Welcome to the TCA Marketplace!

NATC
PLATINUM
SPONSORS

The North American Taiko Conference (NATC) is a biennial event sponsored by the Taiko Community Alliance (TCA). Since its inception in 1997, this conference has grown to become an important touch-point for the taiko community to network, develop skills, and reflect. For questions about sponsoring NATC and the Taiko Community Alliance, please contact Kristina McGaha (kristina@taikocommunityalliance.org).

NATC PLATINUM SPONSORS

The North American Taiko Conference (NATC) is a biennial event sponsored by the Taiko Community Alliance (TCA). Since its inception in 1997, this conference has grown to become an important touch-point for the taiko community to network, develop skills, and reflect. For questions about sponsoring NATC and the Taiko Community Alliance, please contact Kristina McGaha (kristina@taikocommunityalliance.org).

TCA
PARTNERS

We are fortunate to work with a number of organizations and businesses through the TCA Partner Program, connecting a network of taiko vendors with taiko players. These Partner vendors welcome TCA members to enjoy special offers or discounts. If you are a taiko vendor and would like to participate in the TCA Partner Program, or for any other inquiries about this program, please contact Toni Yagami at: toni@taikocommunityalliance.org

TCA PARTNERS

We are fortunate to work with a number of organizations and businesses through the TCA Partner Program, connecting a network of taiko vendors with taiko players. These Partner vendors welcome TCA members to enjoy special offers or discounts. If you are a taiko vendor and would like to participate in the TCA Partner Program, or for any other inquiries about this program, please contact Toni Yagami at: toni@taikocommunityalliance.org

