Japanese Festival Drums

  • Japanese Festival Drums by Taikoza | Young Audiences New Jersey


The music of Taikoza personifies power, grace, pulse, and driving rhythm. In the electrifying Japanese Festival Drums, three performers provide students with an auditory and visual display that captures the vitality and cultural significance of the Japanese folk festival. Students will experience an important element of cultural life in the many villages that span across the country, highlighted by the thunderous rhythms of ancestral Japanese Taiko drums and the magical sounds of bamboo flutes. This celebratory experience, drawing from Japan’s rich tradition of music and performance, is a rare and unforgettable treat for American ears.

Price & Info


Assembly Price: $1,160

Assembly Two-in-a-Row Price: $1,525

Travel Fee: $75 per day


Audience Limit: 250

Program Length: 45 min.

Appropriate For Grade(s): Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th



Asian Pacific-American Heritage Month

End of Year Celebration

International Drum Month

Music in the Schools Month

Curriculum Standards

Curriculum Standards

Visual & Performing Arts


Technical Requirements

2 mics, 1 chair, Have children seated 15 feet away from the artists.