Photo credit:  Kimberly Spins

Kaminari Taiko's high-energy performances delight audiences large and small with a blend of traditional and modern musical styles. Based in Houston, we travel throughout Texas and across the South. Kaminari Taiko is a fixture at cultural events in several states, including the Houston Japan Festival, New Orleans Japan Fest, and the Nashville Cherry Blossom Festival.

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Book Kaminari Taiko for your next event!

Over the last eighteen years Kaminari Taiko has performed at concerts, government and corporate events, outdoor festivals, parades, lectures, school events, sporting events, awards ceremonies, banquets, and taiko workshops. We can accommodate a wide range of performance venues, from small private events to feature concerts and citywide festivals. Click here to contact Kaminari Taiko with a booking inquiry.



Upcoming Performances

Nashville Cherry Blossom Festival

Kaminari Taiko returns to Nashville to celebrate Japanese culture at this fun all-day festival with Japanese food, art, performances, and activities for all ages.

Houston Japan Festival

Kaminari Taiko will perform at the always-popular Japan Fest in Hermann Park on April 14 & 15, 2018.

Rothko Chapel Summer Solstice Celebration

Join us at the Rothko Chapel at sunset to celebrate the longest day of the year with an outdoor taiko performance next to the reflecting pool.