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2015 Annual Report

TCA celebrated many benchmark accomplishments in 2015.  We voted in our first official board of directors, received a grant from the California Arts Council, and most importantly, hosted the first ever TCA sponsored North American Taiko Conference.  There were so many things to celebrate thanks

Membership Campaign 2015 Wrap-up

     That’s a wrap for our membership campaign in 2015. We thank you for helping us reach our fundraising goals during our 2015 Membership Campaign.  Since we started this endeavor in September, you helped us gain: 468 Total memberships 57 new TCA members 62% Charter member renewals We cannot thank you enough for your support. […]

TCA’s Data Team 2015

TCA is grateful to have many dedicated volunteers committed to empowering the people and advancing the art of taiko.  This week, we’d like to feature a key group of volunteers who are working to make sure that TCA’s membership data remains clean and organized.  The TCA Data Team takes all our membership submissions and processes […]

Holiday Photo Contest

Happy Holidays! We here at TCA are in the giving spirit and want to give you an extra entry to win a prize for the New Year Raffle. Simply enter the Holiday Photo Contest by submitting a photo showing your holiday spirit. Voting will take place on the TCA Facebook page from December 21st until January 1st. We […]

Taikothon 2015: Taikoppreciation

Taikothon 2015 was broadcast LIVE from Senshin Buddhist Temple in Los Angeles. Click here to watch feature taiko segments, performances, spontaneous taiko playing, and snapshots from the community: Taikoppreciation. Taiko-ppreciation Segments Solicited This year’s theme is “Taiko-ppreciation”. We want to know about all the different things and people you are thankful for.

TCA Announces Restructuring

  The North American Taiko Conference (NATC) 2015 was a major accomplishment. As one of the strategic goals since TCA’s inception, it was successful in bringing the community closer together and a way to share our passion for taiko. The TCA is proud to have achieved such a great conference. Many thanks to all of […]

Message from NATC15 Coordinator

Dear Friends, It has truly been an honor to serve as your NATC 2015 coordinator.  As I move on from this position, I’d like to thank the TCA Board of Directors and departing Executive Director, Bruce Davis for their assistance and guidance throughout the project.  This has been the most intense, challenging, surprising, yet meaningful […]

NATC 2015 is a WEEK AWAY!

Are you ready for NATC 2015?!  We can’t wait!  Check out these resources to get ready for the North American Taiko Conference in Las Vegas exactly ONE WEEK from today!! Our 2015 interns Sergio Minero, Cameron Blakemore, and Local Las Vegas Committee Chair Jennifer Caballero have been busy compiling a countdown to NATC series of […]

NATC 2015: Introducing a New Registration Process

We opened registration for the 2015 North American Taiko Conference to EVERYONE, members and non-members on Saturday, December 13, 2014 during Taiko-thon 2014 with a brand new registration system that is similar to course registration at a university. Pricing, Workshop Information, and directions on how to use our Registration system went LIVE via our brand […]