Yamabiko Taiko is a Japanese-style drumming group based in Kelowna, BC, Canada. Composed of members of the community, Yamabiko practices and performs throughout the year.

Beginner Practices 

Yamabiko Taiko will hold a beginner practice at the end of January and the end of September each year.  Beginner practices are for those who want to try taiko, and also for those who want to join the group.   Wear flexible clothing, bring a bottle of water, and be prepared to sweat a bit!   The practice starts at 7 pm sharp in the basement of Kelowna Buddhist Temple, 1089 Borden Ave in Kelowna.  The fee is $5.

Please contact us for the exact date of the beginner practice as the date approaches.

Performances in 2019:

Saturday Saturday Oct 19th, at the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre, Yamabiko performs for Vernon Diwali Festival.  Time: 7:00 pm

Sunday, November 17th, Yamabiko performs at A Taste of Japan.  Time: 1 pm.   Location:  Dr. Knox Middle School, Kelowna, BC.