And you know what that means. If you don’t yet have your tickets, it’s both a crisis and an opportunity. A crisitunity. A crossanwich? Nervermind. It means there’s still time! Get your tickets now! Don’t miss this historic event in Minnesota’s taiko community. Five groups, including Minnesota’s very first and its most recently founded taiko […]Read More Issho Is Less Than A Month Away!
*cue impressive movie-trailer voiceover and orchestral music* In five weeks Five Minnesotan taiko groups Will perform on one stage To benefit two local nonprofit organizations … Will you be in the audience? Get Your Tickets Now Seating is limited and filling up fast Issho has been made possible in part by a grant from […]Read More Five weeks to Issho, and counting…
The wait is over! If you’ve been wondering when you can buy tickets to Issho, A Minnesota Taiko Celebration, that day is today! Seating is limited, so get your tickets now!Read More Tickets for Issho are now on sale!
Our thanks to all of you who have supported us via Facebook and GiveMN on the run up to and on Give To The Max Day! With your help, we’ve raised over $700 to power another year of questionable decisions involving large drums. But it’s also never too late to support us if you missed […]Read More Thank you for your support!
It’s not The Battle Of The Five Armies, it’s The Concert Of The Five Taiko Groups! This March, you’ll be able to see Ensō Daiko (part of Taiko Arts Midwest), Harisen Daiko, Kogen Taiko (Minnesota’s first Taiko group), St. Olaf Taiko and Taikollaborative all on one stage!! We told you we’d have big news for […]Read More Announcing Issho, A Minnesota Taiko Celebration
Here it is. Our fourth and final Give To The Max Day video. However, you’re going to want to keep this browser tab open for a special announcement coming later this afternoon. So keep an eye on us for a while longer. Thanks again to everyone who has donated to support us thus far. […]Read More The ideas of an unkind angel
Here we are at video three for Give To The Max Day. Another thank you to all those of you who have already donated to support us. You’re wonderful, and let no one tell you otherwise. This is something more traditional. Every taiko group has a version of Matsuri, which literally translated means Festival. But […]Read More Drums reccommended, but clearly Optional
We’d like to thank those of you who have already donated. You are clearly amazing and composed primarily of rainbows. Our second video of the day is…a little on the gamey side. However, it is another good example of what we get up to when we play at fan conventions vs. cultural festivals or community […]Read More When our Taiko gets a bit Gamey
Good Morning and welcome to Give To The Max Day! Today we’ll be posting not one, not two, but four – yes FOUR – new videos for your amusement. We begin with our mighty armamentarium of props. Because, as you know, we are Minnesota’s geekiest Taiko group. If you’d like to be a supporting part […]Read More Fully Equipped for Nonsense
Give to the Max Day is only one week away, and we have another video for you! Today the reason we only perform in the Greater Twin Cities Metro Area will become clear. Our thanks to those of you who have already supported us on GiveMN. You are awesome, and don’t let anyone tell you […]Read More Give to the Max Day is in one week