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Keep up to date with Uzume Taiko tours, shows, workshops, and everything else in between. We will update our blog regularly when we have some amazing things to say. Thank you for supporting us and we hope to see you drumming soon.

August 6 & 8 Odaiko Workshops

Uzume welcomes guest taiko teacher Kristy Oshiro...

Come and learn how to play the largest drums in a taiko ensemble, the odaiko! The two days of instruction will include basic technique, copious drills, and specific individual feedback. You will learn how to look bigger, sound better, and feel more relaxed and confident when playing the odaiko. Taiko players of all levels are encouraged to signed up, as well as beginners who have never touched a taiko before.

Upcoming Outdoor Summer Shows around Vancouver!!!

Canada Day at Canada Place
Whistler's Believe Freedom Festival
Renfrew Ravine - Moon Festival

Uzume Taiko - Community Drummers Performances!

Hello Taiko Friends and Fans; we are proud to announce two special shows coming up involving the Uzume Taiko Community Drummers. Members of the Uzume Taiko student body will be demonstrating their hard work and taiko skills at some public community performances in the near future.

Spring Classes in Full Swing!!!

Welcome back to the Sun!!!

We are in the third week of our “Spring Taiko” classes. Naomi is leading the fun and fabulous “Fit4Taiko” boot camp for all you aspiring Taiko Drummers who want to get in drumming shape. Jason is teaching us all about the science and secrets of good drumming technique. While Bonnie has everyone moving, laughing and dancing in the tradition of Uzume from which we are inspired to play the Taiko Drums.