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Watsonville Taiko Group
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Watsonville Taiko Group|
|Address:||P.O. Box 1673|
Watsonville, CA 95077-1673
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Call for Times|
|Description:||Kizuka Hall: 150 Blackburn, Watsonville, CA
Watsonville Taiko, founded by Jim Hooker in September 1991, is a Taiko drumming community of performers and supporters. Ikuyo Conant, artistic director since 1992, set the group's goal to strive through exploration of Taiko to develop an art that combines drumming with folklore, mythology and symbolism.
There are different class levels and locations, please call or visit website for details.
|Mission:||To foster the evolving cultural expression and traditions of Taiko drumming through performances and public education.
|Languages other than English:||Japanese|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Varies Depending on Location|
|Eligibility:||Open to All|
|Areas Served:||Monterey County|
San Benito County
Santa Clara County
Santa Cruz County
|Cultural Heritage Groups|
Cultural Heritage Programs
Ethnic Music Groups
|This record last modified October 25, 2015|