Tsukasa Taiko

Tsukasa Taiko

Under the direction of prominent musician Tatsu Aoki, “Tsukasa Taiko” is one of the leading Taiko (Japanese drumming) programs in the Midwest. “Tsukasa Taiko’s” mission is to preserve and pass on the traditional concepts of Taiko as a cultural legacy and to utilize these concepts in expanding and evolving the Taiko form. Dedicated to strengthening the Chicago Japanese American/Asian American communities and being a leader in the Taiko drumming culture of the Midwest, “Tsukasa Taiko” maintains an international profile by performing around the world throughout the year while remaining an active, positive presence in the metropolitan Chicago area.