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BREAKING NEWS: Asano Taiko Drum Donation!!

Asano Taiko has made a large donation of drums to the Taiko Community Alliance’s fundraising efforts!  Their donation includes: -1.6shaku Nagado Taiko + Slant Stand -1.5shaku Katsugi Okedo Daiko -Namitsuke Bolt Shime Daiko -2cho Bolt Shime Daiko -2cho Rope Shime Daiko We are extremely

12 Days of Taiko

Congratulations to all who participated in the 12 Days of Taiko, an exclusive members-only drawing of “odaiko-sized” proportions! With the help of sponsoring groups, vendors, and individuals, TCA gave away prizes to our charter members at random from Saturday, December 14th to Wednesday, December 25th, 2013: the 12 days leading up to a grand prize...

#TaikoTuesday 12.10.2013

It’s #TaikoTuesday again!!  Post a photo of your current, former or favorite taiko group, and encourage all of them to sign up for TCA so your group can match Soh Daiko’s 100% challenge!

#TaikoTuesday 12.3.2013

In honor of Miyamoto Unosuke Shoten’s $10K challenge donation to TCA, we’d like to show our appreciation to all taiko drum makers everywhere!  Post your favorite piece of taiko equipment!!!  If you don’t have a photo… tell us your favorite drum making story!

Give the Gift of TCA Membership!

Wondering what gift to get for a fellow taiko enthusiast?  With the holiday season moving swiftly upon us, take some time to consider pledging TCA charter membership for a fellow taiko player, or taiko supporter!  You can give the gift of membership today! Just like the rest of our charter memberships, these gift memberships are...


We all have our own unique taiko journeys.  Let’s celebrate Thanksgiving together by posting a photo of a taiko player you’re thankful for! On this Taiko Tuesday, TCA is thankful to be part of such a vibrant and diverse community. Thanks to all of you for your support so far! #taikotuesday

Announcing #TaikoTuesday!

In an effort to spread the taiko love, the Taiko Community Alliance is starting a campaign called #TaikoTuesday. This will be the first of many, and to kick it off, we’re encouraging all of you to open your gallery on your computer, your phone, or wherever it is you store pictures and post the first...

Introducing TaikoSource!!

TCA is proud to announce our partnership with Taikosource.com! Check out their website for an extensive taiko glossary, taiko database, a feed of live taiko tweets, and so much more!!! Check out TaikoSource

Introducing Taikothon!

Watch the inaugural taiko-thon here: Taiko-thon 2013 Thank you to all the groups who participated in Taiko-thon 2013, the first of its kind. TCA hosted the first-ever Taiko-thon, an on-line event, to kick-off our Charter Membership and fundraising campaign. Our goal was to raise $50,000 by December 31st. If you missed it, click the Livestream...