September 6th: Nikkei Matsuri at Nikkei Place August 1st: Powell Street Festival, Vancouver July 24th: Relief Concert for Nepal, Douglas College, New Westminster July 17th: Relief Concert for...read more →
May 4th (Sun) 8:30-10:30am BMO Vancouver Marathon Entertainment Station (W. 16th Avenue before the Westbrook Mall Roundabout) Chibi Taiko will be one of the 30...read more →
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.