotel, London 15th December
  • Wales v Japan rugby match, Cardiff Millenium Stadium 26th November 
  • V&A Museum, London 5th November 
  • Car Free Day, Greenwich 19th September 
  • ‘Zushi’ – Japanese Resturant opening, Cardiff August 19th 
  • Regents Plaza, London August 11th
  • Rhythmsticks Festival, Southbank Centre, London, July 17th 
  • Ightham Mote (National Trust) nr. Sevenoaks for ‘An Evening of World Music’, July 3rd 
  • Olympic Torch Relay, Greenwich, June 24th
  • British Library, London, May 4th 
  • SENI combat sports show, Birmingham NEC Arena, April 24th 
  • Flora London Marathon, Greenwich, April 18th 
  • The Roadhouse, Covent Garden, London, April 7th
  • Open air show with Hana Yui and special guest Yoshikazu Fujimoto, Regents Plaza, London April 1st
  • Sold out shows with Hana Yui at Lilian Baylis Theatre, Sadler’s Wells, London, March 23rd and 24th
  • IFR awards, playing for Princess Anne at Grosvenor House, London, January 13th

2003

  • Flora London Marathon, Greenwich 
  • University of East London
  • Peace Revolutions charity event for CAAT at the Telegraph, Brixton 
  • Vodafone event, Blenheim Palace
  • Whitgift International Festival, Croydon
  • Totally London Greenwich Car Free Day 
  • Jacqueline du Pre Music Building, St Hilda’s College, Oxford University 
  • Asian Art for London, V& A museum, London

2002

  • Japan 2001 event, Greenwich Market 

2001

  • JETAA/JLGC event, Intercontinental Hotel, London
  • Greenwich Car Free Day