UNIQLO Taiko Battle

This past weekend, Kazan had the pleasure of competing alongside 6 other taiko teams in the inaugural collegiate taiko battle hosted by UNIQLO, in honor of the grand opening of their Santa Monica store! Continue reading “UNIQLO Taiko Battle”


Taiko Invitationals 2015!

Hello friends! This past weekend, Kazan spent two days at UCI for the 21st Intercollegiate Taiko Invitationals, hosted by UCI’s Jodaiko! It was a weekend filled with drumming, learning, and inspiration, and was a true intercollegiate experience, with groups from all over California in attendance. Though it was only a two day event, we felt closer to the collegiate taiko community than ever before, and left inspired and excited to bring our newfound knowledge back to Kazan in the fall. Continue reading “Taiko Invitationals 2015!”

KT Graduation Class of 2015!

In honor of yesterday’s graduation, Kazan Taiko would like to thank and congratulate our nine seniors for all their hard work, leadership, and accomplishments these last few years. It has truly been a pleasure playing with each and every one of you, and your faces will be missed by many not only in Kazan, but in the USC student community at large. Kazan Taiko wishes each of you the very best of luck in all your future endeavors! Come back and visit often!

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   Shoko Oda                      Andre Toure                  Kevin Nguyen

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 Cody Uyeda                   ShuWen Zhang                  Helena Yang

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   Gianni Chen                  Wade Yamazaki                Ze Khai Wong

                                              KT For Life!