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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!

    See our Performances page for more info about upcoming events throughout the year.  

    GLTC 8th Annual Concert & Showcase: Dream 
    2018 June 10th SUN 4pm
    at The Berman Center for the Performing Arts

    We have a Dream... that every day we drum together in Peace and Joy. And every year we hold our GLTC Annual Concert & Showcase to celebrate taiko with our community. 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.

    [Read More about our annual concert...]




    43000 W. Nine Mile Rd (Suite #309), Novi, MI 48375

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    Phone: 248-773-8899

    Email: raion.taiko@gmail.com

    Find us on Facebook @greatlakestaiko

    Taiko in Michigan = https://www.michigantaiko.net