One World Taiko is a professional Japanese drum ensemble
that incorporates dynamic movement and rhythmic grooves with heart pounding percussion

The group is available to perform for concerts, festivals,
national conventions, corporate events, employee celebrations
private special events, weddings, birthday parties, fund raisers
college performances, workshops, lectures, demonstrations
and school assemblies, workshops, artist in residence.

One World Taiko is now based in Denver, CO
year round as we completed our touring contract.
We are looking to book performances in Colorado
and throughout the U.S.

Contact One World Taiko



June 25-26, 2022
Denver Cherry Blossom Festival Performance
At Sakura Square in Downtown Denver

February 20, 2022
One World Taiko performed with the Denver Young Artists Orchestra
at the Denver Performing Arts Center's Boettcher Concert Hall





Meet our mascot, Mika, our Japanese Shiba-inu
Roll over image to see our real Mikachan
Artwork by Kyoka Hinami


One World Taiko Highlights


One World Taiko's 4th National U.S. Tour went from September 2019 to March 2020
Unfortunately our tour was stopped abruptly due to the COVID-19 Pandemic

One World Taiko's 3rd national tour went from September 2016 thru May 2017

We performed 265 shows during the 31 week tour

On our 2015-2016, we performed 297 shows throughout the USA

On our 2014-2015, we performed 294 shows in 38 states


One World Taiko performed for 5 weeks in Dubai,
United Arab Emirates




Performing at Global Village, Dubai, on the World Culture Main Stage.
There were over 100,000 visitors were in the park for the Grand Opening
and over 2 million visitors over the 5 weeks we performed.

Global Village site



One World Taiko performance at Seattle Center Winter Fest
Seattle, WA



One World Taiko performance at the SE Alaska State Fair
Haines, Alaska
Tom Ganner photo



Concert Performance at Bainbridge Performing Arts Center
Bainbridge Island, WA



Concert Performance at Intiman/Playhouse Theater, Seattle Center
Seattle, WA



Artist in Residence at Centrum Explorations Young Artists Project
Port Townsend, WA
Educational Programs



Performance at the Experience Music Project/SF Museum
for the Grand Opening of the Battlestar Galactica Exhibition
Seattle, WA



Performance at the Seattle Symphony's Celebrate Asia at Benaroya Hall
Seattle, WA



One World Taiko and friends perform in a Discovery Channel commercial
"The World is Just Awesome - Boom De Yada"



Performance on the Art Zone on the Seattle Channel - Cable TV Channel 21
Seattle, WA



Concert performance at the North American Taiko Conference "Taiko Jam"
at Benaroya Hall's S. Mark Taper Auditorium
Seattle, WA



Performance at the Dalai Lama's Seeds of Compassion
event at Centurylink Field in Seattle, WA.

We joined Native American and Brazilian drummers
providing the heartbeat rhythm during the Procession of Cultures
Seattle, WA


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