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American Hide & Fur
American Hide & Fur
American Hide & Fur
American Hide & Fur
We are a company specialising in the procurement, manufacturing, and sales of rawhide for drums, lace, and other craft projects.
Shipping available world wide.
ASANO TAIKO U.S., Inc.
ASANO TAIKO U.S., Inc.
ASANO TAIKO U.S., Inc.
ASANO TAIKO U.S., Inc.
Asano Taiko U.S. is a full-service taiko (Japanese drum) facility in Torrance, CA offering a walk-in store, on-site taiko maintenance and repair, and hands-on taiko classes.
Store and studio in Torrance, CA. Online shop is available globally.
Isaku Kageyama
Isaku Kageyama
Isaku Kageyama
Isaku Kageyama
Hello, my name is Isaku and I'm a taiko performer, educator, and recording artist based in Los Angeles. I suppose you could say I'm "known for" Odaiko, Bon Daiko, and Music Production. I'm also an overall nice guy. :D
Services Available: 1. Classes and workshops (Based in Los Angeles, Will travel) 2. Audio Recording (Record you playing the drums, or record myself playing the drums for your project) 3. Music Production (Help you produce an album or virtual concert) 4. Composition (Help you write a song, or write a song for you)
Japanese Arts Network
Japanese Arts Network
Japanese Arts Network
Japanese Arts Network
The Japanese Arts Network (JA-NE) is a national resource for artistic collaboration and connection. We provide access to resources, and develop programs and platforms that support and strengthen visibility for JaJA (Japanese and Japanese-American) Artists in America who create with 'cultural intention' and are vital to society. We are dedicated to bringing together artists, communities, and presenters by celebrating and advancing Japanese arts experiences in America.
Services available in the United States.
kaDON
kaDON
kaDON
kaDON
kaDON’s mission is simple: to empower the worldwide taiko community. kaDON.com offers online subscription-based instructional and repertoire courses on taiko, fue and narimono taught by the world’s most respected taiko artists. Our online store carries instruments by Miyamoto Unosuke Shoten of Asakusa, Tokyo from bachi and tabi to taiko, narimono, fue and T-shirts. When time allows, we organize unique in-person taiko experiences such as the kaDON Retreat. Learn more about us and let’s connect!
We ship worldwide but all international orders are processed manually. Please e-mail us to get started.
KAISER DRUMS
KAISER DRUMS
KAISER DRUMS
KAISER DRUMS
KAISER DRUMS® is all about Taiko drums, taiko accessories & International Taiko Concert nights in Germany. We love the power of Japanese drumming and we are looking forward to your inquiry or questions. Best taiko regards from KAISER DRUMS team and take care.
We deliver worldwide!
Kato Taiko
Kato Taiko
Kato Taiko
Kato Taiko
Quality Wine Barrel Taiko from recycled barrels.
Ships from Torrance, CA to anywhere in the world!
Kodo Arts Sphere America
Kodo Arts Sphere America
Kodo Arts Sphere America
Kodo Arts Sphere America
Kodo Arts Sphere America (KASA) started in 2002 as an American non-profit affiliated with Kodo, the Japanese taiko group from Sado Island. Programs include: Workshop tours in North America; KASA/Mix -- a taiko intensive in Japan with participants taking part in taiko/dance/song workshops and experiencing the lifestyle of Kodo apprentices; Exadon -- inter-generational physical, mental and nutritional program aimed at creating inner peace and well-being through positive action and thoughts.
Workshops can be throughout North America. KASA/Mix tour takes participants to Sado Island, Japan to live/study with Kodo. Exadon started on Sado Island and and is expanding to other parts of Japan.
Kollodiworks
Kollodiworks
Kollodiworks
Kollodiworks
Reusable and sustainable lifestyle-friendly goods made from primarily Japanese fabrics. Sandwich wraps, insulated fukuro for lunch or makeup, cloth masks, handkerchief clutches, snack pouches, and utensil cases.
Shipping to all 50 states. Custom or Wholesale orders available. TCA Members may email me to receive a coupon code for 10% off your order.
Marco Lienhard | TAIKOZA
Marco Lienhard | TAIKOZA
Marco Lienhard | TAIKOZA
Marco Lienhard | TAIKOZA
We offer professional-grade well-tuned Flutes (Shinobue and Shakuhachi). We also have student-level flutes (plastic and bamboo) as well. Offering with 40 years of experience: Taiko and Flute instruction, workshops – live or online. Instructional books on Shinobue and Shakuhachi available. CDs, Bachi, T-shirts, TAIKOZA merchandise available. We are dedicated to bringing high-quality items to the taiko community with correct tuning and pitch to make your study an easier journey. Choosing a flute is important.
Workshop instruction available in several languages: Japanese, German, French, Italian, and English. Workshops in person available worldwide. Choreography movement for Taiko piece available. Remote services available globally. Shipping for merchandise available worldwide.
Puna Taiko
Puna Taiko
Puna Taiko
Puna Taiko
Founded in 2003, Puna Taiko is a community-based taiko group located in Keaau on Hawaii Island. We are committed to providing instruction to anyone interested in studying the art of taiko, and offer ongoing classes as well as short-term workshop series. We're always happy to host taiko-visitors too, so please stop by if you're in town!
Classes are open to everyone! Ongoing classes include Youth Performance Taiko, Recreational Taiko, and General Shinobue. Keiki (Children) Taiko classes are coming soon! Private/Small Group Lessons are also available!
Rome Hamner
Rome Hamner
Rome Hamner
Rome Hamner
A certified Orff instructor with 20+ years of experience, Rome offers a wide array of programs that can help you and your group with all things taiko, from technique to stage presence to fundraising. In addition to composing, performing nationally, and presenting at international conferences, she teaches taiko in schools and community settings. Her “How to Teach Taiko” blog offers tips and support for taiko players new to teaching and music teachers new to taiko.
San Francisco Bay Area for in-person classes, school residencies and performances; U.S. for in-person workshops; globally for fundraising/grant-writing and remote classes and workshops.
South Bay Beat Institute
South Bay Beat Institute
South Bay Beat Institute
South Bay Beat Institute
A women-owned, queer-owned small business providing classes, workshops, residencies and performances in taiko and other music disciplines. Connect with your creativity and experience the fun, community, and transformative empowerment of group drumming. All ages, all levels welcome. NOTAFLOF. Programs are virtual during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’ve got shirts and other merch too! Ethically guided.
San Francisco Bay Area for in-person classes, school residencies and performances, globally for remote classes and workshops; shipping available within the US for most merch; shirts can be shipped globally.
Taiko.Biz
Taiko.Biz
Taiko.Biz
Taiko.Biz
Taiko gear made by taiko players, for taiko players... (And the people who love them.)
Taiko with Toni
Taiko with Toni
Taiko with Toni
Taiko with Toni
Custom bags/totes for everything "taiko" - and almost anything else you want to pack and carry! Sturdy utilitarian totes that can be customized to fit your specific needs (and whims!) Standard designs, custom designs, your choice from a wide selection of colors. Please contact me for estimates, questions, concerns, suggestions - or just to chat!! I look forward to making a tote for you! (Taiko performances, workshops, and classes are also available!!)
Based in Denver, Colorado. Please contact me for shipping (US and international), and for local, US, and international classes and performances!
TaikoCat
TaikoCat
TaikoCat
TaikoCat
TaikoCat apparel, accessories and artwork. "DON worry, be happy!"
Based in San Jose, California. Can ship internationally.
TaikoMac
TaikoMac
TaikoMac
TaikoMac
Mac Evans is a Philadelphia-based Taiko artist available for workshops, performances, and drum maintenance for taiko groups on the East Coast.
Available along the East Coast (travel from PA). Regular instruction and workshops within Philadelphia. Can travel for day-long workshops, classes, or performances, or remain in residence for all (looking at you, local colleges).
Taikomom Bachi Bags
Taikomom Bachi Bags
Taikomom Bachi Bags
Taikomom Bachi Bags
Handmade bags to carry all your taiko bachi in style.
Shipping within the continental US. Please contact for inquiries about international shipping.
tsugaruterry
tsugaruterry
tsugaruterry
tsugaruterry
Japan-inspired accessories: enamel pins and stickers