WHERE TO LEARN TAIKO IN MELBOURNE

Want to know where to learn Taiko in Melbourne? Think you can keep a beat?

Melbourne is home to many Japanese cultural performing groups. You may have seen a few of them recently at the Melbourne Japanese Summer Festival and Box Hill Japanese Festival. Many Australians have become intrigued with the Japanese culture, music and dance. Fortunately we can all experience and feel Japan in Melbourne without even boarding a plane!

Want to know where to learn Taiko in Melbourne? We recommend checking out the below Melbourne Taiko groups.

 

Photo Credit – Australia Miyake Kai

AUSTRALIA MIYAKE KAI

WHERE TO LEARN TAIKO IN MELBOURNE

Australia Miyake Kai started in 2012. They provide Taiko drumming performances and demonstrations at festivals and events in Melbourne. They also provide workshops for people who want to learn Taiko in Melbourne. You may recognise this group from our 2017 Christmas party event in Box Hill. Australia Miyake Kai performed live for our students along with the Melbo-ren Awa Odori dancers providing a fantastic Japanese cultural experience.

Australia Miyake Kai regularly runs practice sessions in Collingwood. Their address is corner Cromwell St and McCutcheon Way, Collingwood College.
Want to learn Taiko in Melbourne with Australia Miyake Kai?
  • DAYS: 4 x Evenings (Wednesdays x 2, Fridays x 2)
  • TIMES: 7:10pm – 8:20pm (Wednesdays) 7:30pm – 9:00pm (Fridays)
  • CONTACT: Ayako Tsunazawa
  • EMAIL: wasshoi@miyake.org.au
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Photo Credit – Wadaiko Rindo

WADAIKO RINDO 

WHERE TO LEARN TAIKO IN MELBOURNE

Wadaiko Rindo was established in 1994. Their dynamic performances are well know throughout Australia. Wadaiko Rindo provides weekly Taiko classes in Melbourne. They also provide school demonstrations, workshops and performances for festivals and corporate events.

Wadaiko Rindo has grown to a Taiko drumming school of over 130 active students with over a dozen of weekly classes running each week.
  • ADDRESS: St Philips Anglican Church Hall – 144-148 Hoddle Street, Abbotsford
  • PRICING: $96 per term (8 lessons per term) or $18 casual fee.
  • CONTACT: toshi@wadaikorindo.com
  • EMAIL: mia@wadaikorindo.com
  • Directions
  • Website