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2020 TCA Grants Awarded

Our largest Grant Program to date (mini no more!), we are excited to announce the award of $15,000 shared between five unique projects and programs in the North American taiko community. Read below to learn more about each of our 2020 grantees and be sure to mark your calendars if you are able

Taiko Voices Journal: The Introduction

Photograph by Lisa Duncan Photography.   This is the first in a series of posts by Heidi Varian, Project Coordinator for Taiko Voices, the 50th Anniversary Song Commission sponsored by TCA that earned a highly competitive Creative Work Fund grant  in October of last year. JANUARY: The Introduction Taiko Voices was conceived by San Jose Taiko (SJT) General Manager and

Learning from the Audience: How San Jose Taiko Utilizes Data

In the month of May, TCA is releasing weekly blog posts about various ways the taiko community is utilizing data.  This week’s post features a Q&A with San Jose Taiko (SJT)’s Executive Director Wisa Uemura.   Wisa discusses how SJT has utilized surveys to collect audience feedback, and some tips for any groups who would like […]