Recent Updates and News

*GLTC Classes Calendar*

Info & Registration now available for remaining Summer Session & 2017-18 Classes beginning this Fall. 

SAT 7/22 & TUE 7/25: Odaiko Techniques begins > Sign up for 4 week intensive to play the big drum!

MON 7/24: TaikoFit Class 6-7pm > Start a series of TaikoFitness fun!

SUN 7/30: Free Drop-in Class in Novi 1pm > Learn about taiko!

*GLTC Event Calendar*

TUE July 25th 6:30pm > Raion Taiko Concert in the Park @White Lake (MI)

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The Great Lakes Taiko Center is committed to sharing authentic, Japanese taiko drumming through education, workshops, and performances. 


Learn about Taiko Classes!

 We love to share taiko and hope you will join us for a class.

  • Classes available for ages 3 - 103
  • No musical experience required
  • Stay active, learn a new skill and make new friends
  • Students may perform at our annual concert in June
  • Join one of the Midwest's largest taiko community!

    Experience Taiko Performances!  

    Whether you’re a taiko enthusiast, or perhaps just curious to see Japanese Taiko drumming for the first time, you are sure to enjoy the wonderful spirit of our Taiko Center students and the amazing artistry of our Midwest Taiko ensembles. See our Performances page for more info about upcoming events.  


    43000 W. Nine Mile Rd, Novi, MI 48375

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    Phone: 248-773-8899


    Find us on Facebook @greatlakestaiko

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