The Tacoma Buddhist Temple offers a once monthly Open Taiko Session for anyone 12 and older (Temple members and people in the general community) interested in taiko and wanting to try it. These sessions are an opportunity for the many people have seen taiko performances, have felt the energy and joy of playing, and want a chance to try it!

Participants who find that they are interested in becoming skillful at playing taiko receive information about formal workshops and lessons that can be obtained in Seattle and Bellevue. Though these sessions are hosted by a member of Fuji Taiko, the sessions are not affiliated with the Tacoma Fuji Taiko group. Wednesday Open Taiko sessions are usually held on the 4th Wednesday of each month.

Registration is required or if you’d like more information, contact…Wendy Hamai (