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Music Term: Oroshi

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A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 1-9

Oroshi


Definition and background:

Played at the beginning of a performance or song to focus the player on the taiko, and bring a group of drummers together. Usually an oroshi starts with slow beats that gradually increase in speed and intensity until a fast roll is played.


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