Chibi Taiko featuring Emiko Newman, Kaya Newman, Jordy Riley, Shinobu Homma, and Becky Jang. Composed by Tyrone Nakawatase of Inochi Taiko and arranged by Chibi Taiko. Shot by @MarkDarlingDOP with @ItsAdamCanuck. Sound by Billy d.
CHIBI: Japanese word for "little kid" TAIKO: Japanese word for "big drum"
CHIBI TAIKO: Canada's first youth taiko group!
The first children’s taiko ensemble in Canada, Chibi Taiko was formed in the fall of 1993 with the goal of passing this unique and dynamic performing art on to the next generation of Asian Canadians. The group’s philosophy emphasizes cooperation, leadership, responsibility and spirituality in addition to the physical and musical discipline needed to build a cohesive and dynamic taiko ensemble.