en Taiko Youth Japanese taiko drum ensemble


en Taiko is a Japanese drumming group by youth drummers. The group started activities in Portland, Oregon, in 2007 as an effort to introduce Japanese culture to local communities. The group carries on a centuries-old musical tradition from Japan, and performs at various cultural events. en Taiko plays not only Japanese traditional style taiko, but also shares the exploration of a new art form such as collaborative music creation with taiko and marimba. Audience will enjoy experiencing the taiko drumming at the end of performance!

Recent Workshop/Residency work

Portland Community College

Providence Bridge Pedal 2014

Richmond Elementary School

Camellia Festival in Newburg

Washougal High School

N. Portland Library 

Holgate Library 

Sunnyside Library 

Pacific University

Chocolate Festival 

Tigard Library

Gresham Library

Hillsdale Library

Three Creeks Library

The Mall Library

Regional Arts & Culture Council Fundraising event

and more



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