Taiko Groups

Taiko is one of the most popular forms of Japanese culture practiced by Nikkei and non-Nikkei outside Japan. Nikkei have played a major role in both popularizing taiko around the world, and in transforming it. Learn about various groups around the world.

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Ryujin Taiko

Aliso Viejo, California
United States

San Jose Taiko

San Jose, California
United States

Hikari Taiko

Norwalk, California
United States

Cincinnati Dayton Taiko Group

Cincinnati, Ohio
United States

Yamabiko Taiko

Kelowna, British Columbia

Stockton Bukkyo Taiko

Stockton, California
United States


Los Angeles, California
United States

San Diego Taiko

San Diego, California
United States

School of TAIKO

Seattle, Washington
United States

